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Dems' Endgame Means More Games

After 26 debates, 48 states and a mere $435 million raised between them, is the end of Clinton vs. Obama upon us? If you believe in the power of...

Can Clinton Make Mississippi a Race?

Even Wayne Dowdy, the head of the Mississippi Democratic Party, thinks Barack Obama will win his state's primary on Tuesday, and it's Dowdy's job not to take...

How Much Did She Do?

In her race to win the Democratic nomination against a first-term Senator from Illinois, Hillary Clinton has put the criterion of experience front and center...

Bill Clinton, Get Out of the Way

"There may be a better salesman than I am," Bill Clinton said, smiled, then paused as chuckles rippled through the audience. A better salesman? On what planet?...

Bill Clinton: The Bitter Half

With just over a week to go before the Ohio primary, Bill Clinton's arrival in Chillicothe was greeted as a homecoming of sorts. More than a few in the...

Clinton's Collateral Damage

An Arkansas state legislator once said of Bill Clinton that he would pat you on the back while he urinated down your leg. The corollary for Clinton's wife...

The Two Bill Clintons

Bill Clinton knew he was walking a fine line in New Orleans over St. Patrick's Day weekend, when his dual roles — philanthropic ex-President and attack dog for...

In Texas, Bill v. Barack

From afar on a clear, cold Wednesday night in Texas, with the glare of floodlights pouring down on him, Bill Clinton looks a little like Senator Ted Kennedy,...

Shrinking Democrats.

"This election," Bill Clinton said in the hours before the Pennsylvania primary, "is too big to be small." It was a noble sentiment, succinctly stated, and the...

The Incredibly Shrinking Democrats

"This election," Bill Clinton said in the hours before the Pennsylvania primary, "is too big to be small." It was a noble sentiment, succinctly stated, and the...

The Spoiler

"There may be a better salesman than I am," Bill Clinton said, smiled, then paused as chuckles rippled through the audience. A better salesman? On what planet?...

Ready to Rumble

An Arkansas state legislator once said of Bill Clinton that he would pat you on the back while he urinated down your leg. The corollary for Clinton's wife...

The Bitter Half

With just over a week to go before the Ohio primary, Bill Clinton's arrival in Chillicothe was greeted as a homecoming of sorts. More than a few in the audience...

The Clintons Double-Team Obama

At one point in Monday evening's contentious Democratic debate, Barack Obama complained, "I can't tell who I'm running against sometimes" — Hillary or Bill...

Behind Obama's Union Comeback

Last August, at the end of a sticky Iowa day, Barack Obama addressed the Hawkeye Labor Council at its annual dinner outside Cedar Rapids. The applause at his...

Will Clinton's Obama Attacks Backfire?

Correction Appended: December 11, 2007 It started in earnest a couple of weeks ago when Hillary Clinton questioned how much Barack Obama's time spent living...

A Fight for the Texas Democrats

If the battle of Obama vs. Clinton were being told by a Hollywood filmmaker instead of by the muse of history, the opening scene would be set beneath the...

Obama's Win Reshapes the Race

There was only one way to describe Barack Obama's victory over Hillary Clinton and John Edwards in South Carolina: It was a rout. "After four great contests in...