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Obama is 'thrilled' to have Hillary's support

Published 08/06/2008

Barack Obama has said he's thrilled to have Hillary Clinton's backing.

The former First Lady has abandoned her bid to be the Democrat candidate for president.

Her-ex rival now faces making a decision on whether to choose her as his running mate for the November election.

Allan Lichtman, an historian of American politics, said it could be a winning combination; "There is still the chance that the Democrats will put together the so-called 'Dream Ticket', the Obama-Clinton ticket, which would keep the momentum going from this primary season."

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