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Foreign citizens are joining U.S. presidential campaigns, even though they can't vote

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French citizen Charlotte Persant campaigns for Sen. Hillary Clinton in New Hampshire in January. (Photo courtesy of Charlotte Persant)

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German citizen Mitja Muller, far right, stands with other volunteers for Sen. Barack Obama's campaign in Iowa. (Photo courtesy of Mitja Muller)

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Danish citizen Lars Hajslund traveled to Florida in January to campaign for Sen. John McCain. (Photo courtesy of Junior Chamber)

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Foreign citizens can't vote in U.S. elections, but many care passionately about who takes over the Oval Office after George W. Bush. So, they're spending vacations and school holidays campaigning for their chosen candidates, and loving democracy, American style.


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