Topic: Jim Matheson
The daughter of Haitian immigrants and mayor of Saratoga Springs, Utah, stands to become the first black Republican woman in Congress.
According to Republicans, who are keeping track, 12 major Democratic politicians are planning to skip the DNC. While the convention's timing is hard on Democrats in tight races, a long list of no-shows could embarrass Obama.
Obama launched a campaign on health reform Monday, but opposition is building on both sides of the aisle.
07/20/2009 01:00 am