"People are desperate right now," said Hopkins, moments after signing gloves for a fan at Pintella campaign headquarters.
"People need to feel as though the person they're supporting has the know-how and experience to make a difference in their lives, and that's why I'm up here supporting Paul Pintella."
"People are desperate right now.
"People need to feel as though the person they're supporting has the know-how and experience to make a difference in their lives...
"I think the term 'politician' has such a negative connotation - it's difficult for people to find someone who can defy that - someone who creates his own definition, but that's what people want. When you got a guy who's running with ideas that people can relate to, they're going to vote for him without hesitation.
"I want to do things like this - community organizing."
In a 2008 debate, then-Senator Obama stated: "I can bring this country together. I have a track record, starting from the days I moved to Chicago as a community organizer.”