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2009 State of the Union speech
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Excerpts from Books by and about 2008 candidates
Sen. John McCain (R, AZ)
Why Courage Matters
Sen. Barack Obama(D, IL)
Dreams From My Father
Sen. Joe Biden (D, DE)
Promises to Keep
Gov. Sarah Palin (R, AK)
New Energy for Alaska
Rep. Bob Barr (L)
The Meaning of IS
Rep. Cynthia McKinney (G)
Green Party Debate
Ralph Nader (I)
The Good Fight
Alan Keyes (NAIP)
Our Character, Our Future

Sen. Hillary Clinton
It Takes A Village
Mayor Rudy Giuliani
Gov. Mike Huckabee
Character Makes A Difference
Amb. Alan Keyes
Our Character, Our Future
Rep. Ron Paul
Freedom Under Siege
Gov. Mitt Romney

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2008 Minnesota Senate Debates: Coleman, Franken, & Barkley

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    from 2008 MN Senate Debates (number of quotes indicated):
  • Al Franken (5)
  • Dean Barkley (4)
  • Norm Coleman (3)
    OR click on an issue category below for a subset.
Budget & Economy
   Al Franken: Opposed $700B rescue package; it only helps Wall Street.
   Dean Barkley: Greatest malfeasance in economic history on GOPís watch.
   Al Franken: $5,000 tax credit to help people pay for college.
   Dean Barkley: Tax credits for college is just pandering; weíre broke.
Energy & Oil
   Al Franken: Tax credits for wind-power, not for oil companies.
   Norm Coleman: Helped pass wind-power tax credits for energy independence.
   Dean Barkley: Worked as a tobacco lobbyist.
Principles & Values
   Norm Coleman: Experience needed to forge deals about real problems.
War & Peace
   Al Franken: Astounded anyone would still believe Iraq war is good idea.
   Al Franken: Build schools in Afghanistan to keep them from Al-Qaida.
   Dean Barkley: Fight conditions in Afghanistan that breed terrorism.
   Norm Coleman: The surge in Iraq succeeded; failure isnít an option.

The above quotations are from 2008 Minnesota Senate Debates: Coleman, Franken, & Barkley.

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