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Obama-Biden Ticket Launches in Springfield

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It was one of the hottest afternoons of the summer in Springfield. But that didn't stop tens of thousands of people from gathering in front of the Old State Capitol Saturday to see Senator Barack Obama's first appearance with his newly chosen running mate. That person is Delaware Senator Joe Biden.

Springfield State-Journal Register political columnist Bernie Schoenberg is with us now on the line for analysis of Saturday's event.

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