Politics & Government

Ex-first daughters stump at Derby for candidates

This year's Kentucky Derby will feature dueling former first daughters stumping for different Democratic contenders.

Caroline Kennedy Schlossberg, daughter of the late President John F. Kennedy, will be among a small brigade of big political names circulating through Churchill Downs Saturday in support of Illinois Sen. Barack Obama.

Meanwhile, Chelsea Clinton already has been announced as carrying the flag for her mother, New York Sen. Hillary Rodham Clinton.

Both are scheduled to make stops at the table of state Democratic Party leaders Jennifer Moore, the chairman, and Vice Chairman Nathan Smith, Smith said. Both are Democratic superdelegates who have been heavily courted by both campaigns.

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