Authority Spending, Boardwalk Repair, Obama’s Reaganesque Speech

Richard Brodsky is worried that state authorities, which he calls “Soviet-style bureaucracies,” will screw up stimulus spending. [Newsday]

Nine hundred guns were recovered this weekend in the first gun buyback program in Queens. [1010]

There’s a little outrage that Marty Markowitz wants stimulus funds to repair the Coney Island boardwalk, especially with that whole potato chip amphitheatre in the works. [GL]

A liberal blogger says Niagara Republicans can have Jack Davis. [RT]

Robert Gibbs is setting expectations for Obama’s speech tonight very high. [Politico]

Roland Burris is not going to resign, but he may pacify critics by just promising not to run in 2010. [ST]

Authority Spending, Boardwalk Repair, Obama’s Reaganesque Speech