Tuesday, March 9, 2010

Short Takes

On the road — President Obama hits the campaign trail for healthcare reform.

Rep. Bart Stupak (D-MI) says we can work things out on his abortion issues with the bill.

200 people were killed in rioting in Nigeria.

The Israelis and Palestinians agree to hold indirect talks.

President Obama has nominated retired Maj. Gen. Robert Harding to head up the TSA; hopefully he’ll be confirmed within the year.

There are places where the recession didn’t hit.

Rep. Eric Massa (D-NY) resigned yesterday and blamed everybody else for his problems in the process.

From hero to zero: Florida Republicans really don’t like Charlie Crist any more.

Miami’s Jackson Hospitals finds that now is not the best time to be expanding one hospital while closing others.

The cold weather in January killed more than tomatoes.