ABC: Show led with Obama’s $32 million January fundraising blitz. Report from LA on fight for key Hispanic vote—Clinton with Mayor Villaraigosa, Obama in East LA touting multiracial roots. George Stephanopoulos showed Feb 5 battlegrounds on map. GOP report looked at McCain fundraising and his bid for conservative support– clips of dissatisfied voters and Limbaugh blasting Schwarzenegger endorsement.
CBS: Led with Democratic debate, Obama fundraising. Solis Doyle said it’s a race for delegates. GOP report said McCain is “on a roll,” noting Schwarzenegger, Perry nods. But conservatives remain unhappy—clips of Limbaugh and Grover Norquist.
NBC: Led with congressional report saying the Pentagon is unprepared to handle catastrophic attack. Next, examined McCain’s “Republican star power” given Schwarzenegger endorsement in a “contest fast becoming a two-man tit-for-tat.” Then, turned to NY Times story on B. Clinton and Kazakstan’s Nazarbayev.