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Obama team: It’s time
to get back on the trail

Washington Post, by David Nakamura

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Posted By:bldrrepub, 10/31/2012 2:13:05 PM

President Obama’s top advisers said the time is right for the president to return to the campaign trail on Thursday when he will hold rallies in Green Bay, Las Vegas and Boulder, Colo. David Axelrod told reporters that Obama wanted to wait until he was certain that the federal government had a handle on the response to Hurricane Sandy. (Snip) “We’ve passed a threshold here,” Axelrod said during a conference call. “We owe it to folks to make the final arguments.” Of the storm’s effect on the race for the White House, the senior strategist said he was hesitant to offer a political calculation

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This will be Obama's *third* visit to the University of Colorado in the past six months. He's looking for friendly faces and a capacity crowd (about 11,000) Unfortunately for him, a story in our local rag (http://tinyurl.com/av6ocag) says that tickets are still available. I was downtown earlier today and walked past Obama's field office. There was a guy out front pressing people to take tickets like a carny.

People, even in Boulder, are tired of him.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: BaseballFan, 10/31/2012 2:22:10 PM     (No. 8977217)

Heh heh heh... yes, by all means, tie up Boulder's traffic.
Thanks for the info there, OP.

Colorado for Romney/Ryan!

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Reply 2 - Posted by: oriton, 10/31/2012 2:41:54 PM     (No. 8977249)

You've never stopped campaigning, liars. obama calls mayors and governors to ask if he can come ampaign among the ruins and look presidential, and we're supposed to believe he's suspended his campaign. Your voters are stupid, not the rest of us.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: halfnorsk, 10/31/2012 2:48:19 PM     (No. 8977266)

During these days when Obama has been stuck in DC, making fake presidential decrees about the flood, he has sounded increasingly irritated. Obviously, he hates the hard work of being president, and prefers the adulation of campaign crowds.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: farmwife, 10/31/2012 3:27:43 PM     (No. 8977364)

Obama has been busy handling Hurricane Sandy and nobody noticed. Christie and Bloomberg are getting all the facetime, so their is no point in hanging around pretending to be busy.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: corndoggies, 10/31/2012 4:04:42 PM     (No. 8977459)

Shouldn't he have NV, WI and CO locked up by now?

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