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Full Transcript: First Presidential Debate|Barack Obama-John McCain|Oxford, MS, September 26, 2008

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Sept. 26, 2008

JIM LEHRER, MODERATOR

LEHRER: Good evening from the Ford Center for the Performing Arts at the University of Mississippi in Oxford. I’m Jim Lehrer of the NewsHour on PBS, and I welcome you to the first of the 2008 presidential debates between the Republican nominee, Senator John McCain of Arizona, and the Democratic nominee, Senator Barack Obama of Illinois. [Read more...]

Full Transcript: Saddleback Presidential Forum, Sen. Barack Obama, John McCain; Moderated by Rick Warren

Saddleback Presidential Candidates Forum

Aired August 16, 2008 – 20:00   ET

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(Transcript from CNN, Anchor John King’s opening cut)

PASTOR RICK WARREN, SADDLEBACK CHURCH: Welcome to the Saddleback Civil Forum on the Presidency. I guess you got my invitation. We’re here in Saddleback Church in Lake Forest, California. Tonight, we’re going to use the interview format with these two candidates. We believe in the separation of church and state, but we do not believe in the separation of faith and politics, because faith is just a world view, and everybody has some kind of world view. It’s important to know what they are. [Read more...]

Full Transcript: Saakashvili on CBS Morning Show

Georgian Leader Interviewed by Harry Smith

HARRY SMITH, co-host: Joining us from Tbilisi, Georgia’s capital city, is the president of Georgia, Mikhail Saakashvili. Good morning, Mr. President.

President MIKHAIL SAAKASHVILI (Georgian President): Good morning, sir.

SMITH: Please tell me what is the situation in your country now? We are hearing conflicting reports about what is happening in Gori. We understand that the Russians are very active even as we speak in that town, not so many miles away from Tbilisi? [Read more...]