Uncategorized | 2:43 pm | January 26, 2008 | By Nbayless

Senator Lindsey Graham stumps with McCain in South Carolina

By Nick Bayless/Staff Photographer As a kid, I loved boats. And planes. I mean, I was into this stuff. And the bigger the boats and planes, the better. I didn’t really realize it, but unlike the Power Rangers fixation, this fascination stuck with me. You can only imagine my excitement when we hopped out of »

Uncategorized | 4:07 am | January 16, 2008 | By Yale Daily News

In Michigan, dropped-out Dodd garners 1 percent

NEW HAVEN, 12 a.m. — The Republican field moved one step close to completely gonzo this evening as former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney plowed his way to a victory in the Michigan GOP primary. Romney upped over McCain 38 to 31 percent in the fourth such nominating contest on the Republican side of the ticket; »

Uncategorized | 3:59 pm | January 9, 2008 | By Yale Daily News

Live: Veteran Hannon wants Obama to put America ‘on top’ again

JERSEY CITY, N.J., 3:45 p.m. — While waiting on this endless press line I chatted with Charles Hannon, a Jersey City resident who was stationed in the South Pacific with the U.S. Navy during World War II (and later attended school in New Haven). Sixty years later he is calling himself a “veteran for Obama” »

Uncategorized | 3:01 am | January 8, 2008 | By Thomas Kaplan

Axelrod predicts New Hampshire independents will back Obama

The fifth in a series of spin room interviews following this weekend’s debates. MANCHESTER, N.H., 3:01 a.m. — In his campaigning, Barack Obama worked hard to attract independent voters, hoping to charm them into coming out and supporting him at the caucuses. Then, last Thursday came, and the independents heeded Obama’s message. Voter turnout spiked, »

Uncategorized | 11:30 am | January 7, 2008 | By Thomas Kaplan

No longer forgotten, McCain draws a crowd

SALEM, N.H., 11:30 a.m. — Jack Neal said he doesn’t mind all the cars parked in front of his house here in a middle-class neighborhood near the Woodbury School, a local middle school. Neal, 61, said he was glad they had come. The crowds were there to watch Senator John McCain speak at a town »