TITLE

Who Will Win?

PUB. DATE
October 2008
SOURCE
Weekly Reader - Edition 2;Oct2008, Vol. 78, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article presents information on U.S. presidential candidates John McCain and Barack Obama. McCain is a senator from Arizona, while Obama is a senator from Illinois. If McCain wins the November 2008 presidential election, he will be the oldest person to become president while Obama will be the first African American to become president.
ACCESSION #
34694892

 

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