On Friday, Obama met with the editorial boards and reporters at both the Chicago Sun-Times and Chicago Tribune, promising to answer any and all questions about the Tony Rezko matter. He did, and gave a more extensive accounting of the relationship than before.Barack Obama
The Clinton campaign tried to curry some political gain from Obama's transparency:
"The revelations in today's newspapers make it clear that Sen. Obama has not always been as straightforward" as he has suggested, Clinton spokesman Phil Singer said.
But what they are seeing is a consolidation of the party around the primary's winner, and that is already Barack Obama whether the Clinton campaign and her shrinking number of supporters wants to acknowledge it or not.
Sunday, March 16, 2008
"The conservative Chicago Tribune on Obama and Rezko"