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Barack Obama election victory speech, 2008

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President Obama reflects on Election Night 2008

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Obama Victory Speech - : Obama walks in...

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Obama's victory speech

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President Bush reacts to Obama's victory in 2008 election

Following his victory in the 2008 United States presidential election, then-President-elect Barack Obama gave his victory speech at Grant Park in his home city of Chicago, Illinois, on November 4, 2008, before an estimated crowd of 240,000. Viewed on television and the Internet by millions of people around the globe, Obama's speech focused on the major issues facing the United States and the world, all echoed through his campaign slogan of change. He also mentioned his maternal grandmother Madelyn Dunham, who had died just two nights earlier.
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