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Obama Set To Receive Huge Endorsement From National Union "Unite Here"

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Unite Here, the union representing more than 450,000 hotel, restaurant, apparel and laundry workers, is likely to announce its endorsement of Senator Barack Obama on Wednesday, a top union official said yesterday.

The union's leaders are to vote in a conference call at 11 p.m. Tuesday night, following the New Hampshire primary, and they are expected to back Mr. Obama unless he stumbles badly in New Hampshire.

"There are three excellent candidates in the race ­ we like them all, said Bruce Raynor, the union's president. "This is a very hard choice."

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