Quickly today, because I'm still swamped with reporting.

The Republican War on Voting. David Savage of the the Los Angeles Times reports. Steve Benen and Joan McCarter discuss. 

Paul Ryan seems unhappy. E.J. Dionne does not.

The secret of Elizabeth Warren. Dana Milbank explains.

The cruelest cuts. Benjamin Dueholm in the Washington Monthly describes what austerity budgets mean for foster parents. 

Photo of the day: From my kitchen, above. Yes, I live in a house full of math geeks.

Video of the day: Below. Going with the theme.