Saturday, March 22, 2008

3/22 Afternoon News: Outrage Between B.Clinton & Gen. McPeak

News Items
Did Bill Clinton Call Obama Unpatriotic?
"Obama Campaign Official Criticizes Former President's Comments, Comparing Him To McCarthy ..."
Related Articles:
FirstRead: McCarthy Comparison, A 'Laugh'?
ABC News: War of Words Rages Between Clinton, Obama Camps
The Page: Extreme Umbrage
Politico: More outrage: Bill Clinton and Gen. McPeak
AP: Obama adviser faults Bill Clinton speech

Obama Campaign Responds to Questions of Patriotism
"Both Barack Obama and John McCain are great patriots who love this country and are devoted to it,” said Gen. Tony McPeak ... “So is Hillary Clinton. Any suggestion to the contrary is flat wrong. ..."

Obama Statement Congratulating Taiwanese President-Elect Ma Ying-Jeou
"The United States should respond to Ma Ying-jeou’s election by rebuilding a relationship of trust and support for Taiwan’s democracy. The U.S. should reopen blocked channels of communication with Taiwan officials. ..."

Obama invites Pennsylvanians to join the party
"While Harrison and other volunteers often get a cool reception, there are some signs of progress. Statewide, the number of Pennsylvanians switching affiliation to the Democratic Party has boomed, with 57,651 signing up this year through March 14. ..."

McCain Gains from Clinton-Obama Feud
"Campaign Sniping Has More Democrats Saying They'll Vote McCain If Their Candidate Loses ..."

Passport contractor exec is Obama supporter
"The CEO of a company whose employee is accused of improperly accessing the passport files of presidential candidates is a consultant to the Obama campaign, a source familiar with the firm said Saturday. ..."

Video: Barack in Salem, Oregon
"Barack answers a question from the audience about why someone should vote for him over Clinton ..."


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Polling Results
Arkansas 2008 Presidential Election
"However, when Barack Obama is presented as the Democratic option, McCain leads 59% to 30% in Arkansas. ..."

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Commentaries
Crunch Time: John Edwards Needs To Step Up For Barack
"John Edwards heard that Obama speech on race. He's smart enough and real enough to understand the depth of promise it represented. He can talk to white working class voters in western Pennsylvania and beyond. ..."

Dynasty: Not a dirty word in Pennsylvania
"If there were a manual to winning statewide elections in Pennsylvania, it would include at least two observations: First, dynasty is not a dirty word. And second, expect to run at least one or two times before voters reward you. ..."

A Visit to Obama's Chicago Church
"This church will continue its ministry work — no matter who's watching or what they say. And it brought shouts and tears from the pews. ..."

When Barry Became Barack
"It didn't happen overnight. But in college, the young Barry took to being called by his formal name. What this evolution tells us about him. ..."

Speech Translation
"I was struck by the possibilities it offered not only for race relations at home, but for our relationship with Arabs and Muslims abroad. ..."

It Was Always Headed Here
"Obama invited some serious thinking, an invitation that's been extended many times in the past. ..."

Is Hillary Positioning for 2012?
"Obama has the nomination. Even Hillary Clinton's own campaign admits it! Politico reports, "One important Clinton adviser estimated to Politico privately that she has no more than a 10 percent chance of winning her race against Barack Obama ..."

The Obama Dividend
"Instruct. Illuminate. Rearrange our mental furniture. That's a president's challenge. ..."

The Wheels Come Off -- Again
"... virtually the entire mainstream media - have gone silent on John McCain's shameless pandering to the toxic wing of the religious right. ..."

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