The outcome of the Democratic presidential primary in Pennsylvania, pitting Hillary Clinton against Barack Obama April 22, could sway undecided “super-delegates” now expected to decide who gets the party’s nod.
Democratic Presidential contender Hillary Rodham Clinton says words don’t matter in an election campaign — unless those words provide fodder to attack an opponent and she and presumptive Republican nominee John McCain are teaming up to try and make Barack Obama pay for his "bitter" words about small-town voters.
In the midst of an assault from his rivals, a defensive Barack Obama said Friday that many working-class Americans are angry and bitter over economic inequalities and have lost faith in Washington — and, as a result, vote on the basis of other issues such as gun protections or gay marriage.
Democratic presidential contender Hillary Clinton leads Barack Obama by 6 points among likely Pennsylvania Democratic primary voters but he is chipping away at her lead, according to a Quinnipiac University poll released on Tuesday.
With two weeks to go until the state’s April 22 primary, Clinton has a 50 percent to 44 percent lead, the poll found.
Chelsea Clinton is spending long days on the campaign trail telling college crowds about her mother’s positions on everything from health care and student-loan costs to the Darfur crisis and gay rights.
But there is one subject she will not discuss — “The Other Woman.”
Until about 2-1/2 weeks ago, Ed Soto used to get home from work, turn on the TV and watch CNN into the night for the latest political news.
About now, he’s sick of it.
“I don’t agree with a lot of the assessments that are being made,” said Soto, 22. “A lot of the commentators on TV, they’re getting on my nerves, and I’m tired of hearing ‘the best political team on television.’ ”
Your home phone rings, but you don’t pick up because you don’t recognize the number that flashes on your caller ID. Or maybe you abandoned your landline months ago because it’s more economical to use your cell phone.
Hillary Clinton’s uphill quest to beat Barack Obama to the Democratic presidential nomination was reeling Monday after her top aide Mark Penn quit over a firestorm sparked by his lobbying ties to Colombia.