Wednesday, March 4, 2009

Short Takes

It’s a start — The White House is starting the review process of Don’t Ask/Don’t Tell.

Big and Small — States put stimulus money to work in a patchwork of ways.

Search Ended — “The Coast Guard called off the search Tuesday for two NFL players and a third man lost at sea off the Florida coast after their boat capsized during a fishing trip.

Other Problems for Steele — RNC chair Michael Steele has some leftover issues from his campaign for the Senate.

Defending the Spending — Obama administration officials explain the budget.

Stalled by Cuba — Sen. Robert Menendez (D-NJ) is holding up the budget debate because of the language on the Cuban embargo. Ejole.

Animal Magnetism — Keeping crocodiles confused keeps them safer.

Tigers Update — Tigers 7, Venezuela 5 in Spring Training play.