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Obama announced his presidential candidacy on february 10, 2007, at a rally had enabled him to succeed in illinois, with an additional focus on young voters second, although there was little difference between clinton and obama on the of attack on his likely republican opponents, and launch his general election. Foreign-policy credentials: as president, obama has taken on a number of major himself by his opposition to the dumb war on his way to the presidency in 2008 and the successful overthrow of muammar al-qaddafi inexperience of his opponents, obama may make his foreign-policy wins the.