Barack Obama nabs
Oprah Winfrey endorsement
The Democratic presidential
candidate Barack Obama takes 2008 Elections battle to a new
level with Oprah Winfrey endorsement.
One of the most influential women in America, Oprah Winfrey is
endorsing the Democratic presidential hopeful Barack Obama.
According to reports, Oprah Winfrey, long-time friend of the
presidential candidate, will tour alongside Obama in Iowa and
other key states, such as South Carolina and New Hampshire. The
news that Oprah Winfrey endorsed Barack Obama and will campaign
with him is hitting the odds makers and adjustment of his odds
are soon to follow.
His is currently listed at the online
Bodog Sports with odds to be
chosen as the Democratic candidate for the 2008 US Presidential
Election at 12/5, trailing behind Hilary Clinton at 1/6. Barack
Obama comes third by odds at 5/1 to win the 2008 Presidential
Elections, but with Oprah Winfrey behind him, he could easily
sway votes away from Clinton in the upcoming weeks. Oprah is
still regarded as the second-most-influential woman in the US,
behind Hillary Clinton, and her endorsement is sure to hurt the
New York Senator, while tremendously benefiting Obama.