–Florida GOP Gov. Crist goes green in Florida.
–Minnesota Gov. Pawlenty comes out against boosting trade with Cuba as McCain courts the Cuban vote.
—The Boston Herald mentions the “buzz” growing around Romney on the ticket and notes that he’s co-hosting a fund-raiser for McCain in Boston Wednesday.
–And Politico looks at a potential Obama veep Jim Webb’s statements on the Confederate cause.
Plus: Read TIME.com’s take on both parties’ contenders.
HALPERIN’S TAKE: Underrated and overrated Veep qualifications.