The Democratic chase for the White House is now just a day away from another milepost.
North Carolina and Indiana hold primaries Tuesday and the two remaining candidates both see the outcome as crucial.
Embattled frontrunner Barack Obama bluntly told an Indiana crowd Sunday, "I need your help." Hillary Clinton told a cheering audience in Fort Wayne, "This is the final push."
Obama hopes that wins Tuesday might stop the bleeding from a difficult campaign stretch.
He's zeroing in on a Clinton threat to "totally obliterate" Iran if it attacked Israel and on her call for a summer "holiday" from the federal gas tax. Obama says the Iran threat amounts to Bush-style "bluster and saber rattling." And he dismisses the gas-tax idea as a gimmick that would just help Big Oil.
Defending her earlier Iran comment, Clinton says she doesn't think Iran would attack Israel, but wants to make the consequences "abundantly clear."
No matter what happens Tuesday, both candidates say they'll press on.
KKTV firmly believes in freedom of speech for all and we are happy to provide this forum for the community to share opinions and facts. We ask that commenters keep it clean, keep it truthful, stay on topic and be responsible. Comments left here do not necessarily represent the viewpoint of KKTV 11 News.
If you believe that any of the comments on our site are inappropriate or offensive, please tell us by clicking “Report Abuse” and answering the questions that follow. We will review any reported comments promptly.powered by Disqus
Viewers with disabilities can get assistance accessing this station's FCC Public Inspection File by contacting the station with the information listed below. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, 888-835-5322 (TTY), or firstname.lastname@example.org.