The Note's Must-Reads

2008: Republicans:

Washington Times' Jennifer Harper: "Goldwater's 1960 advice resonates for 2008 GOP" LINK

Boston Herald's Jose de la Isla: "GOP self-destructs with Latinos" LINK

2008: Republicans: Giuliani:

Newsweek's Michael Hirsh: "Would You Buy a Used Hawk From This Man" LINK

Salon's Joe Conason: "James Dobson's Rudy problem" LINK

New York Daily News' David Saltonstall: "Giuliani candidacy sparks pride among Italian-Americans" LINK

2008: Republicans: Thompson:

New York Times' Susan Saulny: "He Can Act, but Can He Debate? Untested Thompson Faces Rivals for First Time" LINK

Wall Street Journal's Amy Schatz: "Thompson Turns to Taxes" LINK

2008: Republicans: Romney:

Kathleen Parker in the Union Leader: "Evangelicals should back Mitt Romney" LINK

2008: Republicans: Paul:

Concord Monitor's Margot Sanger-Katz: "Politicians use fear to justify wars, Paul says" LINK

Ron Paul in the Union Leader: "I advocate the same foreign policy the Founding Fathers would" LINK

2008: Democrats:

Quad City Times' Ed Tibbetts: "Edwards doubts Clinton's passion to end war" LINK

Rocky Mountain News' M.E. Sprengelmeyer: "Dem foes doubt Clinton's electability" LINK

New York Times' Carl Hulse: "Democrats See Wedge Issue in Health Bill" LINK

New York Times' Editorial: "Democrats Talk Sense to Democrats" LINK

Washington Post's Shankar Vedantam: "The Inconsistent Waffle Factor" LINK

2008: Democrats: Clinton:

Los Angeles Times' Janet Hook and Mark Z. Barabak: "How Clinton has built her lead" LINK

ABC News' Eloise Harper: "Clinton Questioned About Iran Vote" LINK

Newsweek's Howard Fineman: "Did Hillary Duck a Sucker Punch?" LINK

Time's Mark Halperin: "Can Clinton Generate Heat in Iowa?" LINK

USA Today's Traci Watson: "Clinton takes lead in Iowa poll, will unveil economic plan" LINK

Associated Press' Nedra Pickler: "Iowa Poll Puts Clinton Atop in Key State" LINK

Boston Herald's Deroy Murdock: "So far left she's off map" LINK

Boston Herald's: "London report: White House planning turn to Hill House" LINK

2008: Democrats: Obama:

Washington Post's Matthew Mosk: "The $75 Million Woman" LINK

Los Angeles Times' Judy Pasternak: "In Obama proposal, polluters must pay" LINK

ABC News' Sunlen Miller: "Obama: Faith 'Plays Every Role'" LINK

New York Daily News' Michael Saul: "Iowa caucus or bust for Barack Obama" LINK

2008: Democrats: Edwards:

Washington Times'Christina Bellantoni: "Edwards '08 same as the '04 model" LINK

2008: Democrats: Gore?

Washington Times' Christina Bellantoni: "True believers refuse to give up on Gore run" LINK

2008: Early States: Iowa:

Quad-City Times' Melissa Regennitter: "Muscatine gathering provides platform for presidential candidates" LINK

Los Angeles Times' P.J. Huffstutter: "Iowa's political song and dance" LINK

Chicago Tribune's John McCormick: "In Iowa, no stop too small" LINK


The Hill's Mike SoraghanL "Pelosi says Bush has to end the war" LINK


Washington Times' Sean Lengell: "Democrats stand firm on SCHIP" LINK