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Russell Simmons was never a young voter. The 46-year-old hip-hop tycoon
cast his first vote in a presidential election seven years ago, he says,
at the age of 39.
What would you do now in Iraq? is the question confronting the
Democratic presidential candidates.
CLARIFICATION: In last week's editorial "Dean With a Small 'd,'" we mentioned Dick
Gephardt's refusal to sign a campaign-reform pledge. The pledge, which
strengthens public financing for future elections, is not binding for
the upcoming primaries. Gephardt claims it should be. (11-19-03)
In 2000, George W. Bush won 48 percent of the national vote, against a
combined total of 52 percent for Al Gore and Ralph Nader.
Not only Democrats but many Greens oppose a Nader run in 2004.
Forty-four states in the United States today bar people with mental illnesses from voting.
Nearly 5 million Americans can't vote because of felony convictions.
To gauge the level of hatred entertained by liberals for the Bush
Administration, take a look at the bestseller lists.
A day before the International Committee of the Red Cross announced it
would reduce its presence in Iraq because the country was becoming
increasingly dangerous, President Bush said he would ru
There will be a presidential election in a year, and it will come as no
surprise that we hope Election Night 2004 ends early with the defeat of
George W. Bush.