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Campaign 2008 / Democrats / Obama's Pastor #891722

ABC Evening News for Monday, Apr 28, 2008
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(Studio: George Stephanopoulos) Report introduced.

(Washington: David Wright) The renewed controversy over Senator Barack Obama's pastor Rev. Jeremiah Wright featured; details given about what he said today. [At the National Press Club, WRIGHT - talks about his military service; states we run the world; praises Louis Farrakhan; jokes about running for office.] [OBAMA - says Wright's comments were divisive.] [Senators Hillary CLINTON, John McCAIN - offer their views on Obama and Wright.]

(Studio: George Stephanopoulos) Obama's campaigning in North Carolina noted.

(Washington: Jake Tapper) The Obama campaign to reach out to white blue collar voters by speaking about his background featured; photos and video of Obama shooting baskets shown. [OBAMA - talks about his past with his single mother and what the people want: a chance to move up.] [Democratic strategist Steve McMAHON†- cites Obama's strength.] [Harvard University professor Steven JARDING†- talks about Obama's need to do more.]

(Studio: George Stephanopoulos) The endorsements for the two candidates from North Carolina Governor Mike Easley and New Mexico Senator Jeff Bingaman reported.

Stephanopoulos, George;
Wright, David;
Tapper, Jake

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