John Glenn Cites Obama’s ‘Character’ in New Ad

The former astronaut and U.S. Senator says Obama's got the right stuff

john glenn astronautFrom The Huffington Post

In a new 30-second ad called “Character,” John Glenn, the third American in space and the first to orbit the moon says¬†“Barack Obama has earned my vote, and my trust.”

“Growing up in Ohio,” Glenn continues, “you learn to size up a person by their character. And that’s why I’m supporting President Barack Obama.”

Glenn’s new ad is aimed at Ohioans. Glenn represented Ohio in the U.S. Senate from 1974 to 1999.¬†Obama awarded Glenn the Presidential Medal Of Freedom in May.

Read more at The Huffington Post.