US election: Vote Clinton for me, Obama tells Americans

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How do you gift your popularity to someone else? As Barack Obama rolls up his sleeves to ensure Hillary Clinton succeeds him in the White House, his argument increasingly boils down to a simple message: Do it for me. With approval ratings almost unheard of for an outgoing leader — 54 percent, according to the […]

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