The Note's Must-Reads

ABC News/Washington Post Poll:

ABC News' Gary Langer: "Poll: Clinton Up in Ohio, Dead Heat in Texas" LINK

Washington Post's Dan Balz and Jon Cohen: "Clinton Has Edge in Ohio; Race in Texas Deadlocked" LINK

Democratic Debate:

ABC News' Kate Snow: "Texas Showdown? Clinton, Obama Mostly Civil" LINK

Houston Chronicle's R.G. Ratcliffe and Peggy Fikac: "Domestic issues dominate debate in Austin" LINK

Republicans: McCain:

New York Times' Elisabeth Bumiller: "McCain Denies Aides' Statements About Lobbyist" LINK

ABC News' Jake Tapper and Nitya Venkataraman: "McCain Denies Report Claiming Lobbyist Link" LINK

Washington Post's Matthew Mosk and Glenn Kessler: "FEC Warns McCain on Campaign Spending" LINK

New York Times' Leslie Wayne: "McCain Loan Complicates Financing of Campaign" LINK

Politico's Jonathan Martin and Mike Allen: "McCain turns tables on Times" LINK

Wall Street Journal's By Laura Meckler and Susan Davis: "McCain Hits Back With Donor Plea" LINK

Los Angeles Times' James Rainey: "McCain story proves incendiary among journalists, conservatives" LINK

Time's Michael Scherer: "John McCain's Very Bad Day" LINK

Newsweek's Holly Bailey: "McCain Flies the Not-So-Friendly Skies" LINK

Arizona Republic's Dan Nowicki: "Spotlight on McCain turns hot" LINK

Republicans: Huckabee:

Houston Chronicle's Kevin Moran: "Enthusiastic crowd cheers Huckabee in Houston" LINK


ABC News' Jennifer Parker: "Conservative Media Attack New York Times" LINK

Democrats: Obama:

ABC News' Teddy Davis and Sunlen Miller: "Obama Lawyer: Pro-Clinton Group Violating Law" LINK

Politico's Ben Smith: "Obama once visited '60s 'Terrorists'" LINK

Associated Press: "Obama picks up 104 Illinois delegates" LINK

Democrats: Clinton:

New York Times: "Spending by Clinton Campaign Worries Supporters" LINK


Austin American-Statesman's Scott Shepard: "Fact checking Clinton, Obama debate" LINK

Christian Science Monitor's Linda Feldmann: "Obama rose. Clinton slid fast. Why?" LINK


New York Sun's Russell Berman: "Mayor Praises Republicans On Immigration" LINK

Primaries: Ohio:

Bloomberg's Lorraine Woellert and Kristin Jensen: "Clinton Works to Hold Ohio Lead as Obama Attacks on Trade, Jobs" LINK


Pervez Musharraf: "A Milestone on the Road to Democracy" LINK