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Chief political reporter David Postman explores state, regional and national politics.

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May 6, 2008 2:18 PM

Join me now to live-blog and chat about primary results

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May 6, 2008 11:17 AM

Reichert makes endangered list

Posted by David Postman

Congressman Dave Reichert, R-Auburn, is on Roll Call's list of the 10 most vulnerable members of Congress. Here's what Josh Kurtz says about him:

It's tough to go from hero cop to endangered incumbent in such a short stretch of time, but that's the former King County sheriff's fate in a suburban Seattle district that is steadily becoming more Democratic. Reichert still has a reservoir of good will to draw from as he fights off Democrat Darcy Burner for the second straight cycle. But Burner has become a more polished and confident campaigner -- and has outpaced the incumbent on the fundraising front for the past few quarters.

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May 6, 2008 10:11 AM

Anatomic anomalies through history

Posted by David Postman

"If she gave him one of her cojones, they'd both have two."
Clinton advisor James Carville on how Hillary Clinton is tougher than Barack Obama.

Maybe so, James. But that still puts your candidate behind our first president, anatomically speaking.

WARNING: This video contains some bad words, adult material, Carvillesque boasts of manhood, strong anti-monarchist leanings and a song you’ll have stuck in your head all day. But, hey, it’s history, or it wouldn't be on YouTube, right?

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May 6, 2008 7:09 AM

Live-blog and chat this afternoon at 4

Posted by David Postman

When the polls close tonight I'll be live-blogging about Indiana and North Carolina. We had a great turnout last time and there should be plenty to talk about.

I also hope that some of the UW bloggers in Indiana will be able to join us for part of the evening. They've been doing a great job there. After the jump is the latest post from Laura J. Mansfield.

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May 6, 08 - 02:18 PM
Join me now to live-blog and chat about primary results

May 6, 08 - 11:17 AM
Reichert makes endangered list

May 6, 08 - 10:11 AM
Anatomic anomalies through history

May 6, 08 - 07:09 AM
Live-blog and chat this afternoon at 4

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