The Note's Must-Reads

Political Polls:

ABC News/Washington Post Poll: Washington Post's Jon Cohen and Dan Balz: "Poll Shows Romney With Wide Lead in New Hampshire" LINK

Los Angeles Times/Bloomberg Poll: Los Angeles Times' Janet Hook: "Huckabee inches toward Giuliani" LINK

Associated Press/Pew Research Center Poll: Associated Press: "Poll finds Giuliani, Romney, Thompson virtually tied in S.C." LINK

Democratic Debate:

Salon's Walter Shapiro: "The Dodd and Biden show" LINK

ABC News' Raelyn Johnson, Sunlen Miller, and Eloise Harper: "Dems Debate Iran Over Radio Airwaves" LINK

New York Times' ADAM NAGOURNEY and JEFF ZELENY: "Immigration, a Relentless Issue, Confronts Democrats in an Iowa Debate" LINK

Washington Post's Dan Balz and Anne E. Kornblut: "Clinton Rivals Hammer Her Iran Vote During Iowa Radio Debate" LINK

Politico's Carrie Budoff Brown: "NPR debate kept quiet, stays civil" LINK

Wall Street Journal's CHRISTOPHER COOPER: "In Muted Debate, Rivals Jab Clinton Over Iran Vote" LINK

Los Angeles Times' Scott Martelle and Robin Abcarian: "In Iowa debate, Democrats rip policy on Iran" LINK

USA Today's Jill Lawrence: "Abortion, Iran dominate Democrats' radio debate" LINK

Newsweek's Richard Wolffe: "Back on Defense" LINK

2008: Republicans: Romney:

Boston Globe's Maria Cramer, Maria Sacchetti, and Connie Paige: "More immigrant woes for Romney" LINK

New York Times' MICHAEL LUO and MARC SANTORA: "Romney Faces New Questions on Illegal Workers at Landscaping Firm" LINK

Boston Globe's Michael Levenson: "Romney cries foul on pro-Huckabee calls" LINK

New York Times' KENNETH L. WOODWARD: "Mitt Romney Is No Jack Kennedy" LINK

Boston Globe's Michael Levenson and Sasha Issenberg: "Candidate provides new fodder for rivals" LINK

Los Angeles Times' Peter Wallsten: "It's about voters' faith in Romney" LINK

Boston Herald's Jessica Van Sack: "Study: American's bias vs. Mormons is strong" LINK

2008: Republicans: Huckabee:

ABC News' Brian Ross: "Mom: 'Carol Sue Would Be Alive Today' If Not for Huckabee" LINK

ABC News' JAKE TAPPER and SUNLEN MILLER: "Mysterious Group Attacks Huckabee" LINK

Associated Press: "Huckabee Bristles at Creationism Query" LINK

Wall Street Journal: "The Huckabee Contradiction" LINK

Los Angeles Times' Seema Mehta: "For Huckabee, it's fun at the top" LINK

Newsweek's Howard Fineman: "Chuck and Huck: GOP's Delta Force?" LINK

Des Moines Register's LISA ROSSI: "Huckabee urges respect, cooperation with other nations" LINK

2008: Republicans: Giuliani:

ABC News' Richard Esposito: "Exclusive: Another Friend of Giuliani's Embroiled in Sheriff's Criminal Case" LINK

Salon: "The bill for Rudy Giuliani's love life" LINK

2008: Republicans: McCain:

Boston Herald's Jessica Heslam: "Schilling to pitch McCain at N.H. rally" LINK

2008: Republicans: Thompson:

ABC News' Christine Byun: "Thompson 'Skeptical' of NIE Findings" LINK

Washington Times' William G. Shipman: "Thompson and Social Security" LINK

Greenville News' Dan Hoover: "In Greer, Thompson touts Second Amendment rights" LINK

2008: Republicans: Paul:

The Hill's Sam Youngman: "Paul looks to turn big bucks into a big boost at the polls" LINK

2008: Republicans: Tancredo:

Des Moines Register's Jason Pulliam: "Tancredo's TV ad links immigrants to violence" LINK

2008: Republicans:

Washington Times' Ralph Z. Hallow: "Gingrich pushes platform in Iowa" LINK

2008: Democrats:

The Nation: "Shame on Obama and Clinton for Skipping Peru Trade Vote" LINK

2008: Democrats: Clinton:

Union Leader's JOHN DISTASO: "Clinton camp alleges 'dirty tricks' by Obama's" LINK

New York Times' Katharine Q. Seelye: "Clinton on the Dynasty Question" LINK

Washington Times' Christina Bellantoni: "Hillary fights slippage in Iowa" LINK

New York Times' KATHARINE Q. SEELYE: "Clinton Attack on Obama Overlooks Some Realities" LINK

Boston Globes' Marcella Bombardieri: "In Clinton barrage, taste of fight to come" LINK

New York Times: "U.S. Indictment for Fund-Raiser" LINK

2008: Democrats: Obama:

Des Moines Register's Thomas Beaumont: "Obama: Many view Clinton negatively" LINK

ABC News' Sunlen Miller: "The Obama Campaign Heads North: To Alaska" LINK

Politico's Michael Calderone: "Wash. Post Obama story under fire" LINK

Chicago Sun Times' Jennifer Hunter: "Obama: Keep your hands off illegals" LINK

2008: Democrats: Edwards:

ABC News' Raelyn Johnson: "Edwards Injects a little Humor with Lawyer Joke" LINK

New York Times' JULIE BOSMAN: "Edwards Takes Step Back as Two Others Slug It Out" LINK

Politico's David Paul Kuhn: "Edwards plays good cop" LINK

Associated Press: "Edwards posts training video on Iowa caucuses" LINK

2008: Democrats: Kucinich:

Washington Post's Libby Copeland: "The Love Song of Dennis J. Kucinich" LINK

Politico's Josh Kraushaar: "Kucinich faces challenges at home" LINK

2008: Democrats: Dodd:

Quad City Times' Jens Manuel Krogstad: "Candidate profiles: Dodd staking presidential run on Iowa" LINK

Des Moines Register's JOLENE STEVENS: "Dodd cautions against retreat into isolationism" LINK

2008: Democrats: Richardson:

Des Moines Register's WILLIAM PETROSKI: "Richardson: No veep post for me" LINK

2008: Democrats: Biden:

ABC News' Brian Wheeler: "Biden Takes on Bush over NIE" LINK

2008: Early States:

Associated Press: "New Mich. primary plan favors six national regions" LINK

Tennessean's JENNIFER A. BROOKS: "State's presidential primary ballot holds no surprises" LINK

Brain Power:

Los Angeles Times' Daniel G. Amen: "Getting inside their heads ... really inside" LINK


Wall Street Journal's JAY SOLOMON and SIOBHAN GORMAN: "New Assessment Of Iran Redraws Political Lines" LINK

Time's Robert Baer: "Was Bush Behind the Iran Report?" LINK