Around The Horn

Below are our daily picks from the Illinois blogosphere and media at large:

The Power Of Organization
DailyKos diarist Trapper John boils the Employee Free Choice Act down to its essence and explains why it's the "key to real economic stimulus."

A Pitch For Mass Transit
The New York Times editorial board makes the affirmative case for prioritizing mass transit.

Getting Through Tough Financial Times
Is your family struggling financially during these lean economic months? If so, check out the University of Illinois' new website dedicated to helping people rethink their money management strategies.

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