Today’s news — Obama’s budget and card check
Pressure is growing on newly-minted Democrat Arlen Specter to cave in on card check. An Associated Press story says Vice President Biden thinks Specter will have an “open mind” on a compromise bill.
Another 48 people have been killed in Iraqi car bombings, CNN reports.
Fox reports the New Hampshire Senate has voted to OK gay marriage.
House Democrats have passed Obama’s budget, and taken a step toward forcing the president’s health care program through the Senate in the face of a possible GOP filibuster, the AP says.