Obama's reflections on race and politics Barack Obama is expected to announce he is officially running for president in 2008. Midmorning's Kerri Miller talked with Obama last fall while he was in the Twin Cities in which he talked about his approach to public life.9:06 a.m.
Barack Obama: U.S. senator from Illinois and author of "The Audacity of Hope."
Run for the White House getting crowded The wide open race has attracted so many potential presidential candidates for 2008, it's hard to keep them all straight. NPR's political editor Ken Rudin offers his perspective on the early political season.10:06 a.m.
Ken Rudin: National Public Radio's political editor.