Blazing the Trail

September 2008
Weekly Reader News - Senior;9/5/2008, Vol. 87 Issue 1, p4
The article features the 2008 U.S. presidential candidates John McCain and Barack Obama. Obama from Illinois has reportedly worked as a lawyer and a college professor before becoming a politician in 2005. McCain from Arizona has served as a Navy pilot and in the House of Representatives before becoming a senator in 1987. Also noted are the political platform of both candidates and states where swing votes may be generated.


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