On Nov. 8, 2007, then Democratic presidential hopeful Barack Obama stopped in at Smitty's Sandwich Shop and bought a tenderloin sandwich to go from owner Shari Lepley. Mr. Obama is on the ballot again this year, unchallenged. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)

On Nov. 8, 2007, then Democratic presidential hopeful Barack Obama stopped in at Smitty's Sandwich Shop and bought a tenderloin sandwich to go from owner Shari Lepley. Mr. Obama is on the ballot again this year, unchallenged. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)