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How Will Obama Candidacy Impact Clinton Legacy?

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How Will Obama Candidacy Impact Clinton Legacy?

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How Will Obama Candidacy Impact Clinton Legacy?

How Will Obama Candidacy Impact Clinton Legacy?

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After six months of primaries, caucuses, debates and endless campaigning, Sen. Barack Obama is the presumptive Democratic presidential nominee — the first African-American nominee of a major political party.

But what about America's so-called "first black president"? Can Bill Clinton repair his image among African Americans?

For more, Farai Chideya speaks with Ron Walters — professor of government and politics at the University Of Maryland — and Robert George, associate editorial page editor for the New York Post.