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Obama history made in Minnesota

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ST. PAUL - Barack Obama rocked a Minnesota crowd Tuesday night, making presidential campaign history.

The first African American to become presidential nominee of a major party offered his vision for a change and began to give details about how he would implement that change. And he wasted no time beginning his general election campaign, attacking Republican John McCain as someone who would continue President Bush's policies.


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Don Davis
Don Davis has been the Forum Communications Minnesota Capitol Bureau chief since 2001, covering state government and politics for two dozen newspapers in the state. Don also blogs at Capital Chatter on Areavoices.