Reason Morning Links: White House Rushed Into Solyndra Deal, A Republican Wins Anthony Weiner's Old Seat, Rick Perry Taken Aback by Death Cheers


  • Republican Bob Turner won New York's 9th Congressional District last night. 
  • Rick Perry was not comfortable with audience members who cheered for the death penalty of a young uninsured man at a recent GOP debate. 
  • Emails show White House pushed the Office of Management and Budget to approve the Solyndra loan. 
  • The case against video game tax credits. (Video game production is one of the most highly subsidized industries in the country.)
  • A liberal public interest group has filed an ethics complaint against Oversight Committee Chair Rep. Darrell Issa.
  • Market strategist David Zervos: "The bottom line is that it looks like a Lehman like event is about to be unleashed on Europe WITHOUT an effective TARP like structure fully in place."

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