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Floridians for Obama



The Florida chapter of launched today, an effort to mobilize Floridians to encourage the Illinois senator to run for president. Leading the effort is a political newcomer, Denise Roberts of Sarasota. "I'd been cynical and depressed about the political scene and wanted to get involved in a meaningful way,'' said Roberts. "I just am inspired by Barack Obama."

The volunteer group will be gathering signatures and generally spreading the gospel of Barack.

[Last modified: Wednesday, September 15, 2010 1:24pm]


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