—Wall Street Journal says Clinton refuses to concede the state to Obama despite his lead in polls, points to her spending millions on ads, holding dozens of rallies.
“Clinton wants to avoid the kind of blowout loss to Sen. Barack Obama she suffered in South Carolina …”
—Washington Post: Clinton’s hopes may depend on the state, loss could hurt her “big state” argument.
—But: Charlotte Observer says Obama is out-raising Clinton among North Carolinians 3 to 1.
–And both candidates attempt to court the military vote.
HALPERIN’S TAKE: The North Carolina primary.