Obama gives last-day interview to Ryan Seacrest

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Posted: Nov 01, 2010 2:55 PM
Obama gives last-day interview to Ryan Seacrest

President Barack Obama's last-minute efforts to get Democratic voters to the polls include an interview with Ryan Seacrest.

Yes, that Ryan Seacrest, host of "American Idol." The interview will air Tuesday on Seacrest's nationally syndicated radio show.

Obama is also taping interviews Monday with local radio hosts in Milwaukee, Cincinnati, Philadelphia, Honolulu and Miami. Those interviews will air on Election Day.

Though Obama has no public campaign schedule between ahead of Tuesday's elections, White House officials believe he can reach his party's base from the White House. Obama is also holding conference calls Monday night with campaign volunteers in Florida, New Hampshire, New Mexico and Hawaii.