Reason Morning Links: Byrd Dies, G20 Clashes, Kagan Hearings Begin Today Radley Balko | 6.28.2010 8:06 AM Sen. Robert Byrd (D-WV) dead at 92. Activists, police clash at G20 summit; G20 leaers say deficits biggest threat to world economy. Lobbyists take aim at financial overhaul bill. Elena Kagan confirmation hearings begin today. Gas station owners with BP contracts suffering from boycotts. Radley Balko is a journalist at The Washington Post.