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1) I was playing around with this Visual Budget Tracker over at The Daily Caller. Let me know if you find anything interesting in it. Also, welcome Daily Caller to the Internet.

2) No one has been punished for ethical wrong-doing since the Democrats won back control of Congress in 2006. That could be a good accomplishment, aside from the fact that I was engaged by a less-than sober person at the bar last week about “how in the h***” Charlie Rangel is still in charge of writing tax law. Your move Congress.

3) The Washington Post story on the Dingell’s is a pretty good way to understand how ethics laws affect lawmakers, their spouses and relationships in Washington.