Are you doing everything you can to bring in those 5-35 votes for Obama-Biden? Michelle Obama: “In Florida in 2008, we won by 250,000 some votes. Now that may sound like a lot, but that breaks down to about 35 votes in each precinct of the state. Ohio, which we won by a narrower margin in 2008 — about 14,000 votes — works out to about 5 votes per precinct.”
In one powerful speech filled with relateable stories, on the opening night of the Democratic National Convention I felt embraced again into the compelling national story of America: a place where despite modest beginnings and with a few key opportunities a person can, with hard work and luck, flourish and raise a family or follow your bliss.