MIDDAY ROUNDUP

FROM THE BLOGS:
How to reduce Wall Street Pay - Ezra Klein
When is EFCA the answer? - Brad Peck, ChamberPost
Panetta's problem - Daphne Eviator, Washington Independent
Castro, Race and the CBC - Ray Walser, The Foundry
Making the Geither plan work - Matthew Yglesias
Back to race and drugs - Jonah Goldberg, The Corner
Running and behavioral economics - N. Scheiber, The Stash
LA Times front page ad/article - Michelle Malkin
Memo to Roger Cohen - Jeffrey Goldberg, The Atlantic
GOP budget is...progressive? - Ali Frick, Think Progress
A conversation with Rick Warren - H. Hewitt, Townhall
Bad lenders, not bad borrowers - Masaccio, Firedoglake
Roger Cohen's liberation - David Hazony, Contentions
Stimulate public transportation - Jonathan Cohn, The Plank

OTHER NEWS SOURCES:
Democrat's lead grows in NY-20 - The Hill
Justice files charges against contractors - The Hill
Attack kills 5 GI's, 2 Iraqis - NY Times
Talks with pirates continue - Washington Post