By Ed O'Keefe

May 7, 2008 2:02am

End Game: Clinton’s Exit Strategy

Opinion by Matthew Dowd, ABC News Political Contributor In the aftermath of the Indiana and North Carolina Democratic primaries, I have at least one observation having watched the results and Hillary Clinton’s speech. What do President Bush and Hillary clinton have in common? Neither had… Read More »

By Ed O'Keefe

Apr 30, 2008 8:54am

Wright Way or the Right Way: What Obama Needs to Do Now

Opinion by Matthew Dowd, ABC News Political ContributorSo, let’s focus on Barack Obama and his campaign and see where things stand in aftermath of latest Rev. Wright events.First, what Rev. Wright has done in last few days is, in my view, one the starkest examples… Read More »

Apr 14, 2008 6:57pm

Lessons from a Tough Campaign

As we head into the debate this week in Pennsylvania — only a week from the Democratic primary there — let’s take a look at lessons learned this week in this rough and tumble campaign. Hillary Clinton was again hounded by questions of her honesty… Read More »

By Nitya

Apr 8, 2008 7:26am

Does Experience Really Matter?

Opinion by Matthew Dowd, ABC New Political Contributor At a time when Hillary Clinton falls further and further behind in the delegate count to Barack Obama, and the chances of her winning the Democratic nomination look more and more like drawing to an inside straight,… Read More »

By Ed O'Keefe

Mar 24, 2008 8:43am

Electability in November?

Opinion by Matthew Dowd, ABC News Political Contributor There has been much discussion in the 2008 presidential campaign especially as it relates to the Democratic nomination process. And there seems to be a concerted effort by the Clinton campaign to point out weakness in the… Read More »

By Ed O'Keefe

Mar 17, 2008 9:33am

Opinion: Carrie Underwood Time

Opinion by Matthew Dowd, ABC News Political ContributorOk, so there has been a ton of discussion on delegates and race and surrogates in the Democratic race, I want to move on to a different topic though it is political since it concerns the now former… Read More »

By Nitya

Feb 28, 2008 7:30am

Race, Religion, Gender Didn’t Matter

Opinion by Matthew Dowd, ABC News contributor So, it looks like after Tuesday’s contests in Ohio and Texas Barack Obama is about to turn from likely to inevitable nominee. Going into the March 4th primaries the best we can say about where Hillary Clinton stands… Read More »

Feb 21, 2008 7:26am

Team Clinton Faces Fielder’s Choice

What happens when a baseball team near the end of a season goes 0-10 and each is loss is by an ever increasing lopsided margin? New strategies are employed during the losing streak to try and win — change the batting order, bring new players… Read More »

By Ed O'Keefe

Feb 11, 2008 2:30pm

Opinion: Obama Will Win Nomination

Opinion by Matthew Dowd, ABC News Political ContributorTo get right to the point, I believe Barack Obama is going to win the Democratic nomination setting the table for a great race for the fall.Here’s why:In doing the math on delegates, it looks highly likely that… Read More »

Feb 5, 2008 10:41am

Watching the Super Tuesday Results

What to look for as you’re watching tonight’s returns: Expect a good night for McCain. And just how good it will be you will be able to tell by watching the returns in  Illinois.  McCain wins that state, then he wins big that night and… Read More »