2009 Photo Contest, People in the News, Stories, 1st prize
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Callie Shell

Aurora Photos for Time

28 August, 2008

Barack Obama smiles after formally accepting the Democratic Party presidential nomination. In his bid for the US Democratic Party presidential candidacy Senator Barack Obama broke all fundraising records, largely by harnessing support from smaller donors via the internet. Obama clinched the Democratic nomination in June, and was elected 44th President of the US on November 4, the first African American to hold the post.

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