Sunday, May 18, 2008
Obama draws 75,000 people at Portland's Tom MacCall Waterfront Park
Tom McCall Waterfront Park in Portland on Sunday. (Photo: Chris Carlson/Associated Press)
Obama supporters in Portland on Sunday. (Photo: Chris Carlson/Associated Press)
The New York Times
May 18, 2008, 8:01 pm
Obama Draws Record Crowd in Oregon
By Larry Rohter
An estimated 75,000 gathered on the banks of the Willamette River in Portland on Sunday to see Barack Obama.
“Wow! Wow! Wow!” were his first words, as he surveyed the multitude, which included people in kayaks and small pleasure craft on the river.
Tom McCall Waterfornt Park - May 18, 2008 - Portland, Oregon