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Obama's Closing Pitch: Jay-Z, Katy Perry, and Bruce Springsteen

3:59 PM, Nov 1, 2012 • By JOHN MCCORMACK
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Barack Obama will be calling on the star power of some celebrities during his final campaign push. The Obama campaign just announced in a press release:

First Lady Michelle Obama, Bruce Springsteen, and JAY Z to Join President at Stops Along the Campaign Trail

 

CHICAGO – Obama for America announced today that President Obama will spend the final day of the 2012 campaign in Madison, Wisconsin; Columbus, Ohio; and Des Moines, Iowa, ending his 2012 campaign in the state where his 2008 campaign began.  The President will kick off the day in Madison, where he will be joined by Bruce Springsteen, who will perform and introduce the President.  The President and Springsteen will then travel to Columbus, where they will be joined by JAY Z, who will follow Springsteen on stage and introduce the President after his performance.  The President will end his final day of campaigning in Des Moines, where he will be joined by First Lady Michelle Obama following a third performance by Bruce Springsteen.  The President and First Lady will end their last 2012 campaign swing in the state that launched the President’s successful campaign four years ago before returning home to Chicago.

 

 

Obama will also campaign with pop singer Katy Perry in Milwaukee on Saturday.

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