King's Dream: Barack Obama Becomes President of the United States of America - An Election Year News Diary


Endnotes for June 2008:

Sweet, Lynn. “Barack Obama quits Trinity United Church of Christ.” Chicago Sun-Times. Web. 1 Jun. 2008.
<http://blogs.suntimes.com/sweet/2008/06/quitting_trinity_a_painful_epi.html>.

Press Conference. “Obama Takes Questions on Leaving Trinity.” Real Clear Politics. Web. 1 Jun. 2008.
<http://www.realclearpolitics.com/articles/2008/06/obama_takes_
questions_on_leavi.html>.

Raum, Tom. “Barack Obama's Party Now.” The Huffington Post. Web. 1 Jun. 2008.
<http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2008/06/01/barack-
obamas-party-now-a_n_104554.html>.

Lochhead, Carolyn. “Dems compromise on Florida, Michigan primaries.” San Francisco Chronicle. Web. 1 Jun. 2008.
<http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/c/a/2008/05/31/
MNL11117FV.DTL>.

Weed, Thurlow. “Obama's Pyrrhic Michigan Victory.” Real Clear Politics. Web. 2 Jun. 2008.
<http://www.realclearpolitics.com/articles/2008/06/obamas_
pyrrhic_michigan_victor.html>.

Nagourney, Adam. “Winning Again, Clinton Ponders Continuing.” The New York Times. Web. 2 Jun. 2008.
<http://www.nytimes.com/2008/06/02/us/politics/02dems.html?
partner=rssnyt>.

Edsall, Thomas B. “Clinton Summons Top Donors, Supporters For Tuesday Speech.” The Huffington Post. Web. 2 Jun. 2008.
<http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2008/06/02/clinton-summons-top-
donor_n_104715.html>.

McCormick, John and Mike Dorning. “Barack Obama appears headed for Democratic finish line.” Chicago Tribune. Web. 2 Jun. 2008.
<http://articles.chicagotribune.com/2008-06-03/news/0806030110_1_
superdelegates-final-two-primaries-sen-hillary-clinton>.

Nichols, John. “From Clinton, Signals The Campaign May Be Concluding.” The Nation. Web. 2 Jun. 2008.
<http://www.thenation.com/blogs/campaignmatters/325789>.

Powers, Kirsten. “Hillary’s Crazy Crew.” New York Post. Web. 2 Jun. 2008.
<http://www.nypost.com/seven/06022008/postopinion/opedcolumnists/
hillarys_crazy_crew_113510.htm>.

Fowler, Mayhill. “Bill Clinton: Purdum a "Sleazy" "Slimy" "Scumbag".” The Huffington Post. Web. 2 Jun. 2008.
<http://www.huffingtonpost.com/mayhill-fowler/bill-clinton-
purdhum-a-sl_b_104771.html>.

Powell, Michael. “Obama, Awaiting a New Title, Carefully Hones His Partisan Image.” The New York Times. Web. 3 Jun. 2008.
<http://www.nytimes.com/2008/06/03/us/politics/03obama.html>.

Brooks, David. “Calling Dr. Doom.” The New York Times. Web. 3 Jun. 2008.
<http://www.nytimes.com/2008/06/03/opinion/03brooks.html>.

Wilgoren, Debbi. “Clyburn Endorses Obama.” The Washington Post. Web. 3 Jun. 2008.
<http://blog.washingtonpost.com/44/2008/06/03/
clyburn_endorses_obama.html>.

Staff Reports. “South Dakota primary ends long national process.” Argus Leader. Web. 3 Jun. 2008.
<http://www.argusleader.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20080603/...>.

Edsall, Thomas B. “Obama's Debt To Harold Ickes.” The Huffington Post. Web. 3 Jun. 2008.
<http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2008/06/03/obamas-debt-to-
harold-ick_n_104829.html>.

Todd, Chuck and Andrea Mitchell. “Hillary expresses interest as Obama veep.” MSNBC. Web. 3 Jun. 2008.
<http://firstread.msnbc.msn.com/archive/2008/06/03/1102583.aspx>.

