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LeBron James officially endorses Hillary Clinton for president

LeBron James officially endorses Hillary Clinton for president

LeBron James made it official Sunday: He is endorsing Hillary Clinton for president. The Cavaliers forward, one of the world's biggest sports stars, threw his support behind the Democratic candidate in an essay published online by Business Insider and set to run in print editions of the Akron Beacon Journal.

"I support Hillary because she will build on the legacy of my good friend, President Barack Obama," James wrote. "I believe in what President Obama has done for our country and support her commitment to continuing that legacy."

Coming from a native of Akron, Ohio, and an icon in Cleveland, which got its first major professional team championship in 52...

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