Obama Will Campaign for Coakley in Massachusetts

Posted January 15, 2010 at 1:11pm

President Barack Obama on Sunday will appear in Boston at an event for Democratic Senate candidate Martha Coakley, White House Press Secretary Robert Gibbs said Friday.Obama delayed making a decision on whether to campaign for Coakley — likely out of concern it could hurt her campaign — but has decided to go to the state as her poll numbers have dropped. Gibbs said Obama accepted an invitation from Coakley to appear.