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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 North Carolina Senate Debate between Elizabeth Dole and Kay Hagan

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    from 2008 NC Senate Debate (number of quotes indicated):
  • Elizabeth Dole (9)
  • Kay Hagan (10)
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Energy & Oil
   Kay Hagan: Opposed offshore drilling until August compromise.
   Elizabeth Dole: Release 1/3 of the nationís strategic petroleum reserve.
   Kay Hagan: No tax breaks for big oil companies that give us $4 gas.
Government Reform
   Kay Hagan: Washington experience means putting special interests first.
   Elizabeth Dole: Help sheriffs identify illegal immigrants among suspects.
   Kay Hagan: IDíing illegal immigrants is an unfunded federal mandate.
   Elizabeth Dole: Crackdown on illegal immigrants who commit crimes.
   Kay Hagan: Supports increased border security and opposes amnesty.
   Elizabeth Dole: Link local sheriffs to federal immigration tools.
   Kay Hagan: Deportation program is an unfunded federal mandate.
   Kay Hagan: Lack of immigration system is why we have unsecured border.
Principles & Values
   Elizabeth Dole: Has spent time in all 100 counties while Senator.
   Kay Hagan: North Carolina needs a work horse, not a show horse.
   Elizabeth Dole: Broad experience in Washington & major-league clout.
Tax Reform
   Elizabeth Dole: Sales tax, income tax, food tax, liquor tax: itís too much.
War & Peace
   Elizabeth Dole: Precipitous Iraq withdrawal leads to further instability.
   Kay Hagan: End the war in Iraq with a diplomatic surge.
   Elizabeth Dole: Mistakes were made, but no precipitous withdrawal from Iraq.
   Kay Hagan: The Iraq war had not made the U.S. safer.

The above quotations are from 2008 North Carolina Senate Debate between Elizabeth Dole and Kay Hagan.

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