Over the blasting horns of a marching band, Brian Moran, the chairman of the Virginia Democratic Party, yelled into the stands. It was minutes before kickoff at Hampton University’s football stadium on Saturday. “Governor Patrick from Massachusetts is here!” Moran bellowed, as Deval Patrick waved and the fans stared blankly, or nodded. “He’s here getting the vote out!” This is the glamorous life of Patrick, campaign surrogate for his friend, President Obama.
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