WES CLARK WATCH….Did Wes Clark “guarantee” that he would prevent any future terrorist attacks? No, that was just a headline written by the Concord Monitor copy desk but now it’s taken on a life of its own. The Campaign Desk unspins the spin.
Did Wes Clark insult junior officers and “obliquely” question John Kerry’s war heroism? No he didn’t. Mark Kleiman explains.
Did Wes Clark contradict himself last night when he said, “I would not have voted for the [September war] resolution”? As it turns out, yes. Last September he told the New York Times, “On balance, I probably would have voted for it.”
And in the latest ARG tracking poll for New Hampshire, Clark is now in second place. Kerry leads with 31%, followed by Clark at 20%, Dean at 18%, and Edwards at 11%.