Obama Courts Patrick Base

The Barack Obama campaign is courting Massachusetts volunteers, and counting on them to help turn the presidential candidate's position around in New Hampshire.

On Boston Common last night, Obama officially received the endorsement of Governor Deval Patrick, whose gubernatorial race relied heavily on grass roots efforts.

WBUR's Fred Thys has this report.

Audio for this story will be available on WBUR's web site later today.

This program aired on October 24, 2007. The audio for this program is not available.

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Fred Thys reported on politics and higher education for WBUR.



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