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OBAMA TAKES HEAT FOR SKIPPING STATE OF THE BLACK UNION.
NEW ORLEANS, Louisiana (CNN) — The annual State of the Black Union forum boasts a number of famous names as it gets under way in New Orleans, but this year’s event is getting much more attention for who won’t be there.
Sen. Hillary Clinton was the only major presidential candidate to accept an invitation to attend.
Her rival, Sen. Barack Obama, declined, as did Republican presidential hopeful Sen. John McCain of Arizona.