Econintersect: Every day our editors collect the most interesting things they find from around the internet and present a summary “reading list” which will include very brief summaries of why each item has gotten our attention. Suggestions from readers for “reading list” items are gratefully reviewed, although sometimes space limits the number included.
- Senators rally around Feinstein, demand answers from CIA (Wesley Lowery and Ed O’Keefe, The Washington Post) Perhaps there is still one way that members of Congress are like the rest of us?
- Twitter Suffers Outage, Returns After 47 Minutes Down (Martin Beck, Marketing Land) Hat tip to Alun Hill. Econintersect’s managing editor started following two additional people today. Perhaps the extra load was more than Twitter could handle.
- A Dot on the Map, After Scandal, Could Be Wiped Off (Lizette Alvarez, The New York Times) Read this story about American exceptionalism.
- Fannie, Freddie could send $179.2 billion to taxpayers: White House (Margaret Chadbourn, Reuters) If the government makes money from a business does that make the government a capitalist or the business a socialist?
There are 14 articles discussing Obamacare ‘behind the wall’ today.
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