Penn urges fight, says Newsday

As I watch CNN call the primary for Sen. Barack Obama, I come across an article in Newsday that claims Mark Penn is still...

As I watch CNN call the primary for Sen. Barack Obama, I come across an article in Newsday that claims Mark Penn is still urging his candidate, Sen. Hillary Clinton, to fight on.

Former top strategist Mark Penn, reviled by many on Hillary's staff but still an important voice in the candidate's ear, has emerged (to no one's surprise) as the strongest advocate of her remaining in the race regardless of what happens in the next 24 hours, according to sources inside the campaign.

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His argument: Suspend the campaign if you must, but don't end it, because all those Obama supers will flock to Hillary if more dirt on O emerges before the convention.

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