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I think we all knew this was coming, but it is good to know it is official!!

Via CNN

Scott McClellan, the former White House press secretary who sharply criticized President Bush in his memoir last spring, told CNN Thursday he's voting for Barack Obama.

"From the very beginning I have said I am going to support the candidate that has the best chance for changing the way Washington works and getting things done and I will be voting for Barack Obama and clapping," McClellan told new CNN Host D.L. Hughley

The more Republican support the merrier!!

UPDATE: Rec'd for the first time!  Thanks!  For completeness, here is our friend Jed's full list of  Republican Defectors - Forget about "Reagan Democrats"...here come the "Obama Republicans"!

UPDATE #2: Poll Finds Obama Strong With Some Bush Backers

Originally posted to toadvantagedressed on Thu Oct 23, 2008 at 03:29 PM PDT.

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