Monday, August 4, 2008

Today's Top Stories

1) Barack Obama called for tapping into our strategic oil reserves to provide relief from high gas prices. Today, he proposed selling 70 million barrels of oil, although he previously opposed using our strategic reserves.

2) Former President Bill Clinton revealed that while he does have regrets for his primary season comments, he is "not a racist." Clinton stated that, "I've never made a racist comment and I never attacked him [Obama] personally."

3) Senator Barack Obama said that delegates from Florida and Michigan should get a "full vote" at the Democratic Convention this month. Florida and Michigan, stripped of their delegates as a penalty for holding their primaries too early, have been the center of controversy since the primary season.