The Futures Market
By Kate Bonamici and Barney Gimbel

(FORTUNE Magazine) – March 16 The Federal Elections Commission is expected to rule on whether paid Internet advertising and bloggers should be subject to campaign finance regulations.

March 22 No theater required: Filmmaker IFC Entertainment's American Gun will debut on cable and big screens simultaneously, thanks to a deal with Comcast.

March 27-28 Ben Bernanke's first Fed meeting. Many expect he'll follow Greenspan's lead and raise rates for the 15th consecutive time.

March 31 Delphi is slated to file papers to void UAW contracts--which union leaders say could lead to a strike and be another blow to GM.

April 2 Play ball: Opening day for the final year of Fox's six-year, $2.5 billion contract with Major League Baseball.