Senator John Kerry has endorsed the presidential candidacy of Senator Barack Obama at a rally in South Carolina today. Senator Kerry is the first of several high-profile Democrats expected to announce their support for Senator Obama in his fight to win the party’s nomination.
Senator Kerry, a Massachusetts Democrat who was the party’s presidential nominee in 2004, stated that Mr. Obama represents the best prospect for uniting a divided country, as well as transforming America’s image around the world.
The endorsement ceremony today was held on the campus of the College of Charleston.
It was back in 2004 when Senator Kerry selected Senator Obama –to deliver the keynote address at the Democratic National Convention in Boston.