Zoe Lofgren, D-San Jose, told a crowd that patent reform needs to be pushed ahead, starting with venue reform. National Journal via 271 Patent Blog. Meanwhile, I'm looking forward to getting a recording of today's debate over IP between legal experts in the McCain and Obama camps. The debate will cover "patent reform, piracy, counterfeiting and judicial appointments," per the Rocky Mountain News.
UPDATE: My co-reporter will have more on IP and the election in the next print edition.