AP - President-elect Barack Obama pivoted quickly to begin filling out his new administration on Wednesday, selecting hard-charging Illinois Rep. Rahm Emanuel as White House chief of staff while aides stepped up the pace of transition work that had been cloaked in pre-election secrecy.
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- BuzzTracker: Presidential Race 2008 - continuously updated list of the most linked-to articles in the blogosphere.
- PolitiFact.com: Truth-O-Meter - provides analysis of candidates' speeches, TV ads, and interviews to determine their accuracy.
- NPR: Secret Money Project - tracks hidden cash from outsider groups in the 2008 election cycle.
- Editor & Publisher: Newspaper Endorsements - continuously updated tally of U.S. newspapers' presidential endorsements.
- Democratic National Committee - official site of the Democratic Party, news, voter information and multimedia.
- Republican National Committee - official site of the Republican Party, news, voter information and multimedia.
- League of Women Voters - includes local outreach groups and a ballot list of issues.
- C-SPAN: Road to the White House - collection of video from the 2008 campaign trail.
- Wikipedia: 2008 U.S. Presidential Election - includes a timeline of events leading to the elections and a list of potential candidates.