Episode 323

Hugo Chavez becomes a dictator, subprime mortgage fallout starts to hit local governments, Obama and Huckabee lead in Iowa and finally, Washington State Democrats cave on property taxes. 

Links Mentioned: The energy bill back on track … King Carlos tries to shut up Chavez … as Venezula votes to make him king … Jeb Bush’s sweet deal … Rudy Giuliani’s problem … New Iowa poll … The property tax vote in Olympia.

Update: D’oh! Chavez lost the election…