(CNN)—When will Obama make the big vice presidential announcement? In the latest installment of CNN=Politics Daily, Senior Political Correspondent Candy Crowley and Senior Political Analyst Gloria Borger discuss the strategy behind the Illinois senator’s decision to wait as long as he has.
Meanwhile: The McCain campaign is actively preparing for Obama’s announcement as well. CNN’s Ed Henry reports on the plans the Arizona senator’s campaign has in place to offset Obama’s decision once it’s revealed.
Plus: there are new developments Friday in the debate over the Iraq War. President Bush and Iraqi Prime Minister Nuri Al-Maliki made progress with a new plan to withdraw U.S. troops from Iraq by 2011. CNN’s Brian Todd has the details.
Finally: CNN is your place to catch complete coverage of the Democratic and Republican conventions. Chief National Correspondent John King takes you to the magic wall for a preview of the Democratic convention in Denver next week.
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