Jersey City,NJ:Wednesday01.09.08. Barrack Obama democratic presidential nominee hopeful attended his meeting here. It was highly attended where 3,000 people managed to go inside the gymnasium hall and about 2,500 or morecould not enter due to maximum capacity limit.
Before Obama addressed the meeting US national anthem was sang by this lady.
Barrack Obama the democratic hopeful is gifted with talking. He promised the gathering that he will bring jobs back home from abroad, he will improve the economy than the Republican president who has taken all investments outside the country weakening the economy, he will bring soldiers home from Iraq by end of 2009, he will secure the country than lapses of George Bush, he will be more to Americans to secure insurance and children get college education. “I believe I’m the right candidate to be nominated by democrats to beat Republicans in Nov.” said Obama.
Saint Dominic High School choir sang at this gathering before Obama spoke.
Obama’s speech was delayed due to high turnout which made him to go outside and greet his supporters who were locked out due to capacity limit. He greeted more than 2,500 supporters before he came inside the hall to address the rest.
State Senator Sandra Bolden Cunningham And mayor Jeremial Healy of Jersey City told the gathering how Jersey City is the gateway to America, thegateway to Liberty and the gateway to commercialization, jobs and employment opportunities. “Jesey City is nice” they said.
The media section
Supporters who lined outside the hall as the weather was so nice for Barrack Obama to address.
Another section of supporters lined up to enter the hall
Rev.Leah Ayoo infront of Eyewitness news van
As a sign of respect Obama’s camp hired buses for senior citizen.