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2014-11-07 08:28:33

NEW YORK, Nov. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The following statement is from Dr.

2008-11-12 18:00:09

The United Church of Christ says it's hoping to settle the matter of which church U.S. President-elect Barack Obama will attend in Washington. The church has extended him a hand-delivered invitation to worship there, the Washington publication The Hill reported Wednesday.

2008-10-24 12:00:11

Former Massachusetts Gov. William Weld said in a statement Friday that he is supporting Democratic U.S. presidential nominee Barack Obama's White House bid.

2008-08-26 03:00:33

STANFORD, Calif. - Anyone who thinks the media have been balanced and unbiased during the current election simply hasn't been paying attention. Barack Obama has benefitted from adoring coverage, a lack of journalistic rigor, and a sizeable advantage in media coverage.

2008-07-15 12:00:27

By John McCormick and Rick Pearson, Chicago Tribune Jul. 15--When it comes to African-American audiences, some have called Sen. Barack Obama's presidential bid a "dual-track" candidacy, one that seeks to prove he is in tune with the needs of the black community while also not alienating whites.

2008-07-02 15:00:00

By JENNIFER LOVEN, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS ZANESVILLE, Ohio Taking a page from President Bush, Democrat Barack Obama said Tuesday he wants to expand White House efforts to steer social service dollars to religious groups, risking protests in his own party with his latest aggressive reach for voters who usually vote Republican.

2008-06-30 21:02:15

CHICAGO _ The Democratic Leadership Council's hierarchy on Monday sought to reconcile divided presidential preferences with its core centrist-themed mission as it embraced Sen. Barack Obama as a candidate to further the group's moderate agenda in the White House.

2008-06-30 21:00:05

Sen. Barack Obama defended his patriotism Monday as he sought to inoculate himself from attacks for his lack of military service, complex biography and past incidents that have generated questions about his American values.

2008-06-30 18:02:25

Sen. Barack Obama provided his definition of patriotism Monday, while also seeking to inoculate himself from Republican attacks regarding his lack of military service, complex biography and past incidents that have generated questions about his national devotion.

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