The Note: Weakness Attracts Those Who Are Waiting

Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) attends an event for GOP congressional candidate Peter Roskam (R-IL) at Medinah Banquets in Addison, IL at 10:30 am ET.

Sen. Hillary Clinton (D-NY) receives the Kenneth W. Woodward award today at 11:45 am ET in Rochester, NY. She then attends two campaign rallies for a neighborhood revitalization program and a sculpture dedication (1:45 pm ET and 4:05 pm ET). Sen. Clinton concludes her day campaigning in Rochester, NY with congressional candidate Eric Massa at 6:00 pm ET at Max of Eastman Place.

Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger (R-CA) helps commemorate the 40th anniversary of Ronald Reagan's gubernatorial election and delivers the "Reagan Retrospective" at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library in Simi Valley, CA at 2:00 pm ET.

Sen. John Kerry (D-MA), Sen. Barbara Boxer (D-CA), and Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa (D-CA), join Democratic gubernatorial candidate Phil Angelides (D-CA) in Pasadena, CA for an education event at 3:00 pm ET.

Sen. George Allen (R-VA) and his wife, Susan Allen, were scheduled to campaign with NFL Hall of Famer and family friend Deacon Jones in Nassawaddox, VA at 8:00 am ET. Later today, the Allens join Sen. Warner (R-VA) for a "Veterans for Allen" event with the VFW in Virginia Beach at noon ET. Afterwards, the Allens campaign with Rep. Thelma Drake (R-VA) to tour local businesses in Virginia Beach, VA at 2:45 pm ET.

Sen. Barack Obama (D-IL) signs books at Borders in Minneapolis, MN at 1:00 pm ET. Later today, Obama is the headliner at a rally for Amy Klobuchar's Senate campaign in Rochester, MN at 6:00 pm ET. (Democratic congressional candidate Tim Walz who is running to unseat Rep. Gil Gutknecht (R-MN) is also expected to attend the Obama/Klobuchar rally.)

Former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani (R-NY) joins local Republicans for a "Leadership Rally" in Las Vegas, NV at 2:20 pm ET. The former mayor also attempts to help Sen. Jon Kyl (R-AZ) when he attends an event with Arizona law enforcement, first responders, and sheriffs at the Arizona Bilmore at 7:30 pm ET.

Gov. Mitt Romney (R-MA) campaigns in two West Virginia House districts today. He was scheduled to appear with Rep. Shelley Moore Capito (R-MA) to discuss health care at 8:45 am ET in Charleston, WV. At 11:45 am ET in Morgantown, WV, Gov. Romney plans to hold a media availability with Republican congressional candidate Chris Wakim who is running to unseat Rep. Alan Mollohan (D-WV).

Former Sen. Tom Daschle (D-SD) holds a national conversation on the role of technology in shaping our political future for GenerationEngage's Technology and Social Change at the Boys Club of New York at the Jefferson Park Clubhouse in New York, NY at 5:45 pm ET.

Be sure to check out our look at the week ahead in politics below. Bush Administration agenda/personality:

In a front-page, must-read story looking at the way in which the midterms may define Karl Rove's legacy, the Washington Post's Michael Abramowitz has Rove saying "1938 was a huge wipeout for the Democrats -- do you think that was the end of the New Deal?" LINK

David Jackson of USA Today writes up the White House's "digital war room." With the election nearing, President Bush's team revs up their buddy lists, the Nation's Newspaper takes a look at the rapid response e-mails emanating from 1600. LINK

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