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May 6, 2008

Lake County, home of Gary and a stronghold for Barack Obama, is holding out. No votes reported until those last minute absentee ballots are hand...

If Hillary had taken the Obama challenge more seriously last year, and had refined her message then as she has now, and had been able...

"It is not weakness but wisdom to talk not just to our friends but to our enemies, like Roosevelt did and Kennedy did and Truman...

It may be that particularly in North Carolina, and particularly among very liberal and African American voters, Reverend Wright helped Barack Obama seal the deal. The...

So what if the whole Jeremiah Wright scandal has actually helped Obama among Democrats because, to them, it makes him seem more like a victim?...

He is smiling as he gives his victory speech. He is talking about uniting the Democratic Party. He is being magnanimous to Hillary Clinton. He...

The key thing about this night for the Democrats is that it appears Barack Obama has actually done better than expected. It's the first time...

CBS gives the nod to Hillary Clinton. Barack Obama managed to lose a state next to Illinois and lose among the familiar list of demographic groups...

Barack Obama would have wrapped up the nomination weeks ago. He took over 90% of African American voters who make up a third of the electorate...

It may prove decisive that he has won North Carolina -- may, as I indicated below, mean he's effectively crossed the finish line. But if...

The fact that Barack Obama apparently won North Carolina so easily -- the race was called the minute the polls closed -- ensures that Hillary...

They are useless. Sen. Claire McCaskill on CNN wisely said, "If the top number is wrong you have to question all the numbers below it."...