The Note's Must-Reads

Pennsylvania Primary:

Pittsburgh Post Gazette's James O'Toole: "Democrats take final shots as Clinton, Obama blanket the state" LINK


USA Today's Susan Page: "Obama widens national lead in USA Today/Gallup Poll" LINK

Republicans: McCain:

New York Times' David D. Kirkpatrick and Jim Rutenberg: "A Developer, His Deals and His Ties to McCain" LINK

Wall Street Journal's Laura Meckler: "McCain Tax Cuts Would Bloat Deficit Or Take Huge Spending Curbs" LINK

Los Angeles Times' Ralph Vartabedian: "John McCain gets tax-free disability pension" LINK

Newsweek's Holly Bailey: "Pause for Laughter" LINK

Birmingham News' Charles J. Dean: "John McCain shakes hands, touches hearts in Alabama's Black Belt" LINK

Democrats: Clinton:

ABC News' Jake Tapper: "Clinton on Iran Attack: 'Obliterate Them'" LINK

New York Times' Jeff Zeleny and John M. Broder: "On Eve of Primary, Clinton Ad Invokes bin Laden" LINK

Washington Post's Matthew Mosk: "Clinton Campaign Facing Deepening Debt to Advisers" LINK

Bloomberg's Lorraine Woellert: "Bill Clinton `Firing Up' Rural, Small-Town Base Amid Stumbles" LINK

The Hill's Sam Youngman: "Clinton tries to lower expectations after long battle for Pennsylvania" LINK

Democrats: Obama:

Politico's Ben Smith: "Obama prepares to spin loss as victory" LINK

Time's Michael Scherer: "A Willie Horton Hit on Obama?" LINK


New York Times' Katharine Q. Seelye: "In Clinton vs. Obama, Age Is One of the Greatest Predictors" LINK

Wall Street Journal: "Obama Has Money Edge For Final Primaries" LINK

Washington Times' Christina Bellantoni: "Candidates playing expectations game" LINK