Articles

It's Obama, Warts and All

May 07, 2008

Sens. Hillary Clinton and Barack Obama each took a state Tuesday. But the result was a damaging loss for the woman who was once the overwhelming front-runner for the Democratic nomination. Here are some observations on the race:

- Mr. Obama is now the prohibitive favorite. Tuesday night, he took at least 94 delegates to Mrs. Clinton's 75 and leads the former First Lady by 176 delegates in the AP tabulation. He has 1,840 of the 2,025 delegates needed to win. Mr. Obama needs only 185 – or 38% – of the 486 outstanding delegates (217 to be elected in the six remaining contests, and 269 superdelegates yet to endorse a candidate). Mrs. Clinton needs 341, or 70% of those left to be awarded.

FULL ARTICLE: http://online.wsj.com/public/article/SB121020471141475293.html

Related Article

8095c518cf692c7d83b0177ff289eef3
September 16, 2021 |
Article
Just after 10 a.m. on Saturday, Sept. 4, Little Bit Rove, the world’s greatest dog, passed from this life to the next. ...
Ab0d8f92ef1d6086507bc60209752c13
September 09, 2021 |
Article
Around each Sept. 11 for 19 years, I’ve felt a flood of emotions—anger that terrorists attacked our country, grief at the enormous loss of innocent life, and gratitude for the courage and grit of Americans who responded to the attacks that day and defende...
F1ed4df8496de2e72d0dbbbf6732c541
September 02, 2021 |
Article
Joseph R. Biden Jr. ’s surrender in Afghanistan and the chaotic, inept and shameful way he effected the capitulation have left an indelible stain on his presidency. ...
7808e38d378976ea45077a9f09c8da39
August 26, 2021 |
Article
Even Democrats and their media allies now acknowledge that the Biden administration’s handling of Afghanistan has been a debacle. ...
Button karlsbooks
Button readinglist
Button nextapperance