Jonathan Karl relayed "we learn on a day that the White House also announced that the First Lady is about to hit the campaign trail. The White House calls her the 'Closer.' And with time running out for congressional Democrats, they're sending her in." Plus, "former President Bill Clinton is out on the campaign trail, too, and now he's offering the President some free advice" to ask voters to give Democrats two more years and only vote them out in 2012 if they fail to deliver.
He moved on to Palin, who "upped the ante today, putting out a slick new Web video that portrays her as a national leader of the Tea Party movement. The video shows her cheered on by enthusiastic Tea Partiers," but "it could be argued the video does more to promote Palin than the Republican party. In fact, it includes 28 shots of Palin, but never once mentions the word 'Republican.'"