Branigin, William. “Obama Looks to Lock Up Nomination.” The Washington Post. Web. 3 Jun. 2008.
<http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2008/06/0...>.

Nagourney, Adam. “Obama Pushes Effort to Claim Victory Tonight.” The New York Times. Web. 3 Jun. 2008.
<http://www.nytimes.com/2008/06/03/us/politics/03campaign.html>.

Bosman, Julie. “The Superdelegate Tally.” The New York Times. Web. 3 Jun. 2008.
<http://thecaucus.blogs.nytimes.com/2008/06/03/the-superdelegate-tally/>.

Seelye, Katharine Q. “Live Blogging the Season Finale.” The New York Times. Web. 3 Jun. 2008.
<http://thecaucus.blogs.nytimes.com/2008/06/03/season-finale/>.

Transcript. “Speech accepting nomination.” Real Clear Politics. Web. 3 Jun. 2008.
<http://www.realclearpolitics.com/articles/2008/06/
obamas_victory_speech_in_st_pa.html>.

Dorning, Mike. “Race in America.” Chicago Tribune. Web. 3 Jun. 2008.
<http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/nationworld/
chi-race4jun04,0,2034059.story>.

Page, Susan and Jill Lawrence. “As McCain awaits, nominee will seek to unite Democrats.” USA TODAY. Web. 3 Jun. 2008.
<http://www.usatoday.com/news/politics/election2008/
2008-06-03-clinton-delegates_N.htm>.

“Obama Wins Democratic Nomination: Round-Up Of Reactions.” The Huffington Post. Web. 3 Jun. 2008.
<http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2008/06/03/obama-wins-
democratic-nom_n_105034.html>.

Montanaro, Domenico. “Obama claims nomination; makes history.” MSNBC. Web. 3 Jun. 2008.
<http://firstread.msnbc.msn.com/_news/2008/06/04/4434216-
obama-claims-nomination-makes-<history>.

“Obama Wins Democratic Nomination: Round-Up Of Reactions.” The Huffington Post. Web. 3 Jun. 2008.
<http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2008/06/03/obama-wins-
democratic-nom_n_105034.html>.

“Obama Wins Democratic Nomination: Round-Up Of Reactions.” The Huffington Post. Web. 3 Jun. 2008.
<http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2008/06/03/obama-wins-
democratic-nom_n_105034.html>.

Zeleny, Jeff. “Obama Claims Nomination; First Black Candidate to Lead a Major Party Ticket.” The New York Times. Web. 4 Jun. 2008.
<http://www.nytimes.com/2008/06/04/us/politics/03cnd-elect.html?_r=2>.

Cowell, Alan. “Foreign reaction to Obama is favorable.” The New York Times. Web. 4 Jun. 2008.
<http://www.nytimes.com/2008/06/04/world/americas/
04iht-05react.13453122.html>.

Parsons, Christi and John McCormick. “Illinois senator clinches party bid for president.” Chicago Tribune. Web. 4 Jun. 2008.
<http://articles.chicagotribune.com/2008-06-04/news/0806031002_1_
sen-hillary-clinton-sen-barack-obama-democratic-operatives>.

Powell, Michael. “Calm in the Swirl of History.” The New York Times. Web. 4 Jun. 2008.
<http://www.nytimes.com/2008/06/04/us/politics/04obama.html>.

Parsons, Christi, John McCormick and Jill Zuckman. “Obama Makes History.” Chicago Tribune. Web. 4 Jun. 2008.
<http://articles.chicagotribune.com/2008-06-04/news/0806040083_1_
sen-hillary-clinton-sen-barack-obama-democratic-operatives>.

Strickland, Ken. “Obama reflects on last night.” MSNBC. Web. 4 Jun. 2008.
<http://firstread.msnbc.msn.com/_news/2008/06/04/4436753-
obama-reflects-on-last-night>.

