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Bob Buckhorn on Obama speech: 'The right vision to guide this nation'



After President Barack Obama's speech in Cleveland on Thursday, the president's re-election campaign released a statement from Tampa Mayor Bob Buckhorn, a Democrat, praising Obama's plan.

Here is the text of the statement, which Buckhorn has confirmed: "The president laid out a blueprint today that will create value-added jobs, grow our economy and tackle the deficit. He made it clear to us in Tampa that he has the right vision to guide this nation's economic future." 

[Last modified: Thursday, June 14, 2012 6:13pm]


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