Uncategorized | 6:35 pm | January 8, 2008 | By Thomas Kaplan

How Barack Obama broke my heart

HANOVER, N.H., 10:49 a.m. — Today, Senator Barack Obama broke my heart. Yesterday, at a rally for former Senator John Edwards in Hampton, N.H., I noticed that when the traveling press pool arrived, they quickly headed to a computer lab designated as the workspace for the media. When Edwards took the stage at the rally, »

Uncategorized | 1:39 am | January 8, 2008 | By Thomas Kaplan

Elizabeth Edwards: ‘John is in this race to the convention’

The third in a series of spin room interviews following this weekend’s debates. MANCHESTER, N.H. 1:40 a.m. — John Edwards may seem like the third wheel in the Democratic showdown between Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton LAW ’73. But even so, that’s no reason to give up, says his wife, Elizabeth. “John is in this »

Uncategorized | 11:17 pm | January 7, 2008 | By Thomas Kaplan

John Edwards pulls an all-nighter

HAMPTON, N.H., 11:30 p.m. — When a Yale student stays up all night, it’s usually because they are in a pickle — say, a term paper is due the next day, and they don’t have the requisite number of pages written. When a presidential candidate, the same can be assumed. While former Senator John Edwards »

Uncategorized | 8:30 pm | January 6, 2008 | By Yale Daily News

CNN: Obama leads by 10 points in New Hampshire

WASHINGTON, 8:35 p.m. — A new CNN-WMUR poll released this evening shows Senator Barack Obama with a commanding 10-point lead over Senator Hillary Clinton LAW ’73 among likely Democratic primary voters two days before Granite State voters cast their ballots. The poll, conducted Saturday and today, suggests Obama may be capitalizing on the momentum from »

Uncategorized | 7:45 am | January 6, 2008 | By Thomas Kaplan

If you say so, Dr. Paul

SEABROOK, N.H., 7:28 a.m. — “The troops have spoken, and Ron Paul is their choice as their next commander-in-chief,” says an advertisement for the Texas congressman that just ran on the morning show of the local ABC television affiliate here. Of course, the ad doesn’t give any evidence, or anything. But we’ll trust you, Mr. »