AT&T News Article

Published: 6/3/08, 10:47 PM EDT

“ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - Before a crowd of cheering thousands, Sen. Barack Obama of Illinois laid claim to the Democratic presidential nomination Tuesday night, taking a historic step toward his once-improbable goal of becoming the nation’s first black president. Hillary Rodham Clinton maneuvered for the vice presidential spot on his fall ticket without conceding her own defeat.”

Obama is Favourite to Win Presidency

Today, June 04,2008, Ladbrokes was offering these odds showing Obama likely to become next President of the US.

  • Barack Obama 4/7
  • John McCain 5/4

One of the latest topics in the campaign is the Middle East conflict. Yesterday, Times Online ran this article.

A poll showed that one in ten Americans think Obama is a Muslim (see USA Today). Many expect a change in Middle East policy if Obama becomes President.

Comedian Dennis Miller on why Obama should not choose Hilary as VP: