Every time Dodd is ready to make a national leap, a guy named Joe Lieberman tosses up a hurdle. In '96, Dodd was the one salvaging the DNC and helping President Clinton. Then Lieberman critiques Clinton and ends up the VP nominee. This year, Dodd's ready to try a WH bid -- and Lieberman leaves the party, causing Dodd local heartburn while he courts liberals.I wonder if Dodd sees it that way?
"White House 2008 Race Rankings." National Journal (online) 1 September, 2006.