Today's Stories (March 23, 2009)
Wall Street Journal (
Legions of Pennsylvania Republicans and independents switched to vote Democratic in 2008, and GOP Sen. Arlen Specter needs them back for his Primary race against right-wing extremists.
St. Paul Pioneer Press (
Despite an attempt to backtrack this morning, former U.S. Sen. Coleman's attorney said on the radio Wednesday he believes Coleman will lose his attempt to persuade a three-judge panel to overturn Al Franken's 225-vote lead.
Bloomberg News (
The Obama administration will announce details of a plan today to expand the $700 billion rescue of the financial system that will rely on enticing private investors to buy the troubled assets clogging banks’ balance sheets.
Denver Post (
Former Colorado Congressman Scott McInnis has been saying for weeks that it's too early to announce whether he's running for governor next year, but privately he's telling his friends: "I'm in."