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Lanny Davis Outlines Michigan, Florida Compromise

Politico | Lanny Davis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Here are two important neutral principles that should guide the Democratic National Committee's Rules Committee when they meet May 31 to decide whethe...

Polls: Registered Dems Still Prefer Clinton

Daniel Nichanian | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Daniel Nichanian

A rash of polls this week show strong continuing support for Clinton, her besting McCain in vital states where Obama is weak. She polled better in FL, of course, but also in NC, where Obama trounced her this month.

Obama's Florida Compromise: Delegates Count For Half

Election Central | Eric Kleefeld | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Barack Obama is now floating a compromise on the Florida situation, telling the St. Petersburg Times that one idea would be to cut the delegations' si...

Axelrod On Florida, Michigan: We'll Go More Than Halfway

Politico | Ben Smith | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

NPR just sent out a press release with excerpts of an interview Obama Chief Strategist David Axelrod gave "All Things Considered" host Michele Norris,...

Obama Rips Into McCain On Lobbyists (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

On Monday, The Huffington Post reported: Just twelve years ago, when [Sen. John] McCain was politically recuperating from his involvement in the Keat...

Obama, Clinton signal Florida boycott over

AP | BRENDAN FARRINGTON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — The boycott is over. Democratic presidential candidates Barack Obama and Hillary Rodham Clinton will both be in Florida on ...

Thomas B. Edsall

Opposition Grows To Clinton's Delegate Cause Celebre

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

In a last ditch stand, Hillary Clinton is trying to turn the seating of the disputed Florida and Michigan delegations into a cause celebre, posing que...

Sam Stein

Clinton Camp Pushes Ahead With 2210 Argument

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

On a conference call with reporters on Wednesday, Sen. Hillary Clinton's chief spokesman Howard Wolfson acknowledged that the campaign had recalibrate...

Obama To Florida Superdelegates: Delegates Will At The Convention

McClatchy | Lesley Clark | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Barack Obama says Florida's delegation will be at the national Democratic Party's convention this summer, ''happy, with their party hats on,'' two unc...

Obama, Not Clinton, Pressing For Florida Delegate Solution

The Buzz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The Hillary Clinton campaign has yet to express any interest in negotiating a solution to Florida's delegate mess, but a couple key Barack Obama staff...

Florida: Count Our Delegates Or We Won't Vote

The Buzz | Adam Smith | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Howard Dean and Barack Obama may insist Florida's Democratic presidential primary was meaningless, but a new poll shows Florida Democrats aren't buyin...

Clinton Donors Threaten To Withhold Funds From DNC

New York Times | MICHAEL LUO and JOHN M. BRODER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The New York Times reports on the latest behind-the-scenes conflict over the delegate stalemate in Florida and Michigan. Reflecting how tense the si...

Jason Linkins

Florida And Michigan Remain In Spotlight

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Democratic National Committee Chair Howard Dean may only be getting a taste of what could be a grueling march to the Pennsylvania primary and beyond, ...

Florida, Michigan Revote: News, Polls and Rumors

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

**UPDATED** March 15 Clinton Supporters Stepping Up Pressure On DNC: The New York Times reports on the latest behind-the-scenes power struggle over t...

Max Follmer

Price Tag Precludes Re-Vote In Michigan And Florida

HuffingtonPost.com | Max Follmer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The controversial Florida and Michigan Democratic primaries will most likely not be rescheduled, as some activists have recently demanded, according ...