- McCain's closing argument: A push for divided government? (CNN Politicker)
- Obama opens 6-point lead over McCain (Reuters) With just over three weeks to go before the November 4 election, the poll showed Obama gaining traction among independent voters who now back him by a 21-point margin.
- The GOP meltdown (Baltimore Sun/Random Rodricks) Though the extremist-booboisie is making a lot of noise right now, most Americans -- including, apparently, the majority of independent voters -- are looking right past them to much more important issues.
BLOOMBERG AND TERM LIMITS
"Indispensable" Leaders: George Washington's Lesson for Mike Bloomberg (Huffington Post) No individual - not Washington, not Bloomberg -- is more important than our democratic process.