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March 4 Primaries

10 Good Bets that I Wouldn't Have Taken a Year Ago

Elizabeth Rigby | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Elizabeth Rigby

It seems like we are living in an alternate political reality divorced from what was previously known, understood, practical, and possible simply a year ago.

Just Another Super Tuesday: Huck's Out, McCain's In, And Hillary's Staying Put

Glynnis MacNicol and Rachel Sklar | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Glynnis MacNicol and Rachel Sklar

Tim Russert seems apoplectic with joy that this will be going on 'til June. Wow. This campaign is never-ending.

It's 3 a.m. and Hillary's Dreaming

Marc Cooper | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Marc Cooper

There is no plausible scenario in which Clinton can win the nomination. At least, not democratically.

A Night at the Texas Caucus: Hurry Up And Wait

Mayhill Fowler | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Mayhill Fowler

It was a waiting room in Limbo, act three of Jean Paul Sartre play. Most the four hundred in the cafeteria had fallen into resignation, if not coma. ...

California Superdelegates: No Brokered Convention

John Tomasic | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
John Tomasic

In interviews with OffTheBus this past week, California superdelegates undercut media-generated dramatic narratives about how the Democratic nominatio...

Clinton's Texas Ground Game Plunges Into Chaos

Mayhill Fowler | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Mayhill Fowler

Although the Clinton Campaign has been telling the press that they have the ground operations to pull off a win in Texas, those ground operations ha...

Austin Debate's Doors Essentially Closed To Texas Dems

Kirsten Anderson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Kirsten Anderson

Everything is bigger in Texas--except the number of tickets available for the Democratic debate on Thursday. Texans have been surprised and thrilled...

Republican Gerrymandering Favors Obama In Texas

Mayhill Fowler | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Mayhill Fowler

If Barack Obama secures the Democratic presidential nomination, he will owe a small piece of his victory to Ronald Reagan. Could there be a more delic...

Clinton Sees New Race; Obama Talks Tough

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Clinton Sees New Race, Obama Toughens Rhetoric: The AP is reporting that both Democratic candidates adopted new campaign postures Wednesday: Hillary ...

Ohio, Texas, Vermont, Rhode Island Primaries: Hillary Clinton And Barack Obama's Day Of Reckoning

AP | DAVID ESPO | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

***UPDATED 3/5*** Read HuffPost's OffTheBus Superdelegate Investigation to find out more about the superdelegates who are likely to decide the Democr...

Clinton: McCain Has More Experience Than Obama

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Hillary Clinton continued her heated attacks against frontrunner Obama, claiming that the likely Repubican nominee John McCain has more experience tha...

Penn Credits "3 AM" Ad With Momentum

Washington Post's The Trail | Chris Cillizza | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Mark Penn, the chief strategist for Sen. Hillary Rodham Clinton's (N.Y.) presidential campaign, asserted today that an ad that raised the specter of a...

Did Limbaugh Swing Texas For Clinton?

Politico | Ben Smith | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

David Weigel makes a fairly persuasive case that -- contrary to my instincts about tactical voting -- Rush Limbaugh's calls on Republicans to vote for...

Jason Linkins

Your (Slightly Less) Super Tuesday Liveblog | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Good evening and welcome to a liveblog of tonight's Kinda Super But Not Really Tuesday Primary in Ohio, Texas, Rhode Island, Vermont but especially Oh...

Intense Battle

New York Times | Elizabeth Bumiller and John Broder | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Senators Hillary Rodham Clinton and Barack Obama battled over national security and trade in a frantic burst of last-minute campaigning on Monday as M...

Clinton Raises $3Million In 24 Hours

The Atlantic | Marc Ambinder | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Sen. Hillary Clinton's campaign has raised more than $3M in less than 24 hours, reaching the goal she set after her three wins on Tuesday night. The ...

Tuesday Primary Results: Clinton Scores 3 Wins; McCain Scores 4

AP | JIM KUHNHENN and CALVIN WOODWARD | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Barack Obama regained lost ground in the fierce competition for Democratic convention delegates on Wednesday based on results from ...

Poll: Clinton Should Stay In Race Even If She Loses Texas Or Ohio

ABC News | Gary Langer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Democrats by more than a 2-1 margin say Hillary Clinton should stay in the presidential race even if she loses either the Texas or Ohio primary on Tue...

Rush Limbaugh Urges Texas Fans To Vote For Hillary

CNN's Political Ticker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

As Hillary Clinton battles to keep her presidential bid alive, she may be getting help from an unlikely source: conservative radio host Rush Limbaugh....

Crunch Time

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The LA Times is reporting that it is crunch time for Clinton ahead of Tuesday's crucial primaries in Texas and Ohio: In a campaign that has frequentl...

Clinton Dials Down March 4 Expectations

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Hillary Clinton's campaign is dialing down expectations for March 4th in their latest release: To: Interested Parties From: The Clinton Campaign Date...

Marc Cooper

Clinton Campaign Cuts Back Wooing of Superdelegates | Marc Cooper | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

With the Democratic presidential race heading toward a possible climax Tuesday as four states including Texas and Ohio conduct their primaries, the la...

Clinton, Obama Clash Over NAFTA, Iraq

AP | DAVID ESPO | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

CLEVELAND — Hillary Rodham Clinton and Barack Obama clashed over trade, health care and the war in Iraq Tuesday night in a crackling debate at c...

Clinton Declines To Talk About Post-March 4 Plans

The Page | Mark Halperin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

On NBC's "Today," Clinton declined to say if she'll continue past March 4, saying "I don't make predictions." Meredith Vieira: So no matter what happ...