Edwards to Endorse Obama

It is important for Senator Barack Obama to shake off West Virginia, and the best medicine would be a primary victory. The second-best medicine would be a major endorsement like John Edwards.



Democrat John Edwards is endorsing former rival Barack Obama, fresh signs of the party establishment embracing the likely nominee even as Hillary Rodham Clinton refuses to give up her long-shot candidacy.

Edwards was to appear with Obama in Grand Rapids, Mich., as Obama campaigns in a critical general election battleground state. (more…)