This year's presidential election clearly excited PoliTex readers more than anything else in 2008. Here's the list of the blog's most popular days, in terms of number of hits.
1. Feb. 22: Hillary Clinton abruptly cancels downtown Fort Worth rally after police officer dies in Dallas
2. Nov. 4: Election Day
3. March 4: Texas primary
4. Oct. 16: Day after the final presidential debate and the ascension of Joe the Plumber
5. Feb. 29: Last day of early voting for Texas primary, Mike Huckabee campaigns at Fort Worth Stockyards