Friday, July 23, 2010

Short Takes

Finally: President Obama signs the jobless benefits bill.

Making the case: Both sides present their arguments in the lawsuits against the Arizona immigration bill.

The House Ethics panel has a date with Rep. Charlie Rangel (D-NY).

What a heel: Ken Buck, a Republican running in the primary for the Senate in Colorado against Jane Norton, tells voters to choose him because he doesn’t wear high heels.

President Obama called Shirley Sherrod and made nice.

Tropical Update: It’s Tropical Storm Bonnie now, and it looks like we might get a bit of rain here.

The First Family will be here in Florida just in time to get a taste of Bonnie.

R.I.P. Ralph Houck, Tigers manager from 1974-1978.

The Tigers are back on a winning track; they beat the Blue Jays 5-2.