The Note's Must-Reads


ABC News' Jake Tapper: "Joe Lieberman's Journey" LINK

New York Times' Katharine Q. Seelye: "Candidates Collect Endorsements in Final Days in Iowa" LINK

ABC News: "Des Moines Register and Boston Globe Split on Top Democrat, But Agree on Republican" LINK

Politico's Mike Allen and Jonathan Martin: "McCain snags endorsements; Rudy retreats" LINK

Des Moines Register's Tony Leys: Calling him a 'winner,' Iowa's first lady backs Edwards" LINK

2008: Republicans: McCain:

Des Moines Register's Tom Witosky: "McCain sees resurgence in his run for president" LINK

2008: Republicans: Paul:

Politico's Kenneth P. Vogel: "Ron Paul becomes $6 million man" LINK

Boston Globe's Michael Levenson: "Ron Paul backers stage Boston Tea Party, raise millions" LINK

2008: Republicans: Huckabee:

Mike Huckabee's "America's Priorities in the War on Terror" LINK

New York Times' Michael Cooper "Candidates Scrambling to Cope With Rise of Huckabee" LINK

Wall Street Journal's Laura Meckler and Valerie Bauerlein: "Huckabee Taps Renewed Fervor Of Evangelicals" LINK

Newsweek's Michael Isikoff and Holly Bailey: "A Son's Past Deeds Come Back To Bite Huckabee" LINK

New York Magazine's John Heilemann: "Huckabuchanan" LINK

New York Times' Paul Vitello: "Huckabee Draws Support of Home-School Families" LINK

2008: Republicans: Romney:

Boston Globe's Michael Levenson: "Romney, Huckabee rivalry heats up" LINK

Los Angeles Times' Bob Drogin: "Island tax havens factor into Romney's business success" LINK

Associated Press: "Romney says he will keep campaign promises" LINK

New York Post's Daphne Retter: "Mitt's Misty On Mormons" LINK

Washington Post: "Romney Claims NRA Endorsement He Didn't Receive" LINK

Quad City Times' Ed Tibbetts: "Romney takes underdog role" LINK

2008: Republicans: Giuliani:

Washington Post's Michael D. Shear: "Giuliani Campaign Warms Up to Florida" LINK

Washington Times: "Rudy Giuliani" LINK

New York Post's Carl Campanile: "'SWIFT BOAT' VS. GIULIANI" LINK

New York Daily News' Helen Kennedy: "Women more willing to forgive Monica scandal than Judi Giuliani's trysts " LINK

2008: Republicans: Thompson:

Associated Press: "Fred Thompson has little cash to pursue late Iowa strategy" LINK

2008: Democrats: Clinton:

New York Times' Patrick Healy: "In '08 Race, the Other Clinton Steps Up Publicly" LINK

Boston Globe's Lisa Wangsness and Marcella Bombardieri: "Clinton makes effort to get closer to voters" LINK

USA Today's Jill Lawrence: "New Clinton campaign out to show her likability" LINK

Newsweek's Richard Wolffe: "Calling In a Late Family Intervention" LINK


Concord Monitor's SARAH LIEBOWITZ: "In Arkansas, a political education" LINK

2008: Democrats: Obama:

Chicago Tribune's John McCormick: "For the Obama campaign, the closer is in the family" LINK

Des Moines Iowa's THOMAS BEAUMONT: "Obama: Big embassy in Iraq portrays U.S. as an occupying force" LINK

The Nation's Gary Younge: "The Obama Effect" LINK

New York Times' Maria Aspan: "At Web Site for Journalists, Criticism of a Campaign Article Becomes a Melee" LINK

Chicago Sun Times' ABDON M. PALLASCH: "Strong, silent type" LINK

2008: Democrats: Edwards:

Newsweek's Arian Campo-Flores and Suzanne Smalley: "The Road Warrior" LINK

Associated Press: "Edwards Offers Middle-Class Pitch" LINK

2008: Democrats: Kucinich:

Union Leader's Greta Cuyler: "Kucinich would push peace, health care" LINK

2008: Democrats: Richardson:

Bill Richardson's "A New Realism" LINK

Cedar Rapids Gazette's Erika Binegar: "Richardson pushes education ideas in Iowa City" LINK

Des Moines Register's Mason Kerns: "Richardson pledges to step up campaign" LINK

2008: Democrats: Biden:

Des Moines Register's Abby Simons: "Expertise in foreign policy a requirement, Biden argues" LINK

2008: Early States:

Washington Post's Libby Copeland: "Caucus Math 101: Bring a Calculator" LINK

Des Moines Register's Shirley Ragsdale: "'Practice makes perfect' applies to caucuses, too" LINK

2008: First Ladies:

Washington Times' Andrea Billups: "Spouses lend savvy to '08 race" LINK

Bush Administration:

Reuters: "Bolton criticizes Bush foreign policy: magazine" LINK