CNN "Rock The Vote" Democratic Debate (targeted at young voters), Faneuil Hall, Boston, Nov. 5, 2003
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Budget & Economy|
Joseph Lieberman: 7.2% GDP growth isnít a recovery without job creation.
Al Sharpton: Deanís Confederate flag comment stereotypes Southern Whites.
Carol Moseley-Braun: Continue to fight for gay rights.
Carol Moseley-Braun: Get past the racist strategy that Republican foisted upon.
Dennis Kucinich: Allow gays and lesbians to marry.
Howard Dean: Stop being divided by race: reach out to white southerners.
Howard Dean: Reach out to every American, even Southern white males.
Howard Dean: Make no apologies for reaching out to poor Southern whites.
Howard Dean: Gays deserve equal rights under the law.
John Edwards: Most southerners donít drive around with Confederate flags.
John Kerry: For partnership rights and civil union.
Joseph Lieberman: Sunset the Patriot Act.
Wesley Clark: Equal opportunity for homosexuals in armed forces.
Wesley Clark: ďDonít ask, donít tellĒ needs to be reviewed.
Wesley Clark: Gays deserve the same rights as everyone else.
Joseph Lieberman: Broad-based sexual education is important.
Dennis Kucinich: Affirm intention to work with the world community.
Howard Dean: Let the UN handle the Iraq situation.
John Edwards: Bring UN, allies and friends to Iraq.
Wesley Clark: Embargoes donít work in Cuba or other dictatorships.
Howard Dean: Background checks for gun shows.
John Kerry: Democratic Party shouldnít be for the NRA.
Al Sharpton: Submit to a world body to combat the terrorists.
Carol Moseley-Braun: Leave the Iraqis the same as we found them.
John Kerry: Make certain the veterans have benefits.
Joseph Lieberman: Go back to the UN and negotiate about Iraq.
Wesley Clark: Armed forces are better with a volunteer force.
Al Sharpton: Spend $250 billion in 5 years to create jobs.
Carol Moseley-Braun: AmeriCorps is important, as public service for young people.
Dennis Kucinich: Cancel tax cuts for the rich.
John Edwards: Help bring jobs to where they are most needed.
The above quotations are from CNN "Rock The Vote" Democratic Debate (targeted at young voters), Faneuil Hall, Boston, Nov. 5, 2003.
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