Wednesday, November 18, 2009

Short Takes

President Obama avoids politics in China.

Unsettling — The US is not happy with Israel’s plan for new settlements in Jerusalem.

Three Democrats hold the future of the healthcare bill.

Sen. Harry Reid (D-NV), though, is optimistic about the bill’s ability to get 60 votes.

The Senate may vote to bring Gitmo detainees to the US.

War of words — Peru accuses Chile of spying.

Florida’s high-speed rail may get a special legislative session.

Miami’s City Commission is still in turmoil.

Scott Rothstein volunteers to give up his law license.