John Edwards: Leader in latest Debate
Who "won" tonight?
From MyDD early on:
|Joe Biden ||8 votes - 8 %|
|Hillary Clinton ||18 votes - 18 %|
|Chris Dodd ||7 votes - 7 %|
|John Edwards ||43 votes - 44 %|
|Mike Gravel ||1 vote - 1 %|
|Dennis Kucinich ||3 votes - 3 %|
|Barack Obama ||41 votes - 42 %|
|Bill Richardson ||5 votes - 5 %|
|No stand out performance ||4 votes - 4 %|
|I don't like questions asking who won a debate ||7 votes - 7 %|
|96 Total Votes|
MSNBCs Chuck Todd: Edwards Was Strong Performer of Debate; Was Edwards Best Debate Performance to Date.
Donna Brazile: Edwards :Smart and Bold During Debate.
Daily Kos Readers Declared Edwards The Winner.
Larry King: Edwards was Leading with Very, Very Strong Presentation.
CNNs Arianna Huffington and Mike Murphy: Edwards Having Strong Second Half, Most Well Briefed.
CNNs Arianna Huffington and Mike Murphy: Impressed With Edwards Performance; Both Believe Clinton Needs to Finally Admit that She Has Made Mistakes.
democrat Arianna Huffington and Republican Mike Murphy have finally found some common ground. Both believe that Senator Clinton needs to finally admit that she has made mistakes. Whether its the War in Iraq or gays in the military Hillary never admits she messed up, opined Murphy. Huffington agreed - she just needs to stop parsing words. Both commentators have been impressed so far with John Edwards' admissions of past mistakes and overall performance. [CNN.com, 6/3/07]
Edwards Applauded by New Hampshire Voters for Saying He Was Wrong to Vote for the War. Former North Carolina Sen. John Edwards got applause from the audience after saying he regretted voting for the Iraq war. I think I had the information I needed, Edwards said. I don't think that was the question. I think one difference we do have is I think I was wrong. I should never have voted for this war. [CNN.com, 6/3/07]
From the JRE blog.