Will the Next Presidential Candidates Please Stand Up

David Jones
Published: Wednesday, 08/01/2007 12:00 am EDT

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The 2008 U.S. presidential election is the Democrats' to lose. Not that parties haven't managed to snatch defeat from the jaws of victory in the past, but a variety of historical, political, and cultural circumstances play heavily against the Republican Party.

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