Obama Addresses SEIU Convention

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The presumptive Democratic nominee gives speech to energized SEIU crowd in Puerto Rico via satellite.

“Our working men and women should be treated with the dignity and respect you deserve….that’s what SEIU has always fought for, that’s what the Democratic Party has always fought for and that’s what I’ve fought for throughout my career.”

Also credited his campaign’s organization — including the backing of the SEIU — for his nomination clinch. “At the heart of that effort was that purple-clad army.”

Read pool report and full remarks here.

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