The Note's Must-Reads

Democratic Debate:

ABC News' Rick Klein: "Fiery Debate Turns Campaign Toward the Personal" LINK

New York Times' Patrick Healy and Jeff Zeleny: "Obama and Clinton Tangle at Debate" LINK

Washington Post's Dan Balz and Shailagh Murray: "Voices Are Raised in Democratic Debate" LINK

Politico's Ben Smith: "Sparks fly at Dem debate" LINK

Republicans: McCain:

Wall Street Journal's Alex Frangos: "McCain Keeps Populist Pitch" LINK

The Hill's Jessica Holzer: "McCain gets by with a little help from his Senate friends" LINK

Republicans: Romney:

New York Times' Sarah Wheaton: "Craig Romney Promotes His Father, en Español" LINK

Boston Globe's Michael Levenson: "Romney seeks trail to blaze" LINK

Washington Times' Joseph Curl: "Romney tops polls in key Florida vote" LINK

Republicans: Giuliani:

New York Times' MICHAEL POWELL and RUSS BUETTNER: "Crossing Mayor Giuliani Often Had a Price" LINK

Politico's Jeffrey Ressner: "Hollywood GOP lines up for McCain, Giuliani" LINK

Washington Times' Jim McElhatton: "Union takes aim at Giuliani's run" LINK

Associated Press: "Giuliani Trails McCain in New York, Polls Show" LINK

Bloomberg's Heidi Przybyla: "Giuliani Tries to Avoid Florida `Epitaph' by Pitching Tax Cuts" LINK

Republicans: Huckabee:

Politico's Jonathan Martin: "Huckabee: McCain-lover, Mitt-killer" LINK

Associated Press: "Huckabee trims costs, press travel" LINK

Atlanta Journal-Constitution's Sonji Jacobs: "GOP Christians' loyalties divided; Huckabee leads" LINK

The Associated Press: "Huckabee gains black support" LINK

Miami-Herald's Marc Caputo: "Huckabee skimps on Fla. for Georgia" LINK

Republicans: Thompson:

Washington Post's Michael D. Shear: "Will Thompson Roll the Closing Credits?" LINK

Democrats: Clinton:

Wall Street Journal's John R. Emshwiller: "Bill Clinton May Get Payout of $20 Million" LINK

New York Times' Raymond Hernandez: "Rangel Remains in Clinton's Camp in Her Battle With Obama" LINK

Politico's Ben Smith: "Bill Clinton jabs playing well with voters" LINK

Boston Globe's Marcella Bombardieri: "Clinton draws on New Bedford lessons" LINK

The Greenville News's Dan Hoover: "Clyburn: Bill Clinton needs to chill out" LINK

Washington Post's Dan Balz: "The Other Clinton Is an Absent Presence" LINK

Democrats: Obama:

New York Times' Jeff Zeleny: "Reprising a Career" LINK

Wall Street Journal's JONATHAN KAUFMAN: "Obama's Bid Turns Focus On Class Split Among Blacks" LINK

Washington Times' Donald Lambro: "Obama confronts Clinton attacks" LINK

The State's Dawn Hinshaw: "Obama warms up voters for Saturday" LINK


ABC News: "EXCLUSIVE: Barack vs. Bill: Obama Hits Ex-Prez Over 'Troubling' Attacks" LINK

New York Times' Patrick Healy: "In S. Carolina, It's Obama vs. Clinton. That's Bill Clinton" LINK

Wall Street Journal's REBECCA BUCKMAN: "Democrats Woo Silicon Valley" LINK

Early States: Florida:

New York Times' Elisabeth Bumiller: "A Scramble Across Florida as Republicans Square Off" LINK

Los Angeles Times' Michael Finnegan and Maeve Reston: "It's all Florida, all the time now for GOP" LINK

Chrisitian Science Monitor's Linda Feldmann: "Next primaries tougher yet" LINK

Miami-Herald: "GOP courting Florida's Cubans" LINK

Early States: South Carolina:

Washington Post's Dan Balz and Shailagh Murray: "Voices Are Raised in Democratic Debate" LINK

Super Tuesday:

Time's Michael Duffy AND Rani Molla: "A Split Decision on Super Tuesday?" LINK


Washington Post's Matthew Mosk: "Candidates Face Big Primaries With Smaller War Chests" LINK

Wall Street Journal's Jackie Calmes: "In Close Race, Every Delegate Is Prized" LINK


Associated Press: "Expatriate Democrats able to cast votes online" LINK