Thursday, December 9, 2010

Short Takes

WikiLeaks supporters launched a hack attack against MasterCard and Visa.

Secretary of Defense Robert Gates says the strategy in Afghanistan is working.

The Senate will begin debate on the tax bill.

Everyone’s waiting for Sen. Susan Collins (R-ME) to make up her mind on DADT.

The DREAM Act advances in the House of Representatives.

They finally have a winner — Democrat Mark Dayton — in the Minnesota governor’s race.

NY Mayor Bloomberg says he is not going to run for president, period.

Digging in — Gov.-elect Scott of Florida won’t commit to a plan to dredge the Miami harbor.