MANCHESTER, N.H. – It has become clear, by now, that Senator Barack Obama is hoping to brand himself as the not-from-Washington candidate in the Democratic presidential race. To make his point, he referred to Washington 22 times in a Labor Day speech here today.Howie P.S.: "To tele-prompt or not to tele-prompt," that is the question, according to this reporter.
“I’m reminded every single day that I am not a perfect man. I will not be a perfect president,” he said. “But I can promise you this: I will always tell you what I think and where I stand. I will always be honest with you about the challenges we face.”
Monday, September 03, 2007
"Obama Touts His Outsider Theme"