Obama for Scott Murphy

ALBANY—Barack Obama just came out strong for Scott Murphy.
The following e-mail was just sent “from” Barack Obama to people who signed up to receive e-mails during his presidential campaign. As Irene notes, Obama is popular in the district. And as the A.P. points out, this makes the race something of a referendum on the direction of his administration.
 
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I’m writing to you now because you have the opportunity to make a big impact on my efforts to bring about a lasting economic recovery.
Today I’m announcing my support for Scott Murphy, candidate for New York’s 20th Congressional District.

Obama for Scott Murphy