Two F-16 fighter jets scrambled on Sunday when several small civilian aircraft wandered into restricted air space over where President Obama was playing golf with Tiger Woods in my adopted state of Florida. Our tax dollars at work.
The "sequester" has taken effect. According to multiple news reports, an early casualty will be the shipbuilding industry, especially on the military side. But it will also make more difficult the full implementation of the derivatives piece of the Dodd-Frank Act.
On March 15, the Federal Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia nullified FERC's order fining Brian Hunter $30 million dollars for manipulating the price of natural gas futures contracts on the New York Mercantile Exchange in 2006.