Sidoti, Liz. “Obama speaks with Clinton, says party can be united.” The Huffington Post. Web. 4 Jun. 2008.
<http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2008/06/04/mccain-obama-plunge-i...>.

Tomasky, Michael. “No shame, no gain.” The Guardian. Web. 4 Jun. 2008.
<http://www.guardian.co.uk/commentisfree/2008/jun/04/noshamenogain>.

Snow, Kate, Eloise Harper and Ed O'Keefe. “Clinton Preparing to Drop Out of Presidential Race.” ABC News. Web. 4 Jun. 2008.
<http://abcnews.go.com/print?id=4705151>.

Calmes, Jackie. “Clinton's Road to Second Place.” The Wall Street Journal. Web. 4 Jun. 2008.
<http://online.wsj.com/article/SB121252558317842545.html>.

Ververs, Vaughn. “Five Reasons Obama Won.” CBS News. Web. 4 Jun. 2008.
<http://www.cbsnews.com/2100-250_162-4151452.html>.

Yepsen, David. “Yepsen: Obama's ease on television gives him edge over McCain.” The Des Moines Register. Web. 4 Jun. 2008.
<http://www.desmoinesregister.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/2008...>.

Stein, Sam. “Obama In Heated Conversation With Lieberman.” The Huffington Post. Web. 4 Jun. 2008.
<http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2008/06/04/lieberman-
carries-mccains_n_105179.html>.

Simon, Roger. “Would the dream ticket be a nightmare?” Politico. Web. 4 Jun. 2008.
<http://www.politico.com/news/stories/0608/10856.html>.

Morris, Dick. “No Ménage-à-trois for Obama.” Real Clear Politics. Web. 4 Jun. 2008.
<http://www.realclearpolitics.com/articles/2008/06/no_
menageatrois_for_obama.html>.

Dowd, Maureen. “She’s Still Here!” The New York Times. Web. 4 Jun. 2008.
<http://www.nytimes.com/2008/06/04/opinion/04dowd.html>.

Shapiro, Walter. “Barack Obama’s Epic Win.” Salon. Web. 5 Jun. 2008
<http://www.salon.com/2008/06/05/dem_nominee/>.

Clinton, Hillary. “Re: I want you to know.” Message to the author. 5 Jun. 2008. Email.

Ridgeway, James. “Seeing Bobby Kennedy in Barack Obama.” Mother Jones. Web. 5 Jun. 2008
<http://www.motherjones.com/politics/2008/06/
seeing-bobby-kennedy-barack-obama>.

Tumulty, Karen. “How Obama Did It.” TIME. Web. 5 Jun. 2008.
<http://www.time.com/time/printout/0,8816,1811857,00.html>.

Kondracke, Mort. “McCain Needs ‘Vision’ to Beat Historic Odds Favoring Obama in ’08.” Real Clear Politics. Web. 5 Jun. 2008.
<http://www.realclearpolitics.com/articles/2008/06/
mccain_needs_vision_to_beat_hi.html>.

Jackson, Alan and David Byers. “Bob Dylan says Barack Obama is 'changin' America.” The Times of London. Web. 5 Jun. 2008.
<http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/news/world/europe/article4076339...>.

Sullivan, Amy. “Why Didn't More Women Vote for Hillary?” TIME. Web. 5 Jun. 2008.
<http://www.time.com/time/printout/0,8816,1812050,00.html>.

McShane, Larry. “Barack and Michelle Obama's 'fist bump of hope' shows them silly in love.” Daily News of New York. Web. 5 Jun. 2008.
<http://www.nydailynews.com/news/politics/barack-michelle-obama-
fist-bump-hope-shows-silly-love-article-1.295037>.

Marshall, Ed and Joanie Lum. “Obama: I'll Be In White House For Chicago Olympics.” CBS2 Chicago. Web. 6 Jun. 2008.
<http://cbs2chicago.com/olympics2016/olympic.finalist.rally.2.7419...>.

