The Note's Must-Reads

ABC News/Washington Post Poll:

ABC News' Gary Langer: "Shifting Preferences Shake GOP Race; Dem. Contest is Stable, Bush Stays Low" LINK

Washington Post's Jon Cohen and Dan Balz: "In Poll, Huckabee Closes on Giuliani" LINK

2008: Republicans: Huckabee:

Associated Press: "Huckabee Questions Mormons' Belief" LINK

Time's JAY NEWTON-SMALL: "Huckabee's Family Field General" LINK

ABC News' Jake Tapper: "Huckabee's Plethora of Pardons" LINK

New York Times' Paul Vitello: "Huckabee Catches Feller's Pitch" LINK

Boston Globe's Michael Kranish: "Huckabee's views on gays under greater scrutiny" LINK

Los Angeles Times' Seema Mehta: "AIDS statements haunt Huckabee" LINK

New York Sun's Russell Berman: "Huckabee Unlikely To Join in Mudslinging" LINK


Concord Monitor's MELANIE ASMAR: "Huckabee has varied record on education" LINK

Los Angeles Times' Seema Mehta and Stephanie Simon: "Home-schoolers rally to Huckabee" LINK

2008: Republicans: Romney:

National Review: "Romney for President" LINK

Boston Globe's Michael Levenson: "National Review nod gives Romney a boost" LINK

Boston Herald's Dave Wedge: "Home News & Opinion National U.S. Politics 2008 Pres. Campaign Swift brands Mitt as 'flip-flopper' in column" LINK

Washington Post's Alec MacGillis: "Romney Seeks a Neighborly Reception" LINK

2008: Republicans: Giuliani:

Charles Hill's "Giuliani, My Giuliani" LINK

2008: Republicans: McCain:

ABC News' Bret Hovell: "McCain Vows He Won't Let Dems 'Lose This War'" LINK

2008: Republicans: Paul:

ABC's Z. Byron Wolf: "Paul to Miss 'Tea Party'" LINK

USA Today's Sue Kirchhoff: "Ron Paul's YouTube rants about Bernanke grab attention" LINK

The Hill's Jessica Holzer: "Paul's pals move to N.H. to cast votes" LINK

2008: Republicans: Thompson:

Washington Post's Joel Achenbach: "Bigger Than Life" LINK

2008: Republicans: Tancredo:

The Hill's Klaus Marre: "Tancredo asserts that Univision viewers are unlikely to vote" LINK

Des Moines Register's JASON PULLIAM: "Tancredo rips attack on Romney by group" LINK

2008: Republicans:

Politico's Roger Simon: "Chaotic race leaves GOP hanging" LINK

Los Angeles Times' Peter Wallsten and Seema Mehta: "GOP rivals veer right on immigration" LINK

Boston Herald's Jessica Heslam: "Poll: Romney falls behind Huckabee" LINK

2008: Democrats: Clinton:

Hillary Clinton's "What difference would it make if a woman is president?" LINK

New York Times' ADAM NAGOURNEY and PATRICK HEALY: "Feeling Heat, Clinton Tries Iowa Up Close" LINK

Politico's Ben Smith: "Hillary can do no wrong on mystery site" LINK

Wall Street Journal's AMY CHOZICK and MONICA LANGLEY: "Clinton Basks in Buffett Glow" LINK

Washington Times' Christina Bellantoni: "Clinton to be player on Hillary's team" LINK

New York Sun's JOSH GERSTEIN: "Clinton Fund-Raiser Is Not An Endorsement, Buffett Says" LINK

The Hill's Sam Youngman: "Last debate pre-Iowa offers Clinton chance to blunt Obama momentum" LINK

New York Times' ADAM COHEN: "Bill and Hillary Clinton's Pitch in Iowa: 'I Love the '90s'" LINK

Associated Press: "Clinton backup? New Hampshire" LINK

New York Daily News' KENNETH R. BAZINET and THOMAS M. DeFRANK: "Bill Clinton to aid Hillary's campaign" LINK

Des Moines Register's JASON CLAYWORTH: "Roboprofessor heckles former president" LINK

2008: Democrats: Obama:

Barak Obama's "Have the baby boomers got it wrong?" LINK


Chicago Sun Times' Lynn Sweet: "The past haunts Obama?" LINK

Washington Post's Jose Antonio Vargas: "Obama's Cheering Section Ups The Volume" LINK

2008: Democrats: Edwards:

John Edwards' "What did you learn from your loss in '04?" LINK

Des Moines Register's ERIN JORDAN: "Edwards cancels 3 eastern Iowa functions" LINK

2008: Democrats: Biden:

ABC News' Brian Wheeler: "Biden Touts Foreign Policy Credentials in New Ad" LINK

Boston Globe's Sasha Issenberg: "For Biden, it's the résumé over the rallying cry" LINK

2008: Democrats: Dodd:

The Globe Gazette's JENS MANUEL KROGSTAD: "Dodd just can't gain any traction among Iowans" LINK

2008: Democrats:

Bloomberg's Catherine Dodge: "Bush Stirs Young Voters' Enthusiasm for Democrats, Ballot Box" LINK

Washington Times' S.A. Miller: "Code Pink to take aim at Democrats in 2008" LINK

2008: Early States:

Boston Globe: "Moderator comes to Iowa debates armed with questions" LINK

Chicago Tribune's Jill Zuckman: "In N.H., Iraq war fading as key issue" LINK

Union Leader: "Obama, Giuliani lead in UNH hall mock voting" LINK

Des Moines Register's THOMAS BEAUMONT: "Last debates could have 'seismic impact'" LINK

2008: Presidential Candidates:

Newsweek's Jonathan Adler: "Nothing to Laugh About" LINK


Boston Globe's Scot Lehigh: "Star power" LINK

Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act:

Attorney General Michael B. Mukasey: "A FISA Fix" LINK


Associated Press: "Hayden to Testify About CIA Videotapes" LINK

New York Times' MARK MAZZETTI and DAVID JOHNSTON: "C.I.A. Director Speaks to Senate Committee" LINK

Newsweek's Michael Isikoff and Mark Hosenball: "Who authorized the CIA to destroy interrogation videos?" LINK