The Note's Must-Reads

Republicans: McCain:

New York Times' Jacques Steinberg: "Warring on McCain, Limbaugh Sees No Reconciliation" LINK

Washington Post's Perry Bacon Jr. and Michael D. Shear: "Romney Releases His Delegates, Backs McCain" LINK

The Hill's Manu Raju and J. Taylor Rushing: "Republicans closing ranks around McCain" LINK

New York Times' Michael Cooper: "Romney Backs McCain's Candidacy, Ending a Heated Campaign Feud" LINK

Democrats: Obama:

New York Times' Steven Greenhouse: "Large Union Backs Obama; Another Is Likely to Do Same" LINK

Los Angeles Times' Maria L. La Ganga: "The man behind Obama's message" LINK

Bloomberg's Timothy J. Burger: "Obama's Chicago Ties Might Fuel `Republican Attack Machine'" LINK

Newsweek's Gretel C. Kovach: "The Tipping Point in Texas" LINK

Democrats: Clinton:

ABC News' Kate Snow and Jennifer Parker: "Campaign in Crisis? Hillaryland Tensions" LINK

ABC News' Teddy Davis: "Hillary Clinton Wins New Mexico Primary" LINK

Washington Post's Dan Balz: "Clinton Camp May Regret Largely Turning Its Back on Caucus States" LINK

Wall Street Journal's Jackie Calmes: "Clinton Bets Big on Ohio and Texas" LINK

Dallas Morning News' Karen Brooks: "Hillary Clinton campaign's new TV ad targets Texas' military voters" LINK


ABC News Rick Klein: "Obama, Clinton Shower Cash on Delegates" LINK

New York Times' Jeff Zeleny and Patrick Healy: "Black Leader, a Clinton Ally, Tilts to Obama" LINK

Washington Post's Jonathan Weisman and Anne E. Kornblut: "Clinton, Obama Offer Similar Economic Visions" LINK

Time's Hilary Hylton: "A Texas Tiff Over the Dems Debate" LINK

Weekly Standard's Fred Barnes: "Republicans Root for Obama" LINK


Newt Gingrich: "Let's Revote in Michigan and Florida" LINK

USA Today's Fredreka Schouten: "Dems stumped figuring Fla., Mich. into delegate equation" LINK

Campaign Financing:

New York Times' Elisabeth Bumiller: "McCain and Obama Skirmish on Financing" LINK


Wall Street Journal's Laura Meckler: "McCain-Obama Race Would Redraw Electoral Map" LINK