"Hillary Deathwatch" Odds: 2.5 Percent

"Hillary Deathwatch" Odds: 2.5 Percent

"Hillary Deathwatch" Odds: 2.5 Percent

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May 7 2008 4:54 PM

"Hillary Deathwatch" Odds: 2.5 Percent

A high-profile change of heart, a multimillion-dollar loan, and more Obama superdelegates drag Clinton down 1.7 points to 2.5 percent .

George McGovern, the Democratic nominee for president in 1972, says he's done supporting Hillary Clinton .He told Fox that she waged a valiant campaign but that it's time forher to drop out because the math is too daunting. McGovern had alreadyflirted with Obama a few weeks ago— he told the Huffington Post that Obama had the better chance of winning in November—but today's announcement is a hiccup that Clinton can't afford.

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