Obama: I Have A Concession Speech Ready


obama-sad-angryExpressing confidence but leaving nothing to chance, President Barack Obama indulged his superstitions by engaging in a traditional Election Day basketball game with friends as the race that will determine his political future was finally in the hands of voters.

Obama played on the hard court – and won – after he gave a final exhortation to his volunteers to get out the vote, voiced optimism about his chances and congratulated rival Mitt Romney on a “spirited campaign.”

“I expect that we’ll have a good night,” he said.

Obama gave the campaign one last push Tuesday morning by visiting a campaign office near his South Side Chicago home.

Obama said late Tuesday in an interview with Denver television station KDVR that he had prepared both a victory speech and a concession speech for election night.

“You always have two speeches prepared because you can’t take anything for granted,” Obama said. Romney on Tuesday told reporters he has only prepared a victory speech. Read more here.

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  1. Wish I had heard that speech.
    Romney was a fool, he spoke in unflattering terms about his potential voters, he took his success for granted, he figured that so many people are tired of Obama and will vote whomever happens to be the other candidate. I wish it had been so.