A Conversation with Barack Obama His electrifying speech at last year's Democratic National Convention catapulted Barack Obama to political stardom. Already, the junior senator from Illinois finds himself quelling rumors of a 2008 presidential run. NPR's Ed Gordon talks with Obama about his expectations for the future.
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A Conversation with Barack Obama

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A Conversation with Barack Obama

A Conversation with Barack Obama

A Conversation with Barack Obama

Only Available in Archive Formats.

His electrifying speech at last year's Democratic National Convention catapulted Barack Obama to political stardom. Already, the junior senator from Illinois finds himself quelling rumors of a 2008 presidential run. NPR's Ed Gordon talks with Obama about his expectations for the future.

Barack Obama makes the keynote speech at the Democratic National Convention, July 27, 2004. Zack Seckler/Corbis hide caption

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