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By Mary Fitzgerald  

US Presidential hopeful Barack Obama may have taken a bruising from the well-oiled Clinton machine in both the polling and fundraising race of late, but he’s still winning the war on one front.

Despite a recent charm offensive from the smooth-talking Mr Clinton, whom Hilary has tasked with restoring America’s reputation abroad, it appears that fresh-faced Senator Obama is the overwhelming favourite among Americans living overseas. In the first half of this year, expatriate donations to the Obama campaign almost equalled the total given to all the other Democrat and Republican candidates put together.

And Americans living in Britain have…

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