The Note's Must-Reads


USA Today's Susan Page: "Obama, McCain leap ahead in N.H." LINK

Union Leader's Dan Tuohy: "On primary eve, polls are mixed" LINK

New Hampshire Primary:

Washington Post's Anne E. Kornblut and Shailagh Murray: "Clinton, Romney on Offensive As Pivotal Contest Draws Near" LINK

ABC News' Jake Tapper: "An Independent State of Mind" LINK

Wall Street Journal's ELIZABETH HOLMES and AMY CHOZICK: "Bruised in Iowa, Clinton, Romney Change Styles" LINK

Boston Globe's Scott Helman and Michael Levenson: "Clock ticking in N.H., candidates target undecided" LINK

USA Today's Susan Page and Jill Lawrence: "Amid calls for change, the tension is building" LINK

2008: Republicans: McCain:

ABC News' Ron Claiborne: "Looks Like the Mac Really Is Back" LINK

New York Times' Adam Nagourney and Marc Santora: "Retracing Steps, McCain Is Feeling Rejuvenated" LINK

Washington Post's Dan Balz and Chris Cillizza: "McCain Asserts That He Could Beat Obama in Nov." LINK

The Hill's Bob Cusack: "McCain embraces Reagan, backs away from Bush" LINK

2008: Republicans: Romney:

New York Times' Michael Powell: "Romney Decides Second Beats Last" LINK

Politico's Jonathan Martin and Jim VandeHei: "Romney dials down expectations hard" LINK

Boston Herald's Dave Wedge: "Romney use of donor's Ritz-y digs a suite deal" LINK

2008: Republicans: Huckabee:

Politico's Lisa Lerer: "Religious voters flock to Huckabee" LINK

2008: Republicans: Giuliani:

Time's Michael Duffy: "Is Giuliani Waiting Too Long?" LINK

2008: Republicans: Paul:

Union Leader's Carol Robidoux: "Ron Paul supporters protest" LINK

Concord Monitor's Ethan Wilensky-Lanford: "Barred from debate, Paul makes do Candidate speaks with voters on community access TV" LINK

2008: Republicans:

New York Times' Michael Luo and David D. Kirkpatrick: "As Primary Day Looms, Republican Rivals Go After One Another" LINK

Wall Street Journal's Jackie Calmes: "Republicans Face Decisive Vote" LINK

Newsweek's Evan Thomas and Holly Bailey: "The Pilot vs. The Preacher" LINK

2008: Democrats: Obama:

Washington Post's Jonathan Weisman: "GOP Doubts, Fears 'Post-Partisan' Obama" LINK

Los Angeles Times' Peter Wallsten and Richard Fausset: "For black skeptics, Obama cites Iowa" LINK

Washington Times' Joseph Curl: "Obama gets beefed-up protection" LINK

Newsweek's Richard Wolffe: "Inside Obama's Dream Machine" LINK

Boston Herald's Jessica Van Sack: "Barack 'N' Roll" LINK

New York Sun's Seth Gitell: "Obama's Bet May Rest on New Voters" LINK

Newsweek's Richard Wolffe: "In His Candidate's Voice" LINK

2008: Democrats: Clinton:

New York Times' Mark Leibovich: "In New Hampshire, Bill Clinton Is Finding Less Spark" LINK

ABC News' Kate Snow: "Don't Mess With Hil? Clinton Fires at Rivals After Pile-On at Debate" LINK

New York Times' JEFF ZELENY and PATRICK HEALY: "Not So Fast, Clinton Says About Obama Momentum" LINK

Politico's Mike Allen and Ben Smith: "Hillary advisers fear N.H. loss" LINK

Boston Globe's Scott Helman: "Clinton sharpens aim at two rivals" LINK

Los Angeles Times' Mark Z. Barabak, Peter Nicholas and Robin Abcarian: "Clintons fight for primary rebound" LINK


New York Daily News: "Hillary Clinton campaign makes illegal call accusations against Obama crew" LINK

2008: Democrats: Edwards:

Boston Globe's Scott Helman and Matt Negrin: "Edwards's populist message evolves" LINK

Los Angeles Times' Seema Mehta and James Rainey: "Underdog Edwards says he won't give up the fight for the White House" LINK

Concord Monitor's Chelsea Conaboy: "Edwards lets families speak" LINK

2008: Democrats: Richardson:

Concord Monitor's Meg Heckman "N.M. governor doesn't give up" LINK

Republican Debate:

New York Times' Michael Cooper and Robert Pear: "In Debate Clashes, Accuracy Takes a Hit" LINK

Wall Street Journal's Alex Frangos: "Republican Candidates Spar In New Hampshire Forum" LINK

Boston Globe's Michael Kranish: "Romney and foes tangle over taxes" LINK

Bloomberg's Jonathan D. Salant and Christopher Stern: "Romney, McCain Clash Over Taxes, Leadership in New Hampshire" LINK

The Hill's Sam Youngman: "Few fireworks in last GOP debate before primary" LINK


Politico's Martin Kady II: "Bloomberg makes buzz at centrist confab" LINK

Los Angeles Times' Erika Hayasaki: "Bloomberg remains on the fence" LINK

New York Post's David Seifman: "MIKE SET TO WEIGH CHANCES" LINK

New York Daily News' Kirsten Danis: "Mayor Bloomberg seriously considering White House run, says friend" LINK

Independent Candidate?

Wall Street Journal's Greg Hitt: "CNN's Lou Dobbs for President? He Says No, Sort of" LINK

Presidential Election:

Madeleine K. Albright's "Confidence in America" LINK