Campaign Analysis: The Final Week

Just seven days away from now, the nation heads to the polls. The election has been a long time coming, and the candidates have trekked a long path to this point.

In the final stretch, the Democratic presidential hopeful, Barack Obama holds a solid lead in the national polls. But his Republican rival John McCain says not to count him out.

For a look at the final days ahead, WBUR's Bob Oakes turns to WBUR's politics analysts. On the democratic side, Dan Payne, and on the Republican side, Todd Domke. They both write for the Boston Globe.

This program aired on October 28, 2008. The audio for this program is not available.

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Bob Oakes was a senior correspondent in the WBUR newsroom, a role he took on in 2021 after nearly three decades hosting WBUR's Morning Edition.



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