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CNN sole network to get Puerto Rico polling

Thu May 29, 2008 3:06pm EDT By Paul J. Gough LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporter) – When Puerto Rico Democrats go to the polls Sunday for their island’s potentially historic primary, CNN will be the only network to have access to exit polling. The network decided to foot the entire bill, which will run to about […]

Clinton expects Superdelegates to decide next week

By MATT GOURAS Associated Press Writer HELENA, Mont. (AP) — Hillary Rodham Clinton said Friday she expects uncommitted superdelegates to begin making the choice that will decide her marathon Democratic primary race against Barack Obama soon after the Tuesday’s primaries. In a conference call with Montana reporters, Clinton was asked about the effort by top […]

Donna Brazile comes out!

Donna Brazile comes out! by Jena Fri May 30, 2008 at 04:56:45 PM PDT She really socks it to the Clinton campaign/supporters – it’s stunning stuff.   Inter alia, Jena’s diary :: :: “What would Democrats gain by taking this debate any further, especially when the party is now engaged in the kind of polarizing […]

Bill Clinton’s enemies list?

Bill Clinton’s enemies list? By KENNETH P. VOGEL | 5/30/08 6:04 PM EST  Bill Clinton has been placing blame on enemies including a brazenly biased media that tried to suppress blue-collar votes, a deep-pocketed anti-war group that endorsed rival Barack Obama and weak-willed party leaders Photo: AP Listen to audio of Bill Clinton’s conference call […]

Healing the wounds of Democrats’ sexism / Ferraro Again

Healing the wounds of Democrats’ sexism By Geraldine A. Ferraro May 30, 2008 LAST YEAR at the beginning of the presidential primary season, Democrats were giddy with excitement. Not only did we have an embarrassment of riches in our candidates but we had two historic candidacies to enjoy. Once and for all our country would […]

‘Look what they’ve done to her’ / Washington Post

By E. J. Dionne Jr. Friday, May 30, 2008; Page A13 How much anger is there among women about how Hillary Clinton has been treated during this campaign? Some of the nation’s leading female politicians will tell you: quite a lot. “From the beginning, she’s been treated very badly,” says Therese Murray, president of the […]

Obama to declare Tuesday Evening / In St Paul Minnesota

Minnesota Monitor  Fri May 30, 2008 at 6:20:30 PM Paul Demko :: Obama will come to St. Paul to declare victory on Tuesday evening Time Magazine is reporting that Barack Obama will lay claim to the Democratic presidential nomination at Xcel Energy Center on Tuesday evening. With primaries in South Dakota and Montana slated for […]

Clinton Attempting to Unseat Delegates in Texas

Daily Kos by Philoguy Thu May 29, 2008 at 07:18:09 PM PDT This will be a short diary, but I have just heard that Clinton supporters are attempting to unseat Collin County delegates in Texas.  If this is already been diaried, then I’ll delete. The story below the fold… Philoguy’s diary :: :: From Politex: […]

White Catholic Priest / Seeking 15 mins of fame

A Chicago Catholic priest Rev Pfleger from St Sabina’ s church in Chicago behaving badly at Barack Obama’s place of worship in Chicago http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_H11x6bMu4Y

Senator Harry Reid / It’s not going to the Convention

Friday, May 30, 2008 Speaker Nancy Pelosi, “..a luxury I can’t afford.” Folks, the powers that be in the Democratic Party have shot across the bow of the Clintons. First, Congressman Jim Clyburn (D-SC), third ranking leader of the house will hold a press conference on Tuesday, June 3, 2008 to announce his endorsement. This […]