May 14, 2008
And the winner is..Bill O’Reilly. Runners up the Republican Congressional Leadership and Terry McAuliffe.
The GOP Horserace
From MSNBC: If you think the Democratic Congressional Committee Chairman overstated it by saying that “there is no district that is safe for Republican candidates.” What of a Republican congressman’s reaction…Tom Davis of Virginia, stamping his feet on the floor of the Capitol basement today. Quoting — “This is the floor. We’re below the floor.” In our third story on the Countdown: last night’s special-election victory by a Democrat… in a Mississippi district so heavily Republican that President Bush carried it by 25 points in 2004. With the GOP’s attempt to win by running against Senator Barack Obama and Jeremiah Wright — in a race-baiting manner — failing.
The Edwards Endorsement
From MSNBC: Senator Clinton…last night she won the what in the where, now? Our fifth story on the Countdown: the polls have now closed in the State of John Edwards: Senator Obama tonight winning the Edwards endorsement by a margin of 100 percent. And 24 hours and 30 minutes after voting ended in West Virginia it, and perhaps Senator Clinton herself is old news.