Senator Robert Byrd & Billionaire Warren Buffet Endorse Obama

Sen. Robert C. Byrd, D-W.Va., endorsed Obama, focusing on his hope to end the Iraq War. "As people all across this great nation know, I have been one of the most outspoken opponents of the Bush administration's misguided war in Iraq and its saber rattling around the globe," Byrd said. "Barack Obama is a noble-hearted patriot and humble Christian, and he has my full faith and support," Byrd concluded.

Inn Frankfurt, Germany, today, billionaire Warren Buffett announced his support for Senator Barack Obama for President of the United States. He said that he offered support to both Senator Clinton and Senator Obama, but because it appeared that Obama would win the Democratic nomination, he is endorsing Senator Obama. "I will be very happy if he is elected President. He is my choice." (Below: Warren Buffet, with Bill Gates Jr. and the girls from Hooters)


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