July 3, 2008: Obama pushes deep into Republican turf (Reuters)

  • "Look at today's news — 62,000 jobs lost, over 80 percent of American people think we are moving in the wrong direction, there is unease all over the country," Obama said.
  • "I believe the American people across the political spectrum are hungry for something different, something new," he told reporters in a brief tarmac news conference after touching down at the Fargo airport.