Morning Shots | March 19, 2010

Spending less on rental vehicles. (Argus Leader) Of course, in addition to talking about raising fees (and cutting operating costs) you would think that the agencies might be interested in cutting prices to make themselves more competitive.

On the road again–with a dentist and a drill. (Capital Journal) One wonders just how many of those served would be able to afford the work. Full disclosure: I have insurance through DD.

Steady on unemployment. (KSFY) We are staying right at 5–making us one of the best rates in the nation. Others such as Michigan are in a completely different fix.

70 FEMA folks hanging out in Pierre. (KOTA) Another example of our inability to take care of ourselves. All of the service they are providing is “free” (thanks to our children and grandchildren).