The Olympics are winding down, and election coverage is ramping up. When will Barack Obama announce his running mate??Some say today, others tomorrow. My best guess is early next week. Presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Barack Obama speaks at a campaign event billed as a town hall meeting August 19, 2008 in Raleigh, North Carolina. Democrats hold their national convention August 25-28 in Denver. (Photo by None/Getty Images North America)More PicsRead Full Story
How will Barack Obama's running mate influence the presidential election? Will his running mate help or hurt his bid for the presidency? Juxtaposing Obama's running mate against McCain's running mate may hold some of the answer.