Obama’s Own Celeb Ad

That, and other news, in today’s Political Panorama.

Barack Obama unveiled his own take on John McCain’s "Celeb" ad — this one called "Embrace." It targets McCain as "Washington’s biggest celebrity," with clips of appearances on late-night talk shows, followed by a shot of him hugging President Bush.

Penn’s Politics: Actor Kal Penn, who has been stumping for Obama across the country, appears at a fund-raiser tonight in Virginia.

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