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Wednesday, April 16, 2008

Pittsburgh Paper Endorses Obama

The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette endorsed Obama today:

Sen. Obama is every bit as prepared to answer the ring of the 3 a.m. phone as Sen. Clinton .... He has detailed positions on the major issues ... Nor is he any sort of elitist ... Pennsylvania -- this encrusted, change-averse commonwealth where a state liquor monopoly holds on against all reason and where municipal fiefdoms shrink from sensible consolidation -- needs to take a strong look at the new face and the new hope in this race. Because political business-as-usual is more likely to bring the usual disappointment for the Democrats this fall, the Post-Gazette endorses the nomination of Barack Obama, who has brought an excitement and an electricity to American politics not seen since the days of John F. Kennedy.

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