Graph of the Day for December 1, 2009

"I don't know how to create [an] affordable, well-designed, plug-in hybrid, but I know that if the Japanese can...then doggone it, the American people should be able to do the same."  President Obama, April 2009. 


 Source:  The American (Journal of the American Enterprise Institute). 

Hoven's Index for December 1, 2009

Amount of back taxes Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner failed to pay the IRS:  $35,000.

Among President Obama, his Vice President and 15 Cabinet officers, number with military experience:  2 (Gates at Defense and Shinseki at Veterans Affairs).

Number of lawyers:  8.

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