Hillary’s Move on Mukasey

So now that Barack Obama will vote against Michael Mukasey’s nomination for Attorney General–joining his fellow Democratic candidate Chris Dodd, who helped set this chain of events in motion two days ago–here are a couple of things to keep an eye on:

With the Democrats set to debate on national television tonight, does Hillary Clinton run the risk of looking out of place – especially to the party base, which is incensed by Mukasey and which is already bitter with her over her Iran vote a few weeks ago – if she doesn’t make a similar move?

And if all of the 2008 Democratic end up opposing Mukasey, will it trickle down to enough senators to place the nomination in real jeopardy? Hillary’s Move on Mukasey