Friday, March 20, 2009

Short Takes

Bonus Bill Passes — The House hits executive bonuses with 90% taxes. Will it pass Constitutional muster?

Dodd on the Hot Seat — Sen. Chris Dodd (D-CT) gets grief for letting A.I.G. get their bonuses.

Geithner Takes the Rap — Treasury Secretary says he asked Sen. Dodd for the bonus loophole.

Obama on “Tonight” — The president yucks it up with Jay Leno.

Shovel-Ready — The White House plans to plant a vegetable garden.

Tropical Forecast — Forecasters call for a light hurricane season.

It’s a Go for the new Marlins stadium in Miami… as long as they find some money to pay for it.

Tigers Lose
— Braves 5, Tigers 2. 17 days.