Look for the swipe at Clinton in the last line.

The Mount Pleasant resident cited Obama’s ability to appeal to not just traditional Democratic voters but also Independents and disillusioned Republicans.

“While I have great respect for the other two major candidates, Barack Obama has consistently demonstrated that he’s the one candidate in this race who can move us past a ‘fifty-percent plus one’ politics and build a new, working majority to deliver change we can believe in,” Howe said.  “With him at the top of the ticket, Democrats will have a candidate they can run with, not run from.”