Sen. Ted Kennedy Said:
At the Natinal Hispanic Cultural Center Today
-Health care is Obama’s first priority.
-Obama has always opposed the Iraq War.
-Obama will offer fairness and justice to immigrants.
-Obama should be able to stir up the enthusiasm of young voters.
-“Un voto para Obama es un voto para la gente”
Of course, Ted Kennedy said these things using more words and a much more exciting voice, but that was the gist of his message.
Things you may not know about Sen. Ted Kennedy:
He is President John F. Kennedy's younger brother.
He is the second-longest serving senator (Domenici was 5th).
His full name is Edward Moore "Ted" Kennedy.
New Mexico Democrats in attendance, included:
Buzzwords: Hope and belief. Introductory speakers were not shy about likening Sen. Obama to President Kennedy.
Important note: Former President Clinton’s engagement at UNM has been bumped back to 2 p.m.
Sen. Barack Obama will be speaking at the Kiva Auditorium tomorrow. Doors open at 11:30. Reserve seats by clicking here.