Political Headlines - July 2, 2012

Here are the top POLITICAL headlines from today: 


  • The politics of disaster:  National security columnist Juliette Kayyem writes about how the Colorado wildfires have brought the political implications of natural disaster to  light during an election year. 


  • Health care ruling fulfills Kennedy's 'cause': Vicki Kennedy, widow of the late Senator Ted Kennedy, says that now that part of his legacy has been fulfilled with the Supreme Court's upholding of the health care law, it's time to move onto other business. More from correspondent Callum Borchers.