Thursday 22 March 2018

Obama will not endorse candidate in 2016 presidential race, reveals White House

U.S. President Barack Obama
U.S. President Barack Obama

Roberta Rampton

US President Barack Obama will not publicly endorse a candidate before the 2016 Democratic primary election, White House Chief of Staff Denis McDonough said on Sunday.

"We'll do exactly what has been done in the past," McDonough said on NBC's "Meet the Press." He said Obama will be "out there" campaigning after the primary election to help support the Democratic candidate.


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