Obama to come off bench for Democrats in battle for Congress

FILE PHOTO: U.S. President Barack Obama greets supporters in an overflow room before he participates in a "Get Out the Early Vote" campaign event for Hillary Clinton in Columbus, Ohio, U.S., November 1, 2016. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Former U.S. President Barack Obama plans to come off the sidelines to campaign for Democratic candidates across the country this fall, injecting himself into a contentious election season in which control of Congress is at stake. On Saturday, the two-term president will stump in southern California on behalf of seven candidates for […]

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