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Clinton

Hillary’s Experience Is at Surviving

The Hill

Talks Like a ‘Lady’

Chicago Sun Times

Giuliani

Not Sure of Success in Iraq

AP

Declines to Assess Troop Hike

LA Times

Says Democrats Would Put Nation on ‘Defense’

Washington Post

It’s Rude-y Again

New York Daily News

Warns of ‘New 9/11′ if Dems Win

Politico

McCain

To Make Case for Presidency

AP

As He Enters Race, McCain Appears to Be Off His Stride

Washington Post

Resume an Asset and A Risk

Arizona Republic

Takes New Tack

Arizona Republic

Could Face a Tough N.H. for ‘08

Politico

Seeks `Antidote’ to Age Concerns as He Launches Campaign

Bloomberg

Campaign Gives Preview of Speech

Washington Post

Replaces His Finance Director Just Before Official Tour to Declare Candidacy

New York Times

Obama

Accuses Giuliani of Fear-Mongering

AP

Queried about Support for Israel When Push Comes to Shove

ABC

Once Seen as Skimping, Obama Raises His Gifts to Charity

Chicago Tribune

Wins Over Chicago Fed’s Canning, a Top Bush Fundraiser

Bloomberg

Claims ‘Unwavering’ Support for Israel

New York Sun

State of the Race

CBC Is Split Over Quitting Debate on Fox

The Hill

Can Ya Believe It? Tomorrow is 1st Prez Debate

New York Daily News

Democrats Take Stage in Reddest of Red States

The State

High Court To Revisit Campaign Ads

USAT

Justices to Consider Finance Law Limits

Washington Post

States Seek Limits on ‘Robocalls’ in Campaigns

New York Times

Reality Show to Search for ‘08 Candidate

Yahoo

It’s Time for an Ideas Primary

RCP

Democratic Contenders Face First Big Challenge

Greenville News

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