New York Times: "Hopes Dwindling for Compromise in Budget Talks"
Mickey Kaus on Paul Krugman's latest stimulus flip-flop.
Politico: "House lawmakers Tuesday stymied an initial effort by Republicans to put an end to infamous light bulb efficiency standards."
Commentary: "Obama: Unneeded Income Belongs to the Government"
Byron York: "Fresh doubt cast on Obama's health care story"