Democrats Do The Sunset West

Sen. Hillary Rodham Clinton, speaking here during the Armed Services

Committee hearing on the new US commander in Iraq, appears today at

the campaign's first presidential forum, in Carson City, Nevada.

As presidential candidates converge last week and this on likely early primary state California, they flock to Nevada for today's first campaign forum of the season, among the Democrats, in what will be the second-in-the-nation caucus contest, following Iowa.

But first a word on the only Democratic presidential candidate who will not be in Carson City today, Barack Obama.

Read the rest @ Bill Bradley's New West Notes