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John Edwards is an American politician, first as a one-term U.S. Senator from North Carolina, then the Democratic nominee for Vice President in 2004, and currently a candidate for the Democratic nomination in the 2008 Presidential election.

Edwards was born on June 10, 1953 to Wallace Reid Edwards and Catharine Juanita "Bobbie" Wade in Seneca, South Carolina. The family moved several times during Edwards' childhood, eventually settling in Robbins, North Carolina. A football star in high school, Edwards was the first person in his family to attend college. Edwards graduated with high honors earning a bachelor's degree in textile technology in 1974, and later earned his Juris Doctor from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (UNC) with honors. After law school, The Edwards family returned to North Carolina in 1981, settling in the capital of Raleigh where he joined the firm of Tharrington, Smith & Hargrove.

Edwards won election to the U.S. Senate in 1998 as a Democrat against incumbent Republican Senator Lauch Faircloth and served until 2004. After withdrawing from the U.S. Presidential race in 2004, front runner John Kerry announced Edwards as his running mate for Vice President. The decision was widely hailed in public opinion polls and by Democratic leaders. Though many Democrats supported Edwards' nomination, others criticized the selection for Edwards' perceived lack of experience. The democratic ticket lost to the incumbent Bush administration in the 2004 presidential elections.

On December 28, 2006, John Edwards officially announced his candidacy for President in the 2008 election from the yard of a home in New Orleans, Louisiana that was being rebuilt after it was destroyed by Hurricane Katrina. Edwards has stated that his main goals are eliminating poverty, fighting global warming, providing universal health care, and withdrawing troops from Iraq.

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The Vice Presidential debate between Republican incumbent Vice President Dick Cheney and Democratic challenger Senator John Edwards.

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The 2008 Democratic Presidential Debates are political debates prior to the 2008 Democratic Primaries.

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Senator John Edwards, in conversation with Google VP, Elliot Schrage, as part of the Candidates@Google series.

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From the popular former senator and 2008 presidential hopeful comes an inspiring mosaic on the meaning of home and how it collectively defines us as a nation.

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Over 350 videos featuring John Edwards and his campaign.

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As part of an ongoing series of in-depth interviews with presidential candidates, former Sen. John Edwards, D-N.C. explains his views on the Iraq war, the status of the middle class in America, and running for president for a second time.

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Here in the Media section