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Gossip Roundup: Rush, Can You Spare a Little Blue Pill?
- Heard on the Hill: Sen. Hillary Clinton and her staffers felt "snubbed" when Clinton was kept out of the loop concerning a press conference about Democratic efforts to win an increase in the minimum wage. Clinton aide to spokesperson for Sen. Harry Reid: "You suck... How could you do this?" [Roll Call]
- Reliable Source: Valeisha Butterfield, daughter of Rep. G.K. Butterfield (D-N.C.), was briefly engaged to the rapper known as The Game.... Dick Cheney has a deer in his backyard. [WP]
- Rush & Molloy: Celebs turn out for the launch party for The Senator and the Socialite, Lawrence Otis Graham's new book about Blanche Bruce, the first African-American elected to a full U.S. Senate term... Sen. Joe Biden can live without the presidency: "I'd rather be at home making love to my wife while my children are asleep." [NYDN]
- Under the Dome: House Majority Leader John Boehner has had many crappy jobs over the years. [The Hill]