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Clinton Rejects Supporter's Comments About Obama's Race

03/28/2008 02:46 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Hillary Rodham Clinton rejected comments Wednesday from one of her supporters, Dallas Hispanic leader Adelfa Callejo, who said that black politicians have done little for Hispanics and that Barack Obama "simply has a problem that he happens to be black."

Mrs. Callejo, 84, made the comments in an earlier interview with KTVT-TV (Channel 11), and Mrs. Clinton, interviewed by the same station, initially declined to reject her support.

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