Diary

Today's Headlines -- Feb. 26, 2009

http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2009/feb/26/hard-choices-budget-sees-175-trillion-deficit/

‘Hard choices’ budget sees $1.75 trillion deficit

http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2009/feb/26/outlook-grim-for-budgets-costly-initiatives/

Outlook grim for budget’s costly initiatives

http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2009/feb/26/raid-on-immigrants-alarms-obama-backers/

Raid on illegals dismays Obama backers

http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2009/feb/26/lawmakers-hit-obama-proposal-to-cut-farm-aid/

Lawmakers reject Obama plan to cut farm aid
See no need to review subsidies in bill completed last year

http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2009/feb/26/napolitano-urges-war-on-mexican-drug-violence/

Homeland security: Help needed on U.S. border

http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2009/feb/26/operation-against-mexican-drug-cartel-yields-755-a/

755 arrested in drug cartel operation

http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2009/feb/26/oil-chiefs-make-case-for-offshore-drilling/

Oil chiefs pledge more offshore drilling
Obama reverses Bush policies

http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2009/feb/26/obama-still-crafting-iran-policy/

Obama still crafting Iran policy
Clinton aide named week before IAEA board meeting

http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2009/feb/26/omalley-marches-against-death-penalty/

O’Malley rallies against death penalty

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Follow-up from Wednesday’s interviews:
1. Roger Barnett, the AZ rancher, fears for his life and for the safety of his family.
2. Ann Coulter accuses Dems of doing the math to create more single mothers.

Maria Stainer
Assistant Managing Editor
Continuous News Desk
The Washington Times
http://www.washingtontimes.com