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Smalls, F. Romall
September 2008
Scholastic News -- Edition 5/6;9/22/2008, Vol. 77 Issue 3, p4
The article talks about the 2008 presidential election in the U.S. Alaska Governor Sarah Palin is the first woman to be nominated vice president by the Republican Party. Palin's selection added to the historic nature of Election 2008. U.S. Senator Barack Obama, the Democratic presidential candidate, is the first African-American nominated for President by a major political party. U.S. Senator Joe Biden of Delaware is Obama's choice for Vice President.


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