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NRCC to Matheson: Don’t Even Try to Run Away from Obama!


The NRCC greets Utah Democrat Rep. Jim Matheson this morning by showcasing his past statement touting his support for President Obama and the stimulus.

Gallup puts Obama’s job approval in Utah is 33.8 percent, the fourth-lowest in the country.

As if being an Obama-backing Democrat in Utah wasn’t challenging enough, Matheson also has additional headaches from redistricting.

Tags: Barack Obama , Jim Matheson


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