Health Option: Senate Democrats reached "broad agreement" last night over an alternative to the deal-breaking public option in health care reform. The deal appears to include expanding Medicare and other measures aimed at increasing price competition. The Wall Street Journal report is here.
Oops! A redacted version of a sensitive Transportation Security Administration operating manual was posted online. But as others have found out, redaction can be undone. So the full version has been bouncing around the Internet, revealing technical information about X-ray machines and pictures of credentials of air marshals and others, according to this Washington Post report.
Suing the Client: Most advise against it, but Debevoise & Plimpton has taken a client to court to seek payment of more than $6 million in unpaid legal fees, as reported here via law.com.