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Press Release - Governor Tim Kaine Returns to Iowa Sunday for Obama

December 21, 2007

Des Moines, IA -- The Obama Campaign today announced that Virginia Governor Tim Kaine will return to

Iowa to ask Iowans to stand up for change and caucus for Barack Obama on January 3rd. Kaine, a

national campaign co-chair, will make stops in West Branch, Clinton, Maquoketa, Anamosa, Manchester,

and Dubuque.

"In Virginia and the rest of our great nation, people from across the political spectrum are excited

by Senator Obama's commitment to uniting our country to make progress on the on issues that matter

to everyday Americans," said Kaine. "Barack Obama is the best candidate to lead America because he

has the experience we need to challenge the conventional thinking in Washington and bring us

together to work towards common goals."

Tim Kaine was elected Governor of the Commonwealth of Virginia after serving one term as Lieutenant

Governor. A graduate of University of Missouri and Harvard Law School, Kaine also worked as a

missionary in Honduras, taught legal ethics at the University of Richmond Law School and served as

Mayor of the City of Richmond.

Barack Obama, Press Release - Governor Tim Kaine Returns to Iowa Sunday for Obama Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project

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