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Obama Slams McCain On Accusations

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RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - Barack Obama is accusing his Republican
rival of taking the low road by labeling Obama a socialist.
He says the next thing you know, John McCain will start accusing
Obama of "being a secret communist" because Obama shared his toys
in kindergarten.
Obama also turned to ridicule to rebut McCain's daily references
to "Joe the Plumber." Speaking today in North Carolina, Obama
said that whether it's "Suzy the student, or Nancy the nurse, or
Tina the teacher, or Carl the construction worker" they'll still
be worse off four years from now if McCain wins. He finished with
an appeal to "cut through the negative ads and the phony
The Democrat's been campaigning in North Carolina today, and
later heads to Florida.

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