- Listen to Sen. Obama's presentation at the Texas Book Festival in October 28, 2006 at the Texas Capitol.
- Obama's Texas stop is the "most high-profile visit for any candidate so far" in the Lone Star state.
- 20,000 Texans turned to see Obama's speech about "unity and change".
- When Texan Monthly editor Evan Smith was asked if any other candidate could draw over 15,000 supporters this early in the campaign cycle, he said "Not just 'no'. Hell no."