0 votes

Nightmare ticket closer to reality

Barack Obama, Hillary Clinton to campaign together
THE ASSOCIATED PRESS
9:42 AM EDT, June 20, 2008

CHICAGO - Democratic presidential hopeful Barack Obama's campaign announced Friday that he will campaign with former rival Hillary Rodham Clinton next week, a step toward unifying a fractured Democratic Party after a bruising primary fight.

Obama's campaign said in a brief e-mail that said the two senators and former opponents will campaign together for the first time on Friday, June 27, and more details would be forthcoming.

A day earlier, Obama and Clinton also plan to meet in Washington with some of her top contributors in an effort to calm donors who remain frustrated with Obama's presidential campaign. The former first lady will introduce Obama to her financial backers.

Clinton, a New York senator and former first lady, suspended her campaign for the Democratic nomination earlier this month after Obama, an Illinois senator, secured enough delegates to clinch the nomination.

Barack Obama's journey of life on Google Maps Obama's campaign disclosed the joint appearance -- but offered few details -- one day after announcing that he would reverse from an earlier position to reject some $85 million in public financing for the general election. That announcement opened him up to a flood of criticism and dominated the news cycle.

Thus, Obama's campaign sought to redirect attention by putting word out a full seven days in advance that Obama and Clinton would campaign together.



Trending on the Web

Comment viewing options

Select your preferred way to display the comments and click "Save settings" to activate your changes.

watch this

video about Obama,Hillary & McCain and know who they will be working for
http://video.google.co.uk/videoplay?docid=-44657569620584452...

"Freedom is a right that can never be won in war,only by each individual "

Tell me that all of this has nothing to do with helping

collect money to help Clinton put her personal campaign expenditures right back into her own bank account.

_________________________________________
"An economy built on fiat money is a society on its way to ashes."

They're gonna do a number on you....

just watch them try to act like centrists!

Libera me, let the truth break, what my fears make--Leslie Phillips

"Hence, naturally enough, my symbol for Hell is something like the bureaucracy of a police state or the office of a thoroughly nasty business concern." ~~C.S. Lewis
Love won! Deliverance from Tyranny is on the way! Col. 2:13-15