How some winning presidential campaigns started
CNN unlocks its video vault of presidential campaign announcements.
April 4th, 2011
06:56 PM ET

How some winning presidential campaigns started

Take a peek inside CNN's massive library system and view archival video of winning U.S. presidential campaigns as they kicked off on television.

Presidents Barack Obama, George W. Bush and Bill Clinton are among those featured in the video clip from CNN's video vault.

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Obama is the first candidate to officially launch a campaign for the 2012 presidential election.

View his team's campaign message, released Monday, on BarackObama.com.

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  1. JAZZ

    Yup, I'm getting good. Do you really smoke?

    April 4, 2011 at 10:28 pm | Report abuse |
  2. banasy

    He's new to the boards, Jazzy, if it's who I think he is....and I may be wrong, but I don't think so. If this truly who I think he is, he's as far from Satan as anyone I've met. And if it is him, be prepared for more fun, cuz he's HELLarious, and a great friend of mine.

    April 4, 2011 at 10:28 pm | Report abuse |
  3. Satan

    Ok jazz and banasy time to go, see you tmrw, I don't think the Devil has more nice names, I will look for another demon, bye

    April 4, 2011 at 10:30 pm | Report abuse |
  4. JAZZ

    Is that SOFTBALLS , was it 1 person doing that either blog with satan? tell me

    April 4, 2011 at 10:30 pm | Report abuse |
  5. banasy

    Oh, no, it's the real me, and I've been here all along...nobody else has been posting under my name tonight, (so far), it's just...let me see...does your first name start with a M, Satan?

    April 4, 2011 at 10:31 pm | Report abuse |
    • JAZZ

      YOur not Banasy. Your twisted.

      April 4, 2011 at 10:35 pm | Report abuse |
  6. JAZZ

    Night all, again.

    April 4, 2011 at 10:31 pm | Report abuse |
  7. Jeff Frank - Ohio

    $4 gas is here. Don't buy gas on Fridays.

    April 4, 2011 at 10:32 pm | Report abuse |
  8. banasy

    Night, all. I'll get to the bottom of this, don't worry about it, Jazz, and MP!

    April 4, 2011 at 10:33 pm | Report abuse |
  9. JAZZ

    That's twitted.

    April 4, 2011 at 10:33 pm | Report abuse |
  10. personny

    Israel is becoming a Nation.

    April 4, 2011 at 10:34 pm | Report abuse |
  11. Satan

    It was me Jazz no softballs, and it was me alone, I know you and banasy knows me, I will talk to you guys tmrw

    April 4, 2011 at 10:34 pm | Report abuse |
  12. JAZZ

    That's what I thought, night

    April 4, 2011 at 10:36 pm | Report abuse |
  13. Satan

    Banasy you don't know my name, jazz knows it, I will tell her tmrw

    April 4, 2011 at 10:36 pm | Report abuse |
  14. JAZZ

    This is a whole nother world in here, GET ME OUT.

    April 4, 2011 at 10:37 pm | Report abuse |
  15. JAZZ

    Boobie ...HELP

    April 4, 2011 at 10:37 pm | Report abuse |
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