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2007 Iowa Brown & Black Presidential Forum, moderated by NPR, and broadcast on HDNet, from Des Moines, Iowa, Dec. 1, 2007


 OnTheIssues.org excerpts:  (click on issues for details)
Budget & Economy
    Bill Richardson: Balanced Budget Amendment to address $9 trillion debt.
    Chris Dodd: People of color lured into sub prime lending.
Corporations
    Chris Dodd: Bankruptcy Reform Act hurt working class families.
    John Edwards: I was wrong to vote for Bankruptcy Reform Act.
Crime
    Barack Obama: Lack of enforcement sets tone for more hate crimes.
    Hillary Clinton: Address the unacceptable increase in incarceration.
    Joe Biden: Bush is impediment to hate crimes legislation.
Drugs
    Chris Dodd: Reduce sentencing disparity for crack cocaine retroactively.
    Dennis Kucinich: Reduce sentencing disparity for crack cocaine retroactively.
    Hillary Clinton: Reduce sentencing disparity for crack, but not retroactively.
    John Edwards: Reduce sentencing disparity for crack cocaine retroactively.
Education
    Bill Richardson: $60 billion plan to make American education #1 in world.
Families & Children
    Barack Obama: Restore dream of making children’s lives better than parents.
Government Reform
    Dennis Kucinich: 14th and 15th Amendment are being shredded.
Health Care
    Barack Obama: Being poor in this country is hazardous to your health.
    Hillary Clinton: Pledges to support $50B for AIDS relief in US and world.
Homeland Security
    Barack Obama: Give 18-year-old women opportunity to serve.
    Bill Richardson: 2 years of college tuition for 1 year of national service.
    Chris Dodd: Strong advocate of universal national service.
    Dennis Kucinich: National service yes; military draft no.
    Hillary Clinton: Examine registering 18-year-old women for selective service.
    Joe Biden: Universal national service, in military or Peace Corps.
    John Edwards: I think we need a president who asks Americans to sacrifice.
Immigration
    Hillary Clinton: Crack down on employers who exploit undocumented workers.
    Joe Biden: Americans will do any job if you pay them properly.
    John Edwards: End immigrant raids that separate parents from children.
Jobs
    John Edwards: We need a president who’s willing to say the word “union”.
Principles & Values
    Barack Obama: If you join me I promise you we can change America.
    Hillary Clinton: Running to continue work I’ve done for 35 years.
War & Peace
    Joe Biden: Iraq war is sucking up a $150B a year.
Welfare & Poverty
    Dennis Kucinich: Address poverty with full employment economy & social reform.
    Hillary Clinton: Partner with faith based community in empowerment zones.


The above quotations are from 2007 Iowa Brown & Black Presidential Forum, moderated by NPR, and broadcast on HDNet, from Des Moines, Iowa, Dec. 1, 2007.

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