Stories Western Europe from May, 2008
France: Is the Prime Minister supporting McCain?
Blogger Corine Lesnes at the Big Picture, Croquis d'AmÃ©rique, asks whether French Prime Minister FranÃ§ois Fillon would vote for McCain if he had to express a preference (fr): “En visite Ã Washington, le premier ministre FranÃ§ois Fillon a Ã©tÃ© interrogÃ© par FOX News sur ses prÃ©fÃ©rences. Il n'en a Ã©videmment...
Global: Edwards Endorses Obama
In a move toward solidarity for the Democratic party, John Edwards endorsed Barack Obama on Wednesday. The endorsement came just a day after Hillary Clinton won 2-1 in the West Virginia primary. From India, Pickled Politics puts it concisely: Itâ€™s been a long time coming but John Edwards has finally...
Wronging Wright: Obama Denounces the Reverend
Reverend Jeremiah Wright has been a thorn in presidential hopeful Barack Obama's side since his controversial comments from the pulpit emerged in March. Although Obama defended his pastor for some time, explaining that Wright's comments were being taken out of context, he has now altogether abandoned Wright. Jillian York brings us the latest vibes from the blogosphere.