I fought for you, so help me win again, Obama tells Virginians
July 13th, 2012
03:03 PM ET
2 years ago

I fought for you, so help me win again, Obama tells Virginians

Washington (CNN) - President Barack Obama kicked off two days of campaigning in Virginia by telling a boisterous crowd Friday that he kept his promise to bring change that helped middle-class families, and now it was time for them to work to re-elect him.

"Because of the values we share, I believe in you." Obama told the chanting, cheering supporters in a Virginia Beach school gymnasium. "And I hope you believe in me, because I've kept that promise, and I fought for you and I'm going to keep on fighting for you as long as I have a chance to be your president."

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  1. NVa Native

    So what could Mittens say to a crowd of hard working middle class people?
    I don't think the tired old GOP mantra of "I got mine, screw you" will work any more.

    July 13, 2012 04:16 pm at 4:16 pm |
  2. gurgyl

    We need Obama. My vote and support for Obama. Yes, On Obama12. Period.
    PS: Mitt and his Bain Capital is disgrace to nation, ships jobs to CHINA.

    July 13, 2012 04:18 pm at 4:18 pm |
  3. Namejkane fl SEND THE THREE TIME LOSER romney HOME AND MAKE IT FOUR.

    You have my vote president Obama,I guess its not your turn yet romney the clown ,try 3012 .

    July 13, 2012 04:19 pm at 4:19 pm |
  4. Ricke1949

    Look at the faces of the people. They look stunned. Guess they just took another day off work.

    July 13, 2012 04:24 pm at 4:24 pm |
  5. Dominican mama 4 Obama

    The President has millions of fans, and unlike Romney's ONE FAN they don't wear knee-high white socks with shorts, and carry 33 pair of dirty underwear in their truck.

    July 13, 2012 04:24 pm at 4:24 pm |
  6. Name JR

    Quid pro quo the democratic mantra. Not if its good for the country but if it is me.

    July 13, 2012 04:33 pm at 4:33 pm |
  7. Vanessa

    We stand behind you Mr President.. We know you have fought for us, regardless of what the right wingers insists on claiming to the contrary. We believe in you & support you all the way. Another 4 years! Hispanics 4 Obama

    July 13, 2012 04:35 pm at 4:35 pm |