CAMPAIGN BUZZ 2012
Obama Kicks Off Bus Tour, Defends Economic Policies
Source: ABC News Radio, 7-5-12
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With just four months to go until Election Day, President Obama told supporters at the first stop of his two-day campaign bus tour he’s “betting” they won’t lose heart or interest in the run-up to November.
“Unless you have been hiding out in the woods somewhere, you are aware of the fact that it’s campaign season,” he told an enthusiastic crowd at the historic Wolcott House Museum in Maumee, Ohio.
Speaking in the sweltering heat in front of a large American flag and bales of hay, the president said he understands the campaign is “not always pretty to watch.”…READ MORE