ABC– Stephanopoulos marveled at the still-up-for-grabs Iowa race — “No one’s willing to make a prediction.” Surprised that Clinton’s apparently trying to introduce herself so late with softer ads. Mentioned Rollins’ move to Huckabee, said Obama has momentum now though Edwards is “still hanging in there.”
CBS– Campaign Notebook included Obama’s “we might just win this thing” comment, contrasted Giuliani immigration ad with ’01 radio comments. Jim Axelrod said Clinton’s “trying to hit the rest button” with softer ads, apology, “aw-shucks tone.” Nancy Cordes saw bullseye on Huckabee’s back, cited Ark. ethics violations, gift acceptances, tax hikes. Univ. of Ark prof. noted an “overdeveloped sense of entitlement,” though some Arkansans stood up for him. Mentioned Rollins hire.
NBC– Williams touted Sunday’s “Meet the Press” with Mitt Romney.