Wednesday, March 25, 2009

Short Takes

Mostly About Money — The president’s press conference last night was devoted to the economy.

Transcript — if you missed the press conference.

More Power — Treasury Secretary Geithner and Fed Chair Bernanke want to regulate more than just banks.

Budget Cutting — Democrats put their money where their mouth is.

Travels with Charlie, Cont’d — Gov. Crist says he pays for his personal travel, but can’t prove it.

No Raises — Broward County teachers keep pace with Miami-Dade; no raises this year.

Anti-discrimination laws kept on the books in Gainesville — Voters turned back an attempt to repeal gay rights protections.

Saving the papers — A bill is being proposed to rescue faltering newspapers.

R.I.P. George Kell — Hall of Famer and longtime Tigers TV broadcaster dies at 86.