Politics & Government

October 30, 2008

Florida midnight rally drew 35,000 to hear Clinton, Obama

It was chilly and late, but more than 35,000 people gathered in a park in central Florida Wednesday night as former President Bill Clinton stumped alongside Democratic nominee Barack Obama for the first time this campaign season. With five days left until the election, both Obama and Republican John McCain have been crisscrossing Florida trying to shore up supporters and win enough votes to declare Florida in their camp.

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