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Politico, WSJ, and AP report Obama crowd at over 18,000; pavilion only holds 5000

Barack Obama visited Milwaukee on Saturday to rally the faithful in Wisconsin, which has turned into a potential swing state this year after Obama's fairly comfortable win by 6 points over John McCain in 2008. Reports on the event from Politico, the Wall Street Journal, and the Associated Press all cited the crowd at over 18,000 people. A local report from the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel put the crowd at 5000, plus more in bleachers and on the pavement outside.

Politico and the WSJ stated that the event was

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Added: Sep-24-2012 Occurred On: Sep-22-2012
By: buzzardist
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Politics
Tags: barack, obama, milwaukee, politico, wsj, ap, media, lies, crowd, wisconsin, journal, sentinel, pavilion
Location: Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States (load item map)
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