Newspapers do it, labor unions do it, movie stars... even baseball players do it — endorse candidates, that is. But the question is, does it matter? We'll take a pre-election look at who's endorsing whom, and what endorsements mean to you.
Tom Rosenstiel, director of the Project for Excellence in Journalism.
John Porter, editorial page editor, The Portland Press Herald (Maine).
Bob Silbernagel, editorial page editor, The Daily Sentinel.