The Note's Must-Reads


ABC News Video: "Robocaller Hangs Up on Job" LINK

ABC News Video: "McCain's 'Joe the Plumber' Tour" LINK

ABC News Video: "Angry 911 Caller: McCain's Brother" LINK

ABC News Video: "McCain Gets a Little Help from His Trumps" LINK

ABC News Video: "Obama Sticker Wasn't Enough" LINK

2008: McCAIN and OBAMA:

ABC News Analysis by Gary Langer: "Daily Tracking Poll: Three in 10 Plan Early Vote, Favoring Obama By Wide Margin" LINK

The New York Times' Elisabeth Bumiller and Jeff Zeleny: "McCain and Obama Hurl Broadsides at Each Other Over Taxes and Jobs" LINK

The Washington Post's Dan Balz: "Polls Point to Struggle for McCain - Obama Leads in Battlegrounds, but GOP Nominee Plans to Keep Fighting" LINK

The Washington Post's David Montgomery: "A Happiness Gap: Doomacrats And Republigrins" LINK

The Los Angeles Times' Mark Z. Barabak and Bob Drogin: "McCain, Obama Both Target President Bush" LINK

Newsweek Magazine's Michael Isikoff: "History of the 'S' Bomb: McCain isn't the first Arizonan to use 'socialist' epithet" LINK

Time Magazine's Michael Scherer: "7 Things That Could Go Wrong on Election Day" LINK

Bloomberg's Kim Chipman and Hans Nichols: "McCain, Obama Make Populist Appeals On Economy In Swing States" LINK

Politico's Chris Frates: "Obama Outspends McCain In Health Care Ads" LINK

USA Today's Fredreka Schouten: "Political Spending Races Toward Record $5.3B" LINK

The Politico's Kenneth P. Vogel: "What Are The Candidates Hiding?" LINK

2008: McCAIN:

ABC News Political Radar: "Report: Did John McCain's Brother Make 911 Call About Traffic?" LINK

The New York Times' Adam Nagourney: "In McCain's Uphill Battle, Winning Is an Option" LINK

The Politico's Jonathan Martin, Mike Allen and John F. Harris: "Blame game: GOP forms circular firing squad" LINK

The Politico's Lisa Lerer: "McCain kicks off 'Joe the Plumber' tour" LINK

The New York Daily News' Richard Sisk: "John McCain Turns Attacks Against New Target - President Bush" LINK

The Boston Globe's Foon Rhee: "McCain Sets Election Night Event" LINK

The Wall Street Journal's Amy Chozick and Nick Timiraos: "McCain To Launch Fresh Attack On Obama's Tax Plan" LINK

The Politico's Jonathan Martin and Mike Allen and John F. Harris: "Blame Game: GOP Forms Circular Firing Squad" LINK

2008: OBAMA:

ABC News' Jake Tapper: "Republicans Carlson, McClellan Announce Support for Obama" LINK

ABC News' Jake Tapper: "Indianapolis, Then Honolulu" LINK

ABC News' Rick Klein: "Cash Edge Reveals Obama Paths to Presidency" LINK

The New York Times' Jim Rutenberg and Marjorie Connelly: "Polls Show Obama Gaining Among Bush Voters" LINK

The Washington Post's Michael Abramowitz and Robert Barnes: "As an Issue, Taxes Favor Obama - Polls Lean Toward Democrat on a Traditional GOP Strength" LINK

The Politico: "Final score: Obama wins the day" LINK

McClatchy Newspapers: "Andy Griffith endorses Barack Obama in Ron Howard vid" LINK

The New York Daily News' James Gordon Meek: "Barack Obama Has Big Challenge For Votes In West Virginia" LINK

The Los Angeles Times' Joel Rubin: "Bratton Records Phone Message Supporting Obama" LINK

Newsweek Magazine's Richard Wolffe: "The Obama Show: Behind next week's must-see political TV" LINK

The Chicago Sun-Times' Abdon M. Pallasch: "Obama makes stop in Indy before visiting grandmother" LINK

The Washington Times' Jennifer Harper: "Obama presents history-making choice" LINK

The Boston Globe's Foon Rhee: "McClellan Endorses Obama" LINK

Bloomberg's Indira A.R. Lakshmanan: "Obama Benefits As Blacks, Democrats, First-Timers Vote Early" LINK

The USA Today's David Jackson: "2nd Former Bush Official Endorses Obama" LINK

The Wall Street Journal's Jonathan Weisman: "Obama Assists Down-Ticket Democrats" LINK

2008: BIDEN:

ABC News Political Radar: "Biden Blasts McCain for Obama/Bush comparison" LINK

The New York Times' John M. Broder: "The Long Run: Father's Tough Life an Inspiration for Biden" LINK

The Washington Times' Wesley Pruden: "Good old Joe lifts the curtain" LINK

The Washington Times' R. Emmett Tyrell: "Biden's brain scan" LINK

The Washington Times' Cal Thomas: "Joe Biden's gift" LINK

The Washington Times' Clarence Page: "'Obama-Palin' generation?" LINK

2008: PALIN:

ABC News' Jake Tapper: "Palin on Special Needs Kids" LINK

ABC News' Jake Tapper: "Opie Cunningham Weighs In As Well" LINK

ABC News' Jake Tapper: "Campbell Brown: Stop Covering Palin's Wardrobe Controversy; Women Are Unfairly Held to Higher Standard on Appearance" LINK

ABC News' Political Radar: "Palin Guarantees Win in Pennsylvania" LINK

ABC News' Imtiyaz Delawala and Lisa Chinn: "Palin Challenges Obama's "Rhetorical Flourishes" Defense of Biden" LINK

The Washington Post's Lois Romano: "Ideology Aside, This Has Been the Year of the Woman" LINK

The Los Angeles Times' Charles Piller: "Palin appointed friends and donors to key posts in Alaska, records show" LINK

Time Magazine's Kate Betts : "Sarah Palin's $150,000 Crime Against Fashion" LINK

The USA Today's Ken Dilanian: "Spending Rose In Palin's Alaska Administrations" LINK


The New York Times' Michael Falcone and Michael Moss: "Acorn Overstated Tally of Newly Registered Voters" LINK

The Washington Post's Steven A. Holmes: "Early Voters in Fla. Find Long Lines, a Bit of Muddle" LINK

The Politico's Avi Zenilman: "Avalanche! Early voting at record pace" LINK

The Wall Street Journal's June Kronholz: "Voting Snafus Rare But Worrisome" LINK

The Wall Street Journal's Elizabeth Holmes: "Polls Show Race Tightening In Florida" LINK

USA Today's Matt Kelley: "Groups Spend Millions Bypassing TV, Radio" LINK

USA Today's Dennis Wagner: "Immigration Still A 'Political Hot Potato' In Arizona" LINK

2008: ECONOMY:

ABC News Economy Section: LINK

ABC News' Scott Mayerowitz: "Bailed-Out but Still Giving Bonuses" LINK

Associated Press' Alex Kennedy: "Asian Stocks Sink; Dollar at 13-Year Low Vs. Yen" LINK

Associated Press' Martin Crutsinger: "Greenspan Says Flaw in Market System" LINK

Associated Press: "U.S. Mulls $40 B Plan to Help Forestall Foreclosures: Report" LINK