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USA: Obama endorses Clinton during first joint campaign event in Charlotte NC01:55

USA: Obama endorses Clinton during first joint campaign event in Charlotte NC

United Nations, Charlotte, North Carolina
July 6, 2016 at 02:47 GMT +00:00 · Published

US President Barack Obama joined presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton for their first joint campaign event on Tuesday in Charlotte, North Carolina.

During his speech, the president criticised presumptive Republican party nominee Donald Trump by saying: "This is not a reality show, it's reality. And being President of the United States means you have to deal with reality."

The event comes just hours after FBI Director James Comey announced the findings of the investigation into Clinton's handling of classified material. Although the FBI declared that it will not recommend criminal charges against Clinton, Comey has openly denounced the nominee and her staff for being "extremely careless" in handling classified information after they went through her email account.

USA: Obama endorses Clinton during first joint campaign event in Charlotte NC01:55
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US President Barack Obama joined presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton for their first joint campaign event on Tuesday in Charlotte, North Carolina.

During his speech, the president criticised presumptive Republican party nominee Donald Trump by saying: "This is not a reality show, it's reality. And being President of the United States means you have to deal with reality."

The event comes just hours after FBI Director James Comey announced the findings of the investigation into Clinton's handling of classified material. Although the FBI declared that it will not recommend criminal charges against Clinton, Comey has openly denounced the nominee and her staff for being "extremely careless" in handling classified information after they went through her email account.

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