Dems may tax wealthy to pay for health reform

Running the risk of fracturing party lines, Democrats are giving a second look to a proposal to tax the wealthy to pay for health reform. (WSJ)

President Obama will address a joint session of Congress next week to gather support for his health care bill. (NYT)

In a Wall Street Journal op-ed, former Senate majority leader Tom Daschle says Democrats will push reform through with or without the GOP. (WSJ)

An SEC report faults itself for missing red flags from Bernie Madoff, who was just jailed for a $65 million Ponzi scheme. (Reuters)

Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner will outline long-term measures for preventing future financial meltdowns at the Group of 20 summit this week in London. (NYT)