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8:10 AM ET, January 10, 2008


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Associated Press:
AP NewsBreak: Richardson Ends Bid  —  MERRIMACK, N.H. (AP) - New Mexico Gov. Bill Richardson ended his campaign for the presidency Wednesday after twin fourth-place finishes that showed his impressive credentials could not compete with his rivals' star power.
Leslie Wayne / New York Times:
Richardson Drops Out of Democratic Race  —  Gov. Bill Richardson of New Mexico is pulling out of the presidential race, after coming in fourth in both the New Hampshire primary and the Iowa caucuses.  —  Mr. Richardson made the decision after returning to New Mexico yesterday and meeting with his top advisers.
Richardson to end presidential run  —  Democratic N.M. governor to announce decision Thursday, sources say  —  MERRIMACK, N.H. - New Mexico Gov. Bill Richardson will announce Thursday that he is ending his campaign for the presidency, sources inside the Richardson campaign confirmed to NBC News on Wednesday.
David Espo / Associated Press:
Clinton, Obama dig in for long fight
Discussion: Brendan Nyhan
Jodi Kantor / New York Times:
Women's Support for Clinton Rises in Wake of Perceived Sexism  —  If the race wasn't about gender already, it certainly is now.  —  Senator Hillary Rodham Clinton has been running for president for nearly a year.  But in the past week, women in Iowa mostly rejected her, a few days before women in New Hampshire embraced her.
Discussion: JustOneMinute
The Politico:
Dem front-runners face urgent choices  —  As they confront the prospect of competing in 25 states in the next 27 days, Hillary Rodham Clinton and Barack Obama face urgent strategic choices over message, money, and time.  —  Obama boasted that he is ready for “rough and tumble” …
Discussion: New York Times
Patrick Ruffini / TownHall Blog:   HRC's Sexism Factor
Hooman Majd / The Huffington Post:
It's a Fake  —  The Pentagon's version of the encounter in the Strait of Hormuz on Sunday morning, involving U.S. Navy warships and Iranian Revolutionary Guard patrol boats is, at the very least highly suspicious.  On Tuesday, the Navy released video footage and an audiotape to back its claims …
CNN:   Bush calls Iran ‘threat to world peace’
Michael Goldfarb / Weekly Standard:
A New Disgrace at HuffPo
Cindy Bevington /
Voter cited by opponents of Indiana's ID law registered in two states  —  WASHINGTON - On the eve of a hearing before the U.S. Supreme Court, the Indiana Voter ID law has become a story with a twist: One of the individuals used by opponents to the law as an example of how the law hurts older Hoosiers is registered to vote in two states.
Linda Greenhouse / New York Times:
Justices Indicate They May Uphold Voter ID Rules  —  WASHINGTON — There are many ways to lose a Supreme Court case, and by the end of an argument that was before the court on Wednesday, the Democrats who were challenging Indiana's voter-identification law appeared poised to lose theirs …
Robert Morris /
Six candidates to appear at GOP debate  —  Following the New Hampshire primary, six Republican candidates will attend Thursday night's debate in Myrtle Beach, state party officials said today.  —  Former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani, former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee …
Robert Novak / Chicago Sun Times:
McCain shreds Romney's plan, is likely nominee
CBS News:
Clinton On Her Win, Rivals' “Buddy System”  —  Hours After Her N.H. Win, Comeback Clinton Raps Her Opponents … CLINTON: On Tuesday morning when I got up before the sun was up, and was out helping to deliver coffee to everybody who was working for me, I felt really good by the time I came in around early afternoon.
Andrew Sullivan / The Daily Dish:
Against The “Buddy System”
Discussion: TalkLeft and Shakespeare's Sister
Washington Post:
New Estimate of Violent Deaths Among Iraqis Is Lower  —  A new survey estimates that 151,000 Iraqis died from violence in the three years following the U.S.-led invasion of the country.  Roughly 9 out of 10 of those deaths were a consequence of U.S. military operations, insurgent attacks and sectarian warfare.
Associated Press:
Study: 151,000 Iraqis died in 3 years after U.S. invasion
Discussion: Hullabaloo
Jon Cohen / Washington Post:
Were N.H. Polls a Repeat of 1948 Failure . . . or Not?  —  What if the polls were right, and the dynamics changed dramatically on Election Day?  —  Democratic pollster Peter Hart has a contrarian view on the latest polling kerfuffle.  Hart, one-half of the polling team behind …
Discussion: Captain's Quarters
Brad Stone / Bits:
AT&T and Other ISPs May Be Getting Ready to Filter  —  For the past fifteen years, Internet service providers have acted - to use an old cliche - as wide-open information super-highways, letting data flow uninterrupted and unimpeded between users and the Internet.  —  But ISPs may be about to embrace a new metaphor: traffic cop.
Goldman Sachs sees recession in 2008  —  NEW YORK (Reuters) - Goldman Sachs on Wednesday said it expects the U.S. economy to drop into recession this year, prompting the Federal Reserve to slash benchmark lending rates to 2.5 percent by the third quarter.  —  In a note to clients …
Discussion: Booman Tribune and The Agonist
Virginia / Dynamist Blog:
The Libertarian Turnip Truck, Cont'd  —  In response to my post below about Ron Paul, reader Bill Sullivan writes: … Bill makes a good point.  Someone should have told him.  There are plenty of people who get paid to do that sort of thing.  I did not mean to criticize …
Associated Press:
Johnson backs Obama  —  MITCHELL, S.D. (AP) South Dakota Senator Tim Johnson is endorsing a colleague for the Democratic presidential nomination.  —  Johnson says he's backing Barack Obama because he's bi-partisan and wants to bridge differences between the two parties.
Discussion: TalkLeft
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Why Hillary Won  —  What would Shakespeare's Jack Cade …
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Romney's Fishy Delegate Claim
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Hillary's Free Pass
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Do NH Primary Statistics Show Election Fraud?
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Voters Face Confusion in Michigan Dem Race
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Dan Eggen / Washington Post:
Federal Judge Won't Review Destruction Of CIA Videotapes