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Obama sister woos women



Maya TAMPA — Maya Soetoro-Ng leaves no doubt she's a proud kid sister.
But hers isn't just any brother.

Thursday evening at Mise En Place restaurant, she was on a mission to reveal the softer side of Democratic Sen. Barack Obama, to help him woo women voters, especially those who have expressed bitter resentment over Sen. Hillary Rodham Clinton's defeat in the long primary fight.

She says he's a feminist, who bought her the first women's health/sex ed book she ever read, Our Bodies, Ourselves. And he helped her "figure out which boys to discard." Read it here.

[Last modified: Wednesday, September 15, 2010 10:29am]


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