A heartening talking point: Paul Ryan refuses to give up.
Possible starter topic: Scott Brown, part deux?
It worked in Massachusetts, so Illinois Republicans are looking for a repeat.
"This is not Obama's seat, it's the people's seat," Rep. Mark Steven Kirk, the Republican candidate running for Illinois' Senate seat vacated by the president, declares at campaign stops.
A very frightening topic for discussion and debate: Moody's threatens "downward pressure" on the US's credit rating.
For general discussion and debate. Possible talking point: Does she or doesn't she?
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said Saturday she's confident the House will pass health care legislation and dismissed Republican criticism that she did not have enough votes for the measure.
Is she being honest or playing a game of poker? What's the next step for ObamaCare?
Share thoughts on the latest health care poll numbers: 68 percent now oppose passing the plan without GOP support.
For general discussion and debate. Possible talking point: after some introspection, Dems realize they've failed to adequately address the country's concerns.