- Barack Obama made his first visit to first-in-the-nation New Hampshire this weekend, speaking to two packed crowds, at a book signing in Portsmouth, and a NH Democratic Party fundraiser in Manchester. (I was able to attend the book signing — and let me tell you, if he runs, Barack is my candidate.)
- Evan Bayh campaigned in New Hampshire this weekend — Saturday night at a fundraiser in Manchester, and Sunday in Keene. 12/16: Bayh told the Indy Star this morning he will NOT run in 2008.
- Hillary Clinton said today that she is exploring a run — rumors are circling that she’ll make a surprise visit to NH on New Years or Christmas Eve.
- NM Gov. Bill Richardson apparently will form an Exploratory Committee next month.
- Rep. Dennis Kucinich will announce tomorrow his decision to seek the 2008 Democratic Nomination.