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Celebs urge women to vote at UCLA

October 12, 2008 12:00:00 AM PDT
Barack Obama supporters gathered at a local campus Sunday to encourage women voters to make their voices heard this election. Musician Patti Labelle, actress Rosanna Arquette, lawyers and politicians came together for the "every woman for Obama" rally on the UCLA campus in Westwood.

"Samantha Who" actress jean smart told the audience why she thinks Obama is the best candidate.

Organizers also passed out free Obama t-shirts and asked attendees to encourage ten friends to vote for Obama.

The rally came eight days before California's October 20th voter registration deadline.


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