Obama Speaks About Fatherhood

ImageToday at the Apostolic Church of God, Barack Obama spoke about fatherhood. "But if we are honest with ourselves, we'll admit that what too many fathers also are is missing - missing from too many lives and too many homes. They have abandoned their responsibilities, acting like boys instead of men.

McCain Campaign Lied About Town Hall Meeting

ImageRepublican presidential candidate John McCain held a town hall meeting in New York City that was carried live on Fox News tonight that was billed as town hall with Democrats and Independents. The problem is that this wasn't really true. The McCain campaign pre-screened the audience, and invited only supporters to attend.

Carville: Obama Should Pick Gore as VP

ImageWhile appearing on CNN's The Situation Room, James Carville, not only suggested, but made the case for Al Gore as Barack Obama's running mate. "If I were him, I would ask Al Gore to serve as his vice president, his energy czar, in his administration to reduce our consumption and reliance on foreign energy sources," Carville said.

Poll Update: Obama Leads McCain by 17 in Washington

ImageThe latest Survey USA state poll of Washington finds Barack Obama with a commanding lead over John McCain 56%-39%. Obama leads McCain among all age groups and races. He leads McCain 59%-36% among 18-34 year olds and 56%-40% with those 50-64 years old. Not surprisingly, McCain runs best with older voters. Among voters over age 65, Obama leads McCain 49%-46%.