With a sweep of four more states on March 4, John McCain officially captured the delegates needed to become the GOP nominee. By noon the next day, he and his wife were at the White House having lunch with onetime rival President George W. Bush and enjoying the embrace--albeit belated--of his party.
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BY THE NUMBERS
The Road Grows Ever Longer
Hillary Clinton's triple win on March 4 brings the total number of states that have voted to 36--and means the...