Democracy Now

Democracy Now! (9 am) – September 9, 2008

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US Bails Out Fannie Mae & Freddie Mac; Sarah Palin and the Wasilla Church of God; And Breaking with Convention (Part II): Highlights from the RNC, from the Suites to the Streets to the Convention Floor.

Today’s Headlines

    * Hurricane Ike Forces Evacuation of Over One Million Cubans
    * In Haiti Hurricanes Leave 600 Dead, One Million Homeless
    * Bush to Send 4,500 More Troops to Afghanistan
    * Report: US Carrying Out Targeted Assassinations in Iraq
    * McCain and Obama Clash Over “Maverick” Label
    * Video: Palin Supported Alaska’s Bridge to Nowhere in 2006
    * Russian to Hold Joint Military Exercises with Venezuela
    * Facing Political Pressure, MSNBC Reshuffles Campaign Anchors
    * NYPD Sued Over Surveillance Plan
    * Study: Police in Houston Use Tasers Mostly on Blacks
    * Tree-Sit Standoff in Berkeley Intensifies