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Ok guys, Obama is about to speak to the AFL-CIO and everyone is claiming that he is going to tip his hand about the public option. Supposedly, Obama is going to try to keep the left's support regardless of whether or not it includes a public option or not. MSNBC is going to cover the speech live, and David Shuster is on now talking to a labor leader.

Obama has entered the hall and is shaking hands and getting ready to speak at this point. Lets all watch and see what he has to say. Please participate so that those who are trapped at work or who are out doing something will know what Obama actually said.

Hilda Solice is speaking at the moment, MSNBC isn't covering that, instead David is talking to Chuck Todd. Chuck is stating that there is a hope that giving an address will put pressure on those Dems who want to be part of the process.

Update [2009-9-7 13:12:1 by PLS]: David is talking to David Corn.

Update [2009-9-7 13:25:23 by PLS]: Obama is now up and thanking folks.

Originally posted to PLS on Mon Sep 07, 2009 at 10:05 AM PDT.

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