Obama: ‘I will be the Democratic nominee’

By David Edwards
Wednesday, June 4, 2008 5:40 EDT
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Barack Obama will officially claim the Democratic Party’s nomination Tuesday night, according to his prepared remarks.

“Tonight, I can stand before you and say that I will be the Democratic nominee for President of the United States,” Obama said in his victory speech after effectively locking up the Democratic nomination.

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This video is from CNN.com, broadcast June 3, 2008.

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David Edwards has served as an editor at Raw Story since 2006. His work can also be found at Crooks & Liars, and he's also been published at The BRAD BLOG. He came to Raw Story after working as a network manager for the state of North Carolina and as as engineer developing enterprise resource planning software. Follow him on Twitter at @DavidEdwards.
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