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  • Candidate profile: John Edwards

    By Ron Kampeas

    January 31, 2008 | 7:00 pm

    In 2004, John Edwards lost the Democratic presidential nomination because he was considered a foreign policy lightweight. He won the vice presidential slot because his social policies had depth.

    Four years later, Edwards' social and domestic positions remain pretty much the same --...
  • Candidate profile: Ron Paul

    By Beth Young

    January 31, 2008 | 7:00 pm

    Jim Perry, a 22-year-old Libertarian, made a name for himself in college when, shortly after moving to New Hampshire to live free or die, he strapped a gun to his side and marched into a local Borders book store and proceeded to rip up a copy of his Massachusetts income tax return.
  • Why we back Hillary Clinton

    By Susie Stern

    January 31, 2008 | 7:00 pm

    In February 2002, after 9/11 and during the worst of the second intifada, very few visitors were coming to Israel. One who did was Hillary Clinton.

    Visiting Magen David Adom, she met an Israeli soldier in his early 20s named Natan, an Ethiopian Jew who had jumped on a terrorist...
  • Mitt’s the one

    By Mark Paredes

    January 31, 2008 | 7:00 pm

    Like many voters, I am thrilled that viable candidates this year include a Mormon, a biracial man, and a woman.

    Full disclosure: I'm a Mormon. Who's biracial. And loves women.

    Needless to say, it's been an interesting campaign season for me thus far. While sifting through the...