The Note's Must-Reads

2008: Republicans:

New York Times' Robin Toner: "Anti-Abortion Leaders Size Up G.O.P. Candidates" LINK

London Daily Telegraph' Toby Harnden (Washington Times): "GOP hopefuls pursue Thatcher's blessing" LINK

2008: Republicans: Giuliani:

New York Post's Carl Campanile: RUDY'S 'VULTURE' $$ MAN LINK

New York Sun's Russell Berman: "Giuliani Heads to N.H. To Roll Out Health Plan" LINK

2008: Republicans: Romney:

ABC News' Teddy Davis and Matt Stuart: "Romney: U.S. Can Learn from Hezbollah" LINK

Washington Post's Jose Antonio Vargas and Michael D. Shear: "Romney May Debate After All" LINK

New York Times' Michael Luo: "Romney Hopes to Win Straw Poll in Iowa" LINK

Concord Monitor's Lauren Dorgan: "A father's footsteps" LINK

2008: Republicans: Fred Thompson:

ABC News' Tahman Bradley: "Newt Gingrich Confirms Dinner With Fred Thompson" LINK

2008: Republicans: Tommy Thompson:

Des Moines Register's Tony Leys "Thompson: A strong showing at straw poll is crucial" LINK

2008: Democrats:

Newsweek's Richard Wolffe: Clinton vs. Obama: The Experience Question LINK

2008: Democrats: Clinton:

New York Newsday's Maruxa Relano: "Clinton may raise $1M in Hamptons" LINK

LA Times'Peter Wallsten: "Clinton woos the outsourcers workers fear" LINK

2008: Democrats: Obama:

New York Times' Janny Scott: "At State Level, Obama Proved to Be Pragmatic and Shrewd" LINK

Patrick Buchanan: "No harm in talking to tyrants: Presidents have long done just that" LINK

Charles Krauthammer: "Obama's rookie mistakes" LINK

2008: Democrats: Edwards:

Washington Post's Dan Balz: "A True Political Partner" LINK

Associated Press' Holly Ramer: "Edwards focused on health care in N.H." LINK

The State: "Should John Edwards Be Worrying About S.C.?" LINK

New Hampshire Union Leader's Trent Spiner: "Edwards' populist message draws 400 to Mack's Apples" LINK

2008: Bloomberg:

Associated Press: "Sex harass suit from '00 could haunt Bloomberg" LINK

2008: Primaries:

Boston Globe's Susan Milligan: "Analysts cool on impact of 'super' primary" LINK

2008: Religion:

Associated Press': "Religions loom large in 2008 presidential race" LINK


Associated Press': "GOP approach limits U.S. role in Iraq" LINK

Saudi Arms:

The Hill's Klaus Marre: "Lawmakers vow to stop Saudi Arabia arms deal" LINK


Washington Post's Dan Eggen and Amy Goldstein: "Gonzales's Truthfulness Long Disputed" LINK

Washington Times' Eric Pfeiffer: "Senators warn Gonzales he must clarify testimony" LINK

President Bush:

The Sun's George Pascoe-Watson: "PM hails Bush's leadership" LINK

USA Today's David Jackson: "Brown forges his own ties with Bush" LINK

Associated Press' Ben Feller and David Stringer: "Bush, Brown start to build rapport" LINK


Washington Post's Jonathan Weisman: "For Democratic Congress, Voters' Singular Disapproval Has Many Seeds" LINK

New York Times' Raymond Hernandez and Stephan Labaton: "Schumer Shows Support for Wall Street" LINK

Politico's Josephine Hearn: "Democrats push domestic front" LINK