Waiting For Wesley

Is there one more presidential candidate still to come? Democratic Party insiders are convinced that retired General Wesley Clark will soon announce a bid for the presidency. In fact their National Committee chairman, Terry McAuliffe, has even ordered an extra podium for him at the Sept. 25 debate among Democratic candidates in New York City.

Clark, for his part, has promised only to announce a decision by Sept. 19. He would start millions of dollars behind in funding and have to build a national-campaign organization virtually overnight. But his supporters insist the former NATO commander has enough grass-roots support (there are...

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