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Jason Linkins

David Shuster Labors To Trump Up A Clinton Gaffe

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Plumbing the depths of his knowledge of auto-racing, MSNBC's David Shuster really went out of his way to stick Senator Hillary Clinton with some sort ...

Clinton in Indiana: The Night Dewey Almost Won Again

Dan Treul | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Dan Treul

Last night's near-stunner in Lake County, Ind., was testament to the efforts and optimism of hundreds of Obama volunteers there. Clinton's boasting victory declaration had an historically comic ring.

Exit Polls: Indiana, North Carolina Latest Information

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

UPDATE, 6:05 PM: Another round of exit polls has better results for Obama (who generally overperforms in exit polls): Indiana Obama: 50.5% Clinton:...

Indiana, North Carolina Primaries: Voters Get Ready To Settle Remaining Contests

AP | DAVID ESPO and LIZ SIDOTI | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

INDIANAPOLIS — Barack Obama swept to victory in the North Carolina primary Tuesday night and declared he was closing in on the Democratic presid...

Obama wins NC, says near nomination; Clinton wins Indiana

AP | DAVID ESPO and LIZ SIDOTI | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Barack Obama swept to a convincing victory in the North Carolina primary Tuesday night and declared he was closing in on the Democratic presidential ...

North Carolina, Indiana Primaries: Full Results, Exit Polls

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

INDIANA RESULTS - 99% Reporting Clinton 638,192 51% Obama 615,753 49% NORTH CAROLINA RESULTS - 99% Reporting Obama 889,513 56% Clinton 657,616...

Thomas B. Edsall

Obama Victorious, Clinton On The Ropes

HuffingtonPost.com | Thomas B. Edsall | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Hillary Clinton, who for seven weeks has crawled, kicked and bitten her way back into contention, suffered a blow on Tuesday, halting the momentum beh...

Indiana Exit Polls: Latest Information

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

*** UPDATES BELOW *** Here's a glance at the first round of exit polls, which are notoriously unreliable: Hillary is up by a margin of 7 UPDATE: At...

Dan Rather To Anchor Live Primary Night "Conversation" On HDNet

Hollywood Reporter | Paul J. Gough | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Dan Rather's back in the saddle again. The former "CBS Evening News" anchor will be on the air Tuesday night at HDNet for at least two hours of cover...

Game-Changers and Groundhog Days: The Most Exciting Super Tuesday Yet!

Huffington Post | Rachel Sklar | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

It was interesting listening to the pundits try to puzzle everythig through as suddenly, somewhere south of midnight, Indiana surged for Obama, leaving the mayor of Gary, Indiana with some serious bragging rights (and giving Keith Olbermann an excuse to cite The Music Man).

Sen. Majority Leader Harry Reid Says Hillary Clinton Should Stay In The Race: "People Should Just Cool Their Jets"

Erin Medlicott | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Erin Medlicott

"This primary is a good thing. Democrats have developed a way to raise $100 million, 80 percent in donations under $90. We have millions more registered voters, 50,000 new Democrats in Nevada."

Indiana, North Carolina Primaries Have Potential To Reshape Competition

New York Times | ADAM NAGOURNEY | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

It's almost over. Well, not quite. But the Democratic presidential primaries taking place on Tuesday in North Carolina and Indiana have more delegate...

Stevie Wonder Fires Up Obama Rally

Laura J. Mansfield | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Laura J. Mansfield

Obama spoke with confidence in Ind. "Sen Clinton's says she's going to 'take it to OPEC.' After all her experience, the gas tax is how she's taking it to OPEC? Now that's not being straight with voters."

This Time Listen to Chicken Little

R.T. Eby | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
R.T. Eby

So go ahead Indiana and North Carolina, step up and pull that lever for Clinton. You'll make Limbaugh's dream of riots in Denver come true, rhetorically if not literally.

Indiana Lunch Break In the City Of Steel

Laura J. Mansfield | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Laura J. Mansfield

In Gary, Ind., the City of Steel, a worker says he's voting Democrat. "Oh yeah, I want a job next year," he says... Obama never mentions the mills. Clinton, at least she seems interested."

Hillary Rallies Indiana With John Mellencamp and Mary Steenburgen

The Uptake | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
The Uptake

At a Hillary rally in Indiana, John Mellencamp played a song. Mary Steenburgen told me that she and Hill are gal pals and that their daughters grew up together and that Hillary brags about Chelsea.

Grant County Switchbacks: A Picnic, A Starbucks And An Update

Laura J. Mansfield | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Laura J. Mansfield

Both of the women I met in Gas City might have been Clinton supporters. One of them had been. She wasn't alone in switching to Obama, turned off by the gas tax holiday and negative campaigning.

Obama, Clinton Air Last Minute Ads In North Carolina And Indiana

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The Indiana and North Carolina primaries are tomorrow, and the Democrats are running new ads right up the wire. The latest batch have come in just to...

The $109 Million Dollar Question: Is Clinton Really A Populist?

Dan Treul | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Dan Treul

This weekend, as Clinton defended her gas tax proposal against what she described as the "elite opinion" of professional economists, I, like so many others, had to ask the obvious question: Since when does a Clinton get off as such a populist?

Clinton Campaign Looks Rusty In Gary, Indiana

Dan Treul | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Dan Treul

Despite a perpetual, misty cold, Genie Kastrup, political director for the SEIU Illinois Council, said more than 350 SEIU, Change to Win, and Obama campaign volunteers showed up to canvas the Steel City.

Spinning? Fine. Spinning AND Lying? Not Cool.

David Sirota | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
David Sirota

Clinton is trying to set expectations in advance of the Indiana primary, with the goal of making it seem as if a victory is "unexpected." In reality, she has been ahead from the beginning.

Latest Indiana And North Carolina Polling Averages

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

48 Hours before the polls close in North Carolina and Indiana, recent polling shows that the Democratic presidential race might be headed for a split ...

Republicans Voting In Indiana Primary Expected To Play Pivotal Role

New York Times | LARRY ROHTER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Until now, Shirley Morgan had always been the kind of voter the Republican Party thought it could count on. She comes from a family of staunch Republi...

President Clinton Touts Gas Tax Holiday

Laura J. Mansfield | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Laura J. Mansfield

Bill Clinton will hold six rallies today in Indiana. He'll push Hillary's gas tax holiday at each one. Reaction is mixed. "It's a good first step," say some. But mostly: "We want a permanent solution."

Early Indiana turnout heavy in strong Obama counties

AP | RICK CALLAHAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

INDIANAPOLIS — Early voting in Indiana could offer some encouragement to presidential hopeful Barack Obama, who needs a victory in its upcoming ...