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President Obama Endorses Suzanna Shkreli for Michigan’s 8th District

BY IN Emerge America On 26-10-2016

Daily Kos Democrat Suzanna Shkreli continued to make Michigan’s 8th District a race to watch as she received a key endorsement Monday from none other than President Obama. In a statement, Obama hailed Shkreli as the kind of candidate “Michigan families can count on” to advocate for them in Washington

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President Obama Endorses Suzanna Shkreli for Michigan’s 8th District


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