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Obama back in Des Moines where it all started

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DES MOINES, IA.--A nostalgic Barack Obama greeted some of his earliest supporters at an outdoor rally here on a sunny day. Iowa was crucial to Obama's presidential quest because his January caucus win proved the African-American senator from Illinois could win in a state with a majority white population.

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