Herszenhorn, David M. “More on the Obama-Clinton Meeting.” The New York Times. Web. 6 Jun. 2008.
<http://thecaucus.blogs.nytimes.com/2008/06/06/
the-obama-clinton-meeting/>.

Goldman, Julianna. “Obama First in More Ways Than Any Candidate for U.S. President.” Bloomberg. Web. 6 Jun. 2008.
<http://www.bloomberg.com/apps/news?pid=newsarchive&sid
=aaUIIClmEfwA>.

“Obama's Weekend Off: Date With Wife, Hosting Sleepover For Eight Seven-Year Olds.” The Huffington Post. Web. 6 Jun. 2008.
<http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2008/06/06/obamas-
weekend-off-date-w_n_105703.html>.

Robinson, Eugene. “What He Overcame.” The Washington Post. Web. 6 Jun. 2008.
<http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/
2008/06/05/AR2008060503433.html>.

Smith, Ben. “As campaign ends, was Clinton to blame?” Politico. Web. 7 Jun. 2008.
<http://www.politico.com/news/stories/0608/10910.html>.

Fouhy, Beth. “Clinton suspends historic campaign, endorses Obama.” My Way News. Web. 7 Jun. 2008.
<http://apnews.myway.com/article/20080607/D915DASO0.html>.

Transcript. “Hillary Clinton Endorses Barack Obama.” RealClearPolitics. Web. 7 Jun. 2008.
<http://www.realclearpolitics.com/articles/2008/06/
hillary_clinton_endorses_barac.html>.

Obama, Barack. “Re: Hillary Clinton.” Message to the author. Web. 7 Jun. 2008. Email.

Daily News Staff. “Clinton held her nose & did her job.” Daily News of New York. Web. 8 Jun. 2008.
<http://articles.nydailynews.com/2008-06-08/news/
17899913_1_barack-obama-hillary-clinton-forces>.

Milbank, Dana. “A Thank-You for 18 Million Cracks in the Glass Ceiling.” The Washington Post. Web. 8 Jun. 2008.
<http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/
2008/06/07/AR2008060701879.html>.

Edsall, Thomas B. “GOP Insiders Worry About McCain's Chances.” The Huffington Post. Web. 8 Jun. 2008.
<http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2008/06/08/gop-insiders-
worry-about_n_105946.html>.

Rich, Frank. “One Historic Night, Two Americas.” The New York Times. Web. 8 Jun. 2008.
<http://www.nytimes.com/2008/06/08/opinion/08rich.html?
pagewanted=all>.

McCormick, John. “Obama's campaign chief: low profile, high impact.” Chicago Tribune. Web. 8 Jun. 2008.
<http://articles.chicagotribune.com/2008-06-09/news/0806090016
_1_david-plouffe-sen-barack-obama-sen-hillary-clinton>.

Kass, John. “Obama's mettle was forged in city's dubious furnace.” Chicago Tribune. Web. 8 Jun. 2008.
<http://articles.chicagotribune.com/2008-06-08/news/0806070202_
1_mayor-richard-daley-daley-plaza-steel-mills>.

Nagourney, Adam and Jeff Zeleny. “Obama Maps a Nationwide Push in G.O.P. Strongholds.” The New York Times. Web. 8 Jun. 2008.
<http://www.nytimes.com/2008/06/08/us/politics/08obama.html?
pagewanted=all>.

Alibhai-Brown, Yasmin. “Calling Obama black is an insult to his mother.” The Independent. Web. 9 Jun. 2008.
<http://www.independent.co.uk/opinion/commentators/yasmin-alibhai...>.

Staff Reports. “Obama kicks off economic tour in Raleigh.” The News & Observer. Web. 9 Jun. 2008.
<http://www.newsobserver.com/news/story/1101692.html>.

“Everything You Need To Know About The Democratic Race In 8 Minutes.” The Huffington Post. Web. 9 Jun. 2008.
<http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2008/06/09/everything-you-
need-to-kn_n_106056.html>.

