The Corner

A Good Run Anyway

From Cleveland:

Rep. Dennis Kucinich plans to endorse John Kerry for president today,

ending his long-shot bid for the nation’s highest office only days

before the start of the Democratic National Convention.

Kucinich is expected to fly to Michigan for a joint appearance with

Kerry, who is scheduled to deliver a speech at a Na tional Urban League

conference in Detroit.The announce ment is the culmi nation of nearly a

week of talks be tween the Kerry and Kucinich camps that began with a

phone conversation between the two candidates late last week.

According to a draft of his remarks obtained by The Plain Dealer,

Kucinich will pledge to “do everything possible” to elect Kerry.

Well, until today I thought that Bush had a shot at reelection. But

there’s no stopping Kerry now.

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