Senator Barack Obama Takes Shelby County in Western Tennessee By Overwhelming Margin! Despite the very real threat of horrible storms, voters in Shelby County in Western Tennessee voted for Barack Obama in overwhelming numbers. It is apparent that many of the Democratic voters in Shelby County did not follow the lead of Memphis Mayor W. W. Herenton who has supported Senator Hilary Clinton in her presidential bid!
Senator Obama won 70% of the vote in Shelby County in his race for the Democratic Nomination! The voters in Shelby County saw more merit in a vote for Senator Obama than they did in a vote for Senator Hilary Clinton. Why couldn’t our leaders see the same?
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