As the Republican Party shifted to the right, his chances of winning a 2010 primary were 'bleak,' he says.
This week’s Senate vote on the economic stimulus package could set the pattern in Congress.
Several conservative bishops counter that candidates’ stands on abortion should be the litmus test.
Obama now leads in states with many older voters.
Obama sees potential in traditional red states such as Virginia, Colorado, and North Carolina. McCain looks to target blue states including Pennsylvania and Michigan.
A convincing win spurs the fight forward, but does little to close the gap in delegate count with Obama.
An exciting primary has sparked greater interest among expatriates in being heard at home.
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