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Obama visits Palo Alto to raise funds for Dems

Original post made on Jun 7, 2013

President Obama visited Palo Alto Thursday night to attend two fundraisers benefiting the Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee, the first at the Crescent Park home of Flipboard CEO Mike McCue. He was greeted by protestors near the first home, on Forest Avenue, where people held a mock Keystone Pipeline and signs against expansion of the oil pipeline.

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Posted by starguy
a resident of Blossom Valley
on Jun 7, 2013 at 5:01 pm

Perhaps someone might inform Dear Leader that he needs to stop with the campaigning, already.

He won re-election last November, as I recall.

Stop acting like a candidate, and start acting like a president.

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Posted by Otto Maddox
a resident of Monta Loma
on Jun 9, 2013 at 6:42 am

Otto Maddox is a registered user.

A sitting President pulls in much more "donations" than an ex-President.

Apparently a chance to talk to our elected leader costs $32K.

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Posted by Tom
a resident of Old Mountain View
on Jun 11, 2013 at 11:50 am

@starguy: even though you did not vote for him, he's Mr President to you. Get used to it.

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