December 1, 2009
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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