Tuesday, May 20, 2008

Kentucky - Oregon Primary - May 20, 2008

Kentucky - Oregon Primary
, May 20, 2008

All of those in the know of the MSM are saying
Hillary Clinton is the projected Winner
of the Kentucky Primary...

Looks like Hillary will take the state by a fairly large margin too. Possibly as high as a 2 to 1 margin.

Congratulations on your Win tonight, Hillary!!!
Even though it is a little too late...

Votes are still being counted in Oregon, according to Fox News, and early returns are not expected until later in the night. It will be after 10:00pm CDT before a call on Oregon can be made... if then.


10:30pm CDT...
Again tonight all of those in the know of the MSM are now saying
Barack Obama is the projected Winner
of the Oregon Primary...

Looks like Obama is going to take the State by a fair margin tonight but he does not have near as big a lead as Hillary had over him in Kentucky.

Congratulations on your Win tonight, Barack!!!


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The following is an E-Mail Letter from Barack Obama tonight...

Friend --

The polls are closed in Kentucky and votes are being counted in Oregon, and it's clear that tonight we have reached a major milestone on this journey.
We have won an absolute majority of all the delegates chosen by the people in this Democratic primary process.

From the beginning, this journey wasn't about me or the other candidates. It was about a simple choice -- will we continue down the same road with the same leadership that has failed us for so long, or will we take a different path?

Too many of us have been disappointed by politics and politicians more times than you can count. We've seen promises broken and good ideas drowned in a sea of influence, point-scoring, and petty bickering that has consumed Washington.
Yet, in spite of all the doubt and disappointment -- or perhaps because of it -- people have stood for change.

Unfortunately, our opponents in the other party continue to embrace yesterday's policies and they will continue to employ yesterday's tactics -- they will try to change the subject, and they will play on fears and divisions to distract us from what matters to you and your future.

But those tactics will not work in this election.

They won't work because you won't let them.

Not this time. Not this year.

We still have work to do to in the remaining states, where we will compete for every delegate available.

But tonight, I want to thank you for everything you have done to take us this far -- farther than anyone predicted, expected, or even believed possible.

And I want to remind you that you will make all the difference in the epic challenge ahead.

Thank you,
Barack Obama

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