In this campaign video, NBA veteran Charles Barkley recalled the first time he met Sen. Barack ObamaBarack Hussein ObamaPatagonia files suit against Trump cuts to Utah monuments Former Dem Tenn. gov to launch Senate bid: report Eighth Franken accuser comes forward as Dems call for resignation MORE (D-Ill.) while researching a book he was writing.

"He had me so enthralled and enthusiastic about politics..." Barkley said. "America has found a shining star and it's time for everyone to get on board."