Mark Halperin (TIME) and video (22:11) of full speech:
Tour de force new stump speech delivered — using TelePrompter — to Des Moines crowd and media bigfeet galore.Barack Obama
“The real gamble in this election is playing the same Washington game with the same Washington players and expecting a different result. And that’s a risk we can’t take. Not this year. Not when the stakes are this high.”
Read full text of best-written speech of the campaign here.