The Note's Must-Reads

2008: Obama:

ABC News' Jake Tapper: "Obama Unveils Plan for Education Reform" LINK

The Hill's Alexander Bolton: "Shaken Dems Fear Obama on Downslide" LINK

Time Magazine's Jay Newton-Small: "Obama Banks on the Ground Game" LINK

USA Today's Kathy Kiely: "Polls: Latinos Favor Obama in 3 Important Battleground States" LINK

The New York Times' Thomas L. Friedman: "From the Gut" LINK

The New York Times' Sam Dillon: "Obama Looks to Lessons from Chicago in His National Education Plan" LINK

The New York Times' Jeff Zeleny: "Feeling a Challenge, Obama Sharpens His Silver Tongue" LINK

The Boston Globe's Deputy National Editor: "Swift Blasts Obama Over 'Pig' Comment" LINK

The Boston Globe's Peter S. Canellos : "Experience Shows Obama and Palin Fit Right in" LINK

The New York Sun's Staff Reporter: "Obama: McCain 'Can't Put Lipstick on a Pig'" LINK

The New York Sun's Staff Reporter: "Obama's Education Defense" LINK

Politico's Jim Vandehei & Mike Allen: "Obama, Dems Sharpen Personal Attacks on Palin" LINK

Politico's Mike Allen: "Obama Aide Questions McCain's Honor" LINK

2008: Biden:

The Washington Times' Julia Duin: "Wisconsin Bishop Joins Critics of Biden, Pelosi" LINK

The Chicago Sun Times' Abdon M. Pallasch "Biden Isn't Afraid of Palin " LINK

2008: McCain:

ABC News's Jake Tapper: "McCain-Palin Duo Draws Enthusiastic Crowds" LINK

ABC News's Charles Gibson with George Stephanopoulos: "Bottom Line: Personal Attributes Elevating McCain" LINK

The Boston Globes' Foon Rhee: "McCain Challenges Obama on Education" LINK

The Washington Post's Anne E. Kornblut and Michael D. Shear: McCain Camp Sees An Insult in a Saying" LINK

2008: Palin:

The Washington Post's Anne E. Kornblut: "Palin Energizing Women from All Walks of Life" LINK

Newsweek's Mark Hosenball: Warned by the Court: A Judge Repeatedly Told Palin and Family Not to Badmouth Her Sister's Ex LINK

The Boston Herald's Peter Gelzinis: "'Bad Cop' Sarah Palin Steers GOP Ticket Far Right" LINK

The Wall Street Journal's Laura Meckler: "Palin Lifts McCain's Support" LINK

USA Today's David Jackson: "Conservative Women 'So Excited' Over Palin" LINK

The Los Angeles Times' Michael Finnegan: "John McCain Walks a Fine Line on the Environment" LINK

The Los Angeles Times' Peter Wallsten and Janet Hook: "Palin Bounce Has Democrats Off Balance" LINK

The New York Times' Michael Luo and Leslie Wayne: "Palin Aides Defend Billing State for Time at Home" LINK

The New York Times' Maureen Dowd: "My Fair Veep" LINK

The Washington Times' Stephen Dinan: "GOP Bandwagon Runs on 'Palin Power'" LINK

The Washington Times' S.A. Miller : "Obama Slams McCain Over War, Education" LINK

The Washington Times' Jennifer Harper: "Obama Comment Offends GOP Women " LINK

The Chicago Sun Times' Abdon M. Pallasch "Palin's Hometown Delegate Bristles" LINK

Politico's Lisa Lerer: "McCain's Ohio Secret Weapon: Palin" LINK

Politico's Ben Smith: "E-Mails, Conspiracy Rumors Plague Palin" LINK

Politico's Kenneth P. Vogel: "Snowmobile Maker Seizes Palin Mania" LINK

2008: Obama and McCain:

The Washington Post's Harold Meyerson: "How to Beat McCain's Bounce" LINK

The New York Times' Jackie Calmes: "For '08 Rivals, a Skein of Ties to Loan Giants" LINK

The New York Times' Adam Nagourney: "Campaigns Adjust Their Pace to Meet Short Season" LINK

The New York Suns' Elizabeth Green: "Candidates Grade Each Other On Education" LINK

2008: Campaign:

The Washington Times' Jonathan Weisman: "As Campaign Heats Up, Untruths Can Become Facts Before They're Undone" LINK

The New York Times' Larry Rohter: "Back and Forth on Stem-Cell Research Energizes Race" LINK

2008: Clinton:

The Hill's Sam Youngman: Clinton Could Feel Pressure to Step Up Attacks on Palin" LINK

The New York Sun's Nicholas Wapshott: "Up Next: Clinton Vs. Palin" LINK

2008: Congress:

Real Clear Politic's Reid Wilson: "Congress Returns to Low Expectations" LINK

The Hill's Aaron Blake: "Franken and Davis Sail in Minnesota" LINK