Bank officials are denying the need for further federal funds.
Pentagon expects all of its chemical weapons will be eliminated by 2021.
The former governor may seek the GOP nomination.
The meat may have been contaminated with E.coli bacteria.
Senate G-O-P has a budget that avoids tax increases. Governor Rendell calls it short-sided.
Paterson wants to tie spending increases to the inflation rate.
New Health Secretary Kathleen Sebelius says they are taking a positive outlook.
Bernanke expects economic activity to "bottom out" and then "turn up, later this year."
Task force will work with 36 other states.