G.O.P. Drops in Voting Rolls in Many States (New York Times) Over the same period, the share of the electorate that registers as independent has grown at a faster rate than Republicans or Democrats in 12 states. The rise has been so significant that in states like Arizona, Colorado and North Carolina, nonpartisan voters essentially constitute a third party. [21 states have nonpartisan voter registration]
- The God Vote (Jacques Berlinerblau, Washington Post) McCain "The One" attack ad targets independents
- Obama stumbles, McCain surges in poll (The Charlotte Post - The Voice of the Black Community)
- The Decline of John McCain (The New Republic/The Plank)
Swing Vote: What It Tells Us About the '08 Race, and Why Obama Needs to Put Kevin Costner on His iPod (Arianna Huffington, Huffington Post) Anianna was in it and she likes it....