The Note's Must-Reads

Must Read:

ABC News' Ed O'Keefe: "EXCLUSIVE: Powell Praises Obama, Fears Afghanistan Growing 'More Difficult' Than Iraq" LINK

Republicans: McCain:

ABC News's Bret Hovell: "McCain to Stick it Out in the Senate, Not Resign" LINK

New York Times' Elisabeth Bumiller and Larry Rohter: "Foreign Policy: 2 Camps Seek McCain's Ear" LINK

Wesley K. Clark: "McCain must lead the charge" LINK

Slate's John Dickerson: "McCain's Outreach Tour" LINK

The Hill's Sam Youngman: "McCain has 'work to do' with gun owners: NRA" LINK

Politico's Jonathan Martin: "Private RNC polling shows McCain lead" LINK

Democrats: Obama:

ABC News: "Obama Fields Another Farrakhan Question" LINK

New York Times' Larry Rohter: "Obama Says Real-Life Experience Trumps Rivals' Foreign Policy Credits" LINK

Politico's Carrie Budoff Brown: "Gay press frustrated by Obama approach" LINK

Los Angeles Times' Peter Wallsten: "Allies of Palestinians see a friend in Obama" LINK

Washington Times' S.A. Miller: "Obama slams McCain's stance" LINK

Philadelphia Inquirer's Larry Eichel and Tom Infield: "Obama visits 3 Phila.-area counties" LINK

Time's Amanda Ripley: "A Mother's Story" LINK

Democrats: Clinton:

New York Times' Julie Bosman: "Sir Elton and Democratic Friends" LINK

Washington Post's Anne E. Kornblut: "Chelsea Clinton Finds Her Voice" LINK

Chicago Tribune's Christi Parsons and Mark Silva: "Clinton: Obama ads mislead" LINK

Philadelphia Inquirer's Thomas Fitzgerald: "Clinton, back in Pa., returns focus to war" LINK


Ambassador Samir Sumaida'ie: "Iraq's National Identity Is Alive and Growing" LINK

Washington Post's Peter Baker and Jonathan Weisman: "Bush to Cut Army Tours to 12 Months" LINK

Christian Science Monitor's Gail Russell Chaddock: "At Petraeus-Crocker hearing, eyes on '08 field" LINK

Primaries: Pennsylvania:

Wall Street Journal's Nick Timiraos: "Clinton and Obama Vie for Women of Philadelphia Suburbs" LINK

Bloomberg's Kim Chipman: "Obama-Clinton Clash May Pale Beside Unions' Pennsylvania Battle" LINK

Philadelphia Inquirer's Jeff Shields: "City voters flock to the Democrats" LINK

Elizabeth Edwards:

Boston Globe: "Edwards's wife backs Clinton on healthcare" LINK