It's All Over Now, Baby Blue

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It's All Over Now, Baby Blue
by John B. Judis
But Barack Obama's support has narrowed dangerously--and he'll need to make critical changes to beat John McCain.
Post Date Wednesday, May 07, 2008

The Democratic primary is over. Hillary Clinton might still run in West Virginia and Kentucky, which she'll win handily, but by failing to win Indiana decisively and by losing North Carolina decisively, she lost the argument for her own candidacy. She can't surpass Barack Obama's delegate or popular vote count. The question is no longer who will be the Democratic nominee, but whether Obama can defeat Republican John McCain in November. And the answer to that is still unclear.


During the last two months, Obama has faltered as a candidate. He has seen his political base narrow rather than widen, and some of his strengths turn into weaknesses. Of course, he has had to deal with the scandal surrounding Reverend Jeremiah Wright, but even so, he needs to remedy certain flaws in his political approach if he wants to defeat McCain in the fall. Here is a brief list:

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I have never seen a more divisive nor costly campaign which has not only wasted millions of dollars but taxpayers/voters time... IMHO, most folks are ready for this to be over already...
 


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