Pulse: Chatter: Buttering Nutter Up

It didn’t take long for the Michael Nutter suitors to come calling. Before a May campaign swing through town, Barack Obama — who’d backed Chaka Fattah — asked for and got a private 30­minute meet-and-greet with the presumptive new mayor. A source inside the Nutter camp characterized the meeting as cordial, but says Nutter, who’s also being courted by the Clinton and Edwards camps, is taking a wait-and-see stand on the White House race. Oh, how nice it is to suddenly be the girl everyone wants to take to the prom.

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