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03/06/2008 Obama clinches the Democratic presidential nomination

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Barack Obama Clinches the Democratic Nomination

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Breaking News: Obama Wins Nomination 6-3-08

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Obama clinches democratic nomination

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Barack Obama Clinches Democratic Nomination (06/03/08)

In May Obama was able to clear a victory in Oregon, which allowed him to clinch the majority of pledged delegates. Obama gave a speech in Des Moines, Iowa, the state that propelled his candidacy, in which he stated, "You have put us within reach of the Democratic nomination for president of the United States of America."
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