Good morning, Alley readers. Let's get straight to the headlines.
Labor unions and liberal groups are worried President Obama could "betray" them in a lame-duck deal to cut entitlement programs, The Hill reports.
Indiana Senate candidate Republican state Treasurer Richard Mourdock suggested that when women who are raped get pregnant, God intended it in a debate Tuesday.
Clint Eastwood gets serious in a new American Crossroads campaign ad. (Read: No chair humor involved.)
The Senate would be unlikely to take up an ethics investigation of Rep. Shelley Berkley if she beats Republican Dean Heller, Majority Leader Harry Reid predicts, Roll Call reports.