The Note's Must-Reads

Republicans: McCain:

New York Times' Michael Cooper: "McCain Missteps on Iraq; Democrats Pounce" LINK

Washington Post's Cameron W. Barr and Michael D. Shear: "McCain Mixes Up Iraqi Groups" LINK

GQ's Greg Veis: "Raising McCain" LINK

Republicans: Paul:

Washington Times' Ralph Z. Hallow: "Paul and his backers slighted by the 'neoconservative' GOP" LINK


Los Angeles Times' James Gerstenzang: "Bush is fundraiser in chief" LINK

Democrats: Obama:

ABC News' Jake Tapper: "Obama Parses Wright & Wrong in Race Speech" LINK

New York Times' Jeff Zeleny: "Obama Urges U.S. to Grapple With Race Issue" LINK

Politico's Jim Vandehei & John F. Harris: "Obama's racial problems transcend Wright" LINK

Wall Street Journal's Jackie Calmes and Nick Timiraos: "Obama Puts Race Closer To Center Of Campaign" LINK

USA Today's Susan Page and Kathy Kiely: "In a gamble, Obama takes aim at America's 'racial stalemate'" LINK

Bloomberg's Indira Lakshmanan and Heidi Przybyla: "Obama's Race Speech Echoes Kennedy's 1960 Address on Religion" LINK

Democrats: Clinton:

New York Times' Julie Bosman: "Clinton Records From '90s to Be Released on Wednesday" LINK

Wall Street Journal's June Kronholz: "Clinton Aims to Revive Efforts for Michigan Revote" LINK

Detroit Free Press' Dawson Bell: "Clinton to Visit, Push for a Primary Do-Over" LINK


Politico's Kenneth P. Vogel: "Liberal groups set $400M spending target" LINK

Primaries: Michigan:

Senator Carl Levin: "New Hampshire Cheated, Too" LINK

ABC News' Teddy Davis and Eloise Harper: "Michigan Re-vote at Risk as Obama Withholds Support" LINK


Representative Rahm Emanuel: "A New Deal for the New Economy" LINK