Leftovers - December 9, 2011

December 09, 2011 6:00 pm ET — Media Matters Action Network

Gov. Rick Perry doesn't know how many justices sit on the U.S. Supreme Court.

Donald Trump is rethinking his debate, which would feature only Newt Gingrich and Rick Santorum.

Fox News is "signaling an interest in hiring Herman Cain."

The GOP proposes a bill tying the payroll tax extension to the Keystone XL pipeline.

Jeb Bush: "I couldn't resist" kissing a Democratic donor's bald head.

James Traub says in Foreign Policy that Afghan President Hamid Karzai has to go.

Rep. Joe Walsh will try for reelection in Illinois' 8th District.

Watch a time-lapse video of the Capitol Christmas Tree being set up and lit: