While the Associated Press has run an investigative piece into the flowers and zoning exceptions Republican veep nominee Sarah Palin received as mayor of Wasilla, Alaska, the press hasn't done nearly enough digging into Barack ObamaBarack Hussein ObamaLet's not play Charlie Brown to Iran's Lucy Mattis dodges toughest question At debate, Warren and Buttigieg tap idealism of Obama, FDR MORE's ties to a convicted felon, Tony Rezko, or his $100,000 earmark for a former aide, writes Mark Hemingway. Conservatives should back the bailout bill since Rep. Eric CantorEric Ivan CantorEmbattled Juul seeks allies in Washington GOP faces tough battle to become 'party of health care' 737 crisis tests Boeing's clout in Washington MORE (R-Va.) and the rest of the House GOP were able to forced negotiators to at least re-craft the measure, writes Jack Fowler.