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Thoughts on the 2008 vice presidential race

I don't think I've said anything about it up to now, and there's only (as of today) 9 1/2 weeks left. I just read Mudflats' "What is McCain Thinking? One Alaskan's Perspective." In it, she says: […] Listen to John McCain and you'll hear about a maverick reformer who took on big oil, took on […]

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Oakland Meets Obama

Pigmentation itself, ethnicity itself, is not a factor that is going to sway people

[…] "In my district, people are going with Hillary," said state Sen. Robert Ford, a Democrat from Charleston. "I am sure there will be some young blacks who will be behind Obama, but elderly blacks are going with Hillary because they love Bill and they love Hillary for standing behind him for eight years." […] […]