It’s been a long time coming but John Edwards has finally endorsed Barack Obama:
Democrat John Edwards is endorsing former rival Barack Obama, fresh signs of the party establishment embracing the likely nominee even as Hillary Rodham Clinton refuses to give up her long-shot candidacy.
Edwards was to appear with Obama in Grand Rapids, Mich., as Obama campaigns in a critical general election battleground state.
The endorsement comes the day after Clinton defeated Obama by more than 2-to-1 in West Virginia. The loss highlighted Obama’s work to win over the “Hillary Democrats” â€” white, working-class voters who also supported Edwards in large numbers before he exited the race.
Another nail in the coffin for the Clinton campaign…
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