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2004 US Presidential Election
January 27, 2004
Kerry | Kerry Speech Simulblog

OK … posting it as it happens … forgive the typos (we’ll see how much it varies from the stump):

  • Opens with: “I love New Hampshire … and … and I love Iowa, too. And I hope with your help, to have the blessings and the opportunity to love a lot of other states in the days to come.”
  • “I have spent my whole life fighting for what I think is right and against powerful special interests … and I have just begun to fight.”

(Bring it on chant breaks out.)

  • “I have a message for the influence peddlers … big oil … special interests that now call the White House home: We’re coming, you’re going, and don’t let the door hit you on the way out.”
  • “This victory also belongs to the veterans who marched with us.”
  • “I depended on the same band of brothers that I depended on 30 years ago … we’re a little older, and a little grayer … but I’ll tell you this: We still know how to fight for our country … I pledge that those who wear the uniform of the United States of America will have a voice and a champion in the Oval Office.”
  • “Together we can lift our country up, up to the America that all of us know we can become. So stand with me.”

… and now FOX breaks to Edwards …



Posted by Alan at January 27, 2004 09:33 PM | TrackBack
Comments

Yup, I just love this guy…just another man of the people, railing against the “special interests” and the like, with his wife, Teresa Heinz Kerry, married to her 2nd US Senator with a humongous (several hundred million) inheritance from the first, innocently at his side. And there’s his good ol’ buddy, Teddy Chappaquidick. They are sooo righteous and moral. I’m gonna throw up.

Posted by: TomTom at January 27, 2004 10:53 PM

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