The Candidates: Rep. Dennis Kucinich As Cleveland's mayor in 1978, Rep. Dennis Kucinich saw his city plunge into financial default. The Ohio Democrat tells NPR's Bob Edwards that event, triggered by his refusal to privatize the municipal electric system, shows he's politically courageous enough to be president. Hear an extended interview.
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The Candidates: Rep. Dennis Kucinich

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The Candidates: Rep. Dennis Kucinich

The Candidates: Rep. Dennis Kucinich

The Candidates: Rep. Dennis Kucinich

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As Cleveland's mayor in 1978, Rep. Dennis Kucinich saw his city plunge into financial default. The Ohio Democrat tells NPR's Bob Edwards that event, triggered by his refusal to privatize the municipal electric system, shows he's politically courageous enough to be president. Hear an extended interview.

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