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A Young Obama Staffer Dies, And A Frantic Campaign Pauses To Mourn

Alex Okrent, 29, collapsed at Obama’s campaign headquarters in Chicago today. Both campaigns paused at the end of an unusually bitter week to mourn him, and President Obama called his family.

You know those politicos who pretend to know more & control more than they actually do? @HeyAok was the opposite. Rest in peace, brother.

— delcecato (@John Del Cecato)

7. Some Of Okrent’s Recent Tweets:

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