In response to an advertisement released on the Internet by the Obama for America campaign, Sesame Workshop released the following statement today:
"Sesame Workshop is a nonpartisan, nonprofit organization and we do not endorse candidates or participate in political campaigns. We have approved no campaign ads, and as is our general practice, have requested that the ad be taken down."
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