8:30 PM: Andrea Mitchell reports that Bayh and Kaine have both been informed they’re not the pick.
8:47 PM: The wait continues. Ambinder twitters:
Source: text will be sent tomorrow am, a few hrs before Obama speaks in Springfield.
9:27 PM: Activity at the Bidens’ Delaware home:
Cars have recently pulled into the driveway — including a police car — and Biden’s daughter, son, and wife are now believed to be inside.
9:46 PM: While we bide the time (no pun intended), a review of Biden’s attack-dog credentials.
9:52 PM: A live stakeout of the Biden residence.
10:04 PM: Can’t call Biden an elitist: the guy’s the least wealthy senator, with a potentially negative net worth. That background furnishes him with a perfect platform to assail McCain as economically out of touch.
8:36 AM: It’s officially Biden.