I've been involved in some fascinating campaigns over the years, but this one looks set be be something else altogether.
Landed in Washington DC yesterday afternoon, and hit the ground running. Actually, I hit a sports bar in Arlington, but that did give me a little time to chat to people, and to check out the local news.
Quote of the day: In the Senate chamber a staffer was asked "Where did Obama sit when he was a Senator?"
His reply: "Who?"
Then a long haul through Friday evening traffic down Interstate 95 to Richmond, Va, the former capital of the Confederacy. Tomorrow the real work begins....