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Democrats Try to Set Themselves Apart in Iowa

Election 2008

Democrats Try to Set Themselves Apart in Iowa

Scott Horsley reports on All Things Considered

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The six leading Democratic presidential candidates met Thursday for the final debate before the Iowa Caucuses Jan. 3. Like the Republican debate Wednesday, this one featured few fireworks.

Sens. Hillary Clinton and Barack Obama along with former Sen. John Edwards are in a very tight race in Iowa, and each highlighted personal attributes to set themselves apart from the crowd.