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Biden a hot ticket for visit today

Brad Smith of Clifton Park holds the first ticket handed out for Vice President Joe Biden's visit today.
Photographer: Peter R. Barber
Brad Smith of Clifton Park holds the first ticket handed out for Vice President Joe Biden's visit today.
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At least 500 people waited for hours on Wednesday to get free tickets to hear Vice President Joseph Biden speak today at Shenendehowa High School East. The line snaked around the front of the high school and doubled back again. People weathered the alternating sun and rain, some sitting in chairs, many holding umbrellas and a few reading books or magazines to pass the time. Some grumbled when they left empty-handed after waiting for 21⁄2 ...


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up
July 9, 2009
8:56 a.m.

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I like to keep a positive attitude about the state of our country but it gets difficult when I see people standing in line to see Joe "the master of panic" Biden speak.

residentX
July 9, 2009
11:13 a.m.

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i find it funny that they are talking about the economy and instead of going to areas like cities and other areas extremly affected... they chose Clifton Park, an affluent area that has gone relatively unscathed other than losing home values.

socalbob
July 9, 2009
11:30 a.m.

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he's the reason i voted for mccain.

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