“Obama Speaks To Campaign Staff After Winning Nomination.” The Huffington Post. Web. 9 Jun. 2008.
<http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2008/06/09/obama-speaks-to-
campaign_n_105997.html>.

“Laura Bush Defends Michelle Obama Against Patriotism Attack.” The Huffington Post. Web. 9 Jun. 2008.
<http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2008/06/09/laura-bush-defends-
michel_n_106019.html>.

Cohen, Roger. “The Good American and Monsieur Obama.” The New York Times. Web. 9 Jun. 2008.
<http://www.nytimes.com/2008/06/09/opinion/09cohen.html>.

Ressner, Jeffrey. “Actress has a crush on Obama.” Politico. Web. 10 Jun. 2008.
<http://www.politico.com/news/stories/0608/10980.html>.

Buchanan, Patrick. “How Obama Won - And May Win.” Real Clear Politics. Web. 10 Jun. 2008.
<http://www.realclearpolitics.com/articles/2008/06/how_
obama_won_and_may_win.html>.

“Obama avoids rallies, begins more relaxed general campaign.” USA TODAY. Web. 10 Jun. 2008.
<http://www.usatoday.com/news/politics/election2008/
2008-06-10-obama-style_N.htm>.

MSNBC. “Obama's VP List: MSNBC Gathers Names.” The Huffington Post. Web. 10 Jun. 2008.
<http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2008/06/10/obamas-vp-list-
msnbc-gath_n_106373.html>.

Transcript. “CNBC Exclusive: CNBC's Chief Washington Correspondent John Harwood Sits Down with Presidential Candidate Senator Barack Obama.” CNBC. Web. 10 Jun. 2008.
<http://www.cnbc.com/id/25084346/CNBC_
Exclusive_CNBC_s_Chief_
Washington_Correspondent_John_Harwood_
Sits_Down_with_Presidential_
Candidate_Senator_Barack_Obama_Transcript_Included>.

Dowd, Maureen. “Mincing Up Michelle.” The New York Times. Web. 11 Jun. 2008.
<http://www.nytimes.com/2008/06/11/opinion/11dowd.html>.

Abcarian, Robin. “Michelle Obama in the hot seat too.” Los Angeles Times. Web. 11 Jun. 2008.
<http://articles.latimes.com/2008/jun/11/nation/na-michelle11/2>.

Broder, David. “Clinton's Remarkable Run.” Real Clear Politics. Web. 12 Jun. 2008.
<http://www.realclearpolitics.com/articles/2008/06/
she_ran_her_own_race.html>.

Smith, Ben. “Johnson out as Obama VP vetter.” Politico. Web. 12 Jun. 2008.
<http://www.politico.com/news/stories/0608/11022.html>.

McCormick, John. “McCain’s remark sparks an uproar.” Los Angeles Times. Web. 12 Jun. 2008.
<http://articles.latimes.com/2008/jun/12/nation/na-campaign12>.

Fram, Alan. “Obama The Preferred Candidate Around The World: Poll.” The Huffington Post. Web. 12 Jun. 2008.
<http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2008/06/13/obama-the-preferred-
candi_n_106887.html>.

Kinsley, Michael. “To Swift-Boat or Not.” TIME. Web. 12 Jun. 2008.
<http://www.time.com/time/printout/0,8816,1813974,00.html>.

Stark, Steven. “Will the Election Be All About Obama?” Real Clear Politics. Web. 12 Jun. 2008.
<http://www.realclearpolitics.com/articles/2008/06/going_dutch.html>.

Smith, Ben. “Obama moves DNC operations to Chicago.” Politico. Web. 12 Jun. 2008.
<http://www.politico.com/blogs/bensmith/0608/
Obama_moves_DNC_
operations_to_Chicago.html>.

Dionne, E. J. “A Realigning Mood?” Real Clear Politics. Web. 13 Jun. 2008.
<http://www.realclearpolitics.com/articles/2008/06/
a_realigning_mood.html>.

