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May 4, 2008. Marion, NC.. Just 2 days before the North Carolina primary, former president Bill Clinton campaigned across rural western North Carolina, stumping for his wife. Senator Hillary Clinton, in her drive for rural and working class votes.. Former President Clinton was greeted by cheers and gave an hour long speech covering health care, the gas tax and bringing jobs back to the rural US, a the Marion train depot.