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Franklin D. Roosevelt's grandson visits ASU

Delano Roosevelt Delano Roosevelt

JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) – Gubernatorial candidateswere on the campaign trail on Monday.

President Franklin D.Roosevelt's grandson, Delano Roosevelt, made a stop at Arkansas StateUniversity.

He was there to supportRepublican gubernatorial candidate Curtis Coleman. Roosevelt said he wants toencourage people to think about the person, not the party.

"You have to take a hardlook at your country, at your state and look at the municipality and make decisionson who you're going to support," said Roosevelt. "I think now more than ever,based on the individual and not party line. You can see where party lines have gotten us inside the beltway inWashington D. C.  and frankly it's amess."

This was Roosevelt's firstspeaking event in Arkansas.

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