Wyclef Jean endorses Martelly candida...

Wyclef Jean endorses Martelly candidacy in Haiti

There are 2 comments on the Athens Banner-Herald story from Feb 16, 2011, titled Wyclef Jean endorses Martelly candidacy in Haiti. In it, Athens Banner-Herald reports that:

The Ex-Fugees hip hop frontman, whose own presidential campaign was rejected by election officials last year, said he decided to endorse his longtime friend because he's technologically savvy and has a charismatic personality that will "help raise money with the donors." A person takes a photo with a mobile phone of Haiti's presidential candidate ...

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United States

#1 Feb 17, 2011
If Michel is really love his country I think he can make the different by seing everything going on I believe he can. We'll see.
Doubting Thomas

New York, NY

#2 Feb 17, 2011
Bravo for Wyclef, both for his endorsement and for his clear statement on NOT seeking a government appointment should Michel Martelly win. It seems clear that Martelly has overwhelming support among the youth, but many of them DO NOT have the voting card necessary to cast a ballot and the time for registration for a card has expired. This is a procedural issue which could cost him the election.

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