Thursday, December 17, 2009

Short Takes

The House passes a jobs bill.

The Federal Trade Commission goes after Intel.

A Senate panel — led by Joe Lieberman — approves a domestic benefits bill for federal employees and their same-sex partners.

An immigration reform bill has been filed in the House.

Climate changes talks in Copenhagen get distracted by protesters.

Like a good neighbor? State Farm Insurance deigns to stay in Florida as long as they can raise their rates and cut the number of people they insure.

I think someone needs to explain to Kendrick Meek that selling war bonds is not necessarily a good idea.

A Miami hotel wasn’t to blame for guests death from Legionnaire’s disease.

Out of the ditch: the Mars lander may come back to life.

R.I.P. Roy Disney, nephew of Walt.