The Note's Must-Reads

2008: Republicans: Romney:

Boston Globe's Michael Levenson: "Romney adviser at home in the spy world fray" LINK

ABC News Matt Stuart: "Romney Defends Marriage Stance Amid Cheers, Boos" LINK

Associated Press: "Romney: Upped Taxes or Closed Loopholes?" LINK

Rocky Mountain News' M.E. Sprengelmeyer: "Romney sets himself apart in opposition to gay marriage" LINK

2008: Republicans: Giuliani:

New York Times' PAUL KRUGMAN: "Prostates and Prejudices" LINK

Washington Post's Eugene Robinson: "Giuliani's Bogus Diagnosis" LINK

2008: Republicans: Thompson:

ABC News' Christine Byun: "Thompson: Clinton 'Cant Have It Both Ways'" LINK

Boston Herald: "Thompson joins Dem game of let's gang up on Hillary" LINK

2008: Republicans: Huckabee:

ABC News' Kevin Chupka: "Huckabee Reaches October Fundraising Goal" LINK

2008: Republican: Hunter:

ABC News' Z. Byron Wolf: "Hunter Spearheads Backlash Against Foreign Service Officers" LINK

2008: Republicans:

The State's AARON GOULD SHEININ: "Three leading Republicans in a statistical dead heat" LINK

The State's AARON GOULD SHEININ: "Poll: Thompson edging Romney for GOP lead in S.C." LINK

2008: Democrats: Clinton:

ABC News' Eloise Harper: "Wellesley Women for Hillary" LINK

New York Times' Patrick Healy: "Clinton Signs Letter on Iran" LINK

New York Times' ELISABETH BUMILLER: "Clinton, a Wellesley Alumna, Comes Home to Stump" LINK

New York Sun's JOSH GERSTEIN: "Clinton's Gender Gaining in Importance in Her Campaign" LINK

Washington Post's Charles Krauthammer: "The Real Hill-Bill Problem" LINK

Boston Globe's Scot Lehigh: "The Clinton gospel" LINK

New York Sun's SETH GITELL: "Clinton Dons a 1960s-Era Anti-War Cloak" LINK


Quad City Times' Ed Tibbetts: "Public employee union endorses Clinton" LINK

2008: Democrats: Obama:

ABC News' CHRISTINE BROZYNA: "Get to Know Barack Obama" LINK

New York Times' MICHAEL R. GORDON and JEFF ZELENY: "Obama Envisions New Iran Approach" LINK

Associated Press: "Obama introduces Senate resolution on Iran" LINK

Bloomberg's Julianna Goldman: "Michelle Obama, Indebted to Clinton, Campaigns as an Everywoman" LINK

Chicago Sun Times' Lynn Sweet: "Obama puts Bush on notice about Iran" LINK

Associated Press: "Obama takes questions from 5-year-old" LINK

2008: Democrats: Edwards:

New York Post's MICHAEL SAUL: "John Edwards to Barack Obama: Step aside!" LINK

New York Times' CHRISTINE HAUSER: "In Pledge to Voters, Edwards Reflects on His Wife's Fight With Cancer" LINK

Associated Press: "Edwards eligible for public funds" LINK

2008: Democrats: Richardson:

The Nation's John Nichols: "Bill Richardson: A Serious Candidate" LINK

Associated Press: "Lee Iacocca Backs Richardson for 2008" LINK

2008: Democrats: Biden:

Concord Monitor's ANNMARIE TIMMINS: "Biden places name on ballot" LINK

2008: Democrats: Kucinich:

Boston Herald's Howie Carr: "Spaced-out Kucinich moonbatting 1.000" LINK

2008: Democrats:

Washington Times' Deborah Simmons: "Democrats' big tent grows smaller" LINK

The State's AARON GOULD SHEININ: "Democratic race tightens as Obama gains support" LINK

Las Vegas Sun's Michael J. Mishak: "'New Democrat' says center still holds" LINK


Washington Post's Perry Bacon Jr. and Anne E. Kornblut: "Issue of Illegal Immigration Is Quandary for Democrats" LINK

Washington Post's E. J. Dionne Jr.: "The Issue the Democrats Dread" LINK

Wall Street Journal's MIRIAM JORDAN: "Got $500,000? The U.S. Awaits" LINK

Michael B. Mukasey:

New York Times' SHERYL GAY STOLBERG: "Bush, Defending Justice Nominee, Sees Unfairness" LINK

Associated Press: "Bush: No Attorney General if Not Mukasey" LINK

Washington Post's Dan Eggen and Paul Kane: "Undecided Schumer May Be Key to Mukasey's Chances" LINK

Wall Street Journal's Evan Perez: "Doubts Snag Mukasey Bid" LINK


Poltico's Martin Kady II: "GOP declares war on Dem pet projects" LINK


New York Times' David M. Herszenhorn: "One Year Later, 'It's a Beautiful Day'" LINK


New York Times' ROBERT PEAR: "Expecting Presidential Veto, Senate Passes Child Health Measure" LINK

Tax Policy:

Washington Post's Jonathan Weisman and Jeffrey H. Birnbaum: "House Panel Backs Tax Measure Offering Breaks for Middle Class" LINK

Bill Clinton:

New York Times' Patrick Healy: "Bill Clinton Gives Interview to Former Foe" LINK


ABC News' Jake Tapper: "Colbert's Presidential Candidacy Seems to End" LINK