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Obama transition team meets with Jewish groups Thursday


WASHINGTON--A selection of Jewish groups will be meeting with Obama transition officials on Thursday to discuss domestic and international issues. Among the transition officials expected to attend include Mike Strautmanis, chief of staff for Valerie Jarrett, who will oversee liasions with special interest groups; Jim Messina, incoming White House chief of staff and Dan Shapiro, who is among those handling transition chores on Middle East issues. During the presidential campaign Shapiro helmed outreach to Jewish groups.


what a wacko. does he even know any black people? this guy's got a great big problem. if he thinks it rolled out when he ran against bobby rush, wait 'till next week. th 'one', the 'only', just like he likes it.

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