These are the stories the staff of The Ed Show are keeping an eye on …
- President Bush didn’t go to Ground Zero today and The NY Daily News says a “highly-placed source” reports the former president didn’t go because he thinks he should have gotten more credit for bin Laden’s capture.
- Rep. Eric Cantor is backpedaling away from Ryan’s budget plan since people are catching on to how it would end Medicare and Medicaid.
- Fortune magazine reports that profits are up 81% for fortune 500 companies–that makes the US income disparity greater than some Third World countries like Ethiopia.
- The first GOP debate is in South Carolina tonight but Fox media restrictions exclude AP and Reuters.
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