Tag Archive for Barack Obama

Did we finally reach the finish line for nomination or not?

Last night the final primaries were held in South Dakota and Montana.  Clinton carried SD and Obama took MT.  Obama has reached and surpassed the number necessary to nominate.  Unpledged delegates are continuing to move in his direction.  But some claim the race still isn’t over.  So is Senator Obama the nominee or isn’t he? …

DNC Rules & Bylaws Committee

Perhaps I’m the only “Process Nerd” glued to coverage of the Democratic National Committee Rules and Bylaws hearing on a beautiful Spring afternoon. But I’m sure there are others out there. What do you think so far? Here is the link to the Live CNN.com webcast. I think that Donna Brazile summed it up best…

Edwards, NARAL Endorse Obama

Another Middle-Aged White Guy For Obama! In separate announcements timed no doubt to dominate the evening news, John Edwards today announced his endorsement of Barack Obama. In a campaign event in Grand Rapids, MI, home of the late president, Gerald Ford, Edwards has appeared on stage to throw his support to the apparent front-runner in…

Just What, Precisely, Is the Plan?

Up front: 1- Yes, I am an ardent Obama supporter. 2- I do not claim a monopoly on good ideas; neither do I possess crystal clear insight. 3- Sen. Clinton has every right to continue her campaign. 4- Florida and Michigan will somehow be seated with voting delegates. 5- I will vote for her in…

Sunday Humor: Latest Superdelegate Defection

Bill Clinton Switches to Obama Latest Superdelegate Defection for Hillary In what some Democratic Party insiders are calling a particularly ominous sign for Hillary Clinton’s presidential campaign, former president Bill Clinton today became the latest superdelegate to switch from Sen. Clinton to her rival, Sen. Barack Obama (D-Ill). The former president said that “sometimes, at…

What is wrong with this statement?

From Newsweek: Clinton has started mentioning race more frequently. In an article published yesterday in USA Today, Clinton said she would have a larger group of voters to draw a winning coalition from because “Senator Obama’s support among working, hard-working Americans, white Americans, is weakening again.” 

Obama’s Website is Hacked

A Hacker redirects web surfers from Senator Obama’s website to Hillary Clinton’s website. Joe Lieberman accused hackers of bringing his website down in the 2006 primary against Ned Lamont, but the truth was Joe picked a bad hosting option that left him very vulnerable. Not sure what the issues were in the Obama/Clinton hacking redirection,…