Steinhauer, Jennifer. “In California, a House Divided Stands Strong.” The New York Times. Web. 13 Jun. 2008.
<http://www.nytimes.com/2008/06/13/us/politics/13split.html>.

“Media Under Intense Scrutiny During Campaign.” The Huffington Post. Web. 13 Jun. 2008.
<http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2008/06/13/fox-cnn-msnbc-under-
inten_n_106932.html>.

Slevin, Peter. “Obama Campaign Dispatching Thousands.” The Washington Post. Web. 13 Jun. 2008.
<http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2008/06/
12/AR2008061203658.html>.

Seelye, Katharine Q. “NBCs Tim Russert Dies.” The New York Times. Web. 13 Jun. 2008.
<http://thecaucus.blogs.nytimes.com/2008/06/13/russert-dies-of-
apparent-heart-attack/>.

“NBC's Tim Russert dead at 58.” MSNBC. Web. 13 Jun. 2008.
<http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/25145431/#.T6vg_b81epc>.

Montanaro, Domenico. “Tim Russert, 58, has died; Statement by BHO on his death.” MSNBC. Web. 13 Jun. 2008.
<http://firstread.msnbc.msn.com/_news/2008/06/13/4436970-tim-
russert-58-has-died>.

Tapper, Jake. “Michelle Obama 2.0: Obama Camp To Reintroduce Candidate's Wife On The View.” The Huffington Post. Web. 14 Jun. 2008.
<http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2008/06/14/michelle-obama-20-
obama-c_n_107152.html>.

Transcript. “Obama's Speech on Fatherhood.” Real Clear Politics. Web. 15 Jun. 2008.
<http://www.realclearpolitics.com/articles/2008/06/obamas_
speech_on_fatherhood.html>.

Edsall, Thomas B. “The Coming Obama-McCain Mudfight.” The Huffington Post. Web. 15 Jun. 2008.
<http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2008/06/15/the-looming-obama-mccain_n_107188.html>.

Carnevale, Mary Lu. “Mapping the ‘08 Battlegrounds.” The Wall Street Journal. Web. 15 Jun. 2008.
<http://blogs.wsj.com/capitaljournal/2008/06/15/mapping-
the-08-battlegrounds/>.

Newton-Small, Jay. “Can Georgia Be Obama's Ohio?” TIME. Web. 16 Jun. 2008.
<http://www.time.com/time/politics/article/
0,8599,1815194,00.html>.

Gore, Al. “Re: My endorsement.” Message to the author. 16 Jun. 2008. Email.

Transcripts. “Al Gore Endorses Barack Obama.” CNN. Web. 16 Jun. 2008.
<http://transcripts.cnn.com/TRANSCRIPTS/0806/16/bn.01.html>.

Cillizza, Chris. “Messina to Become Obama Campaign Chief of Staff.” The Washington Post. Web. 16 Jun. 2008.
<http://voices.washingtonpost.com/thefix/eye-on-2008/messina-
to-become-obama-campai.html>.

Stein, Sam. “Obama Hires Solis Doyle: A Bad Omen For VP Hillary.” The Huffington Post. Web. 16 Jun. 2008.
<http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2008/06/16/obama-hires-solis-
doyle-a_n_107395.html>.

Malcom, Andrew. “Barack Obama's birth certificate revealed here.” Los Angeles Times. Web. 16 Jun. 2008.
<http://latimesblogs.latimes.com/washington/2008/06/
obama-birth.html>.

Hunt, Albert R. “Obama, Trumping Despair, Can Win Comfortably.” Bloomberg. Web. 16 Jun. 2008.
<http://www.bloomberg.com/apps/news?pid=newsarchive&sid=
a7ya66W1QcOw&refer=politics>.

“Obama challenges McCain on offshore oil drilling, security.” USA TODAY. Web. 16 Jun. 2008.
<http://www.usatoday.com/news/politics/election2008/2008-06-18-
obama-mccain-security_N.htm?csp=34>.

Pickler, Nedra. “Obama: GOP Tactics The Reason bin Laden Is Still Free.” The Huffington Post. Web. 17 Jun. 2008.
<http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2008/06/17/obama-gop-tactics-
the-rea_n_107650.html>.

Saul, Michael. “Hil and Obama, together again: First joint appearance to rally her donors.” Daily News of New York. Web. 17 Jun. 2008.
<http://www.nydailynews.com/news/politics/2008/
06/17/2008-06-17_...>.

Dionne, E. J. “Raising Hopes.” Real Clear Politics. Web. 17 Jun. 2008.
<http://www.realclearpolitics.com/articles/2008/06/obama_the_dad.html>.

Shea, Danny. “Michelle And Barack Obama Land Cover Of Us Weekly: Their Love Story.” The Huffington Post. Web. 17 Jun. 2008.
<http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2008/06/17/michelle-and-barack-
obama_n_107685.html>.

Jones, Jayson K. and Ana C. Rosado. “Watching Michelle Obama on ‘The View’.” The New York Times. Web. 18 Jun. 2008.
<http://thecaucus.blogs.nytimes.com/2008/06/18/watching-michelle-
obama-on-the-view/?pagemode=print>.

Napolitano, Gov. Janet and Gov. Martin O'Malley. “Dem governors unite behind Obama.” Politico. Web. 19 Jun. 2008.
<http://www.politico.com/news/stories/0608/11197.html>.

Plouffe, David. “RE: Video: Important announcement from Barack.” Message to the author. 19 Jun. 2008. Email.

“McCain attacks Obama for opting out of public financing.” CNN. Web. 19 Jun. 2008.
<http://articles.cnn.com/2008-06-19/politics/obama.public.financing_1_
public-financing-obama-campaign?_s=PM:POLITICS>.

Rhee, Foon. “Bin Laden will be killed, McCain promises.” Boston.com. Web. 19 Jun. 2008.
<http://www.boston.com/news/politics/politicalintelligence/
2008/06/bin_laden_will.html>.

Klein, Rick. “Obama Poised for Huge Cash Edge.” ABC News. Web. 19 Jun. 2008.
<http://abcnews.go.com/print?id=5207140>.

Rutenberg, Jim and Jeff Zeleny. “Obama’s Campaign Tightens Control of Image and Access.” The New York Times. Web. 19 Jun. 2008.
<http://www.nytimes.com/2008/06/19/us/politics/19campaign.html>.

Bernstein, Jacob. “How Peggy Noonan Won the Democratic Primary.” Women’s Wear Daily. Web. 20 Jun. 2008.
<http://www.wwd.com/media-news/media-features/
how-peggy-noonan-
won-the-democratic-primary-1552974?full=true>.

Parker, Ashley. “What Would Obama Say?” The New York Times. Web. 20 Jun. 2008.
<http://www.nytimes.com/2008/01/20/fashion/20speechwriter.html?f>.

Sweet, Lynn. “Michelle Obama's strategy to woo Clinton supporters and shape her role as First Lady: the inside story.” Chicago Sun-Times. Web. 22 Jun. 2008.
<http://blogs.suntimes.com/sweet/2008/06/michelle_obamas_
strategy_to_wo.html>.

Rutenberg, Jim and Christopher Drew. “National Push by Obama on Ads and Turnout.” The New York Times. Web. 22 Jun. 2008.
<http://www.nytimes.com/2008/06/22/us/politics/22obama.html?
pagewanted=all>.

Reinhard, Beth. “Obama meets with U.S. mayors, touts housing bill.” The Miami Herald. Web. 22 Jun. 2008.
<http://www.miamiherald.com/news/florida/v-print/story/579132.html>.

Kurtz, Howard. “Applying a Personal Touch to the Campaign.” The Washington Post. Web. 23 Jun. 2008.
<http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2008/06/22/
AR2008062202241.html>.

Wheaton, Ken. “Obama Campaign Drops Faux Presidential Seal.” Advertising Age. Web. 23 Jun. 2008.
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