"What is the Real State of the Union?" a special report by the Atlantic Monthly in partnership with the New America Foundation
a PDF version of their Real State of the Union paper.

http://www.accuracy.org/2003/

Annotated version of the Congressional Progressive Caucus

http://www.fpif.org/commentary/2003/0301souann.html
http://www.fpif.org/commentary/2003/0301souresp.html

"Empire Strikes First"
"There was no smoking gun last night. There was merely a smoky allusion." -- Maureen Dowd

no "axis of evil"; no reference to that "dead or alive" guy

David Corn

John Nichols

William Hartung

http://www.legitgov.org/mike_essay_unclear_unpresent_danger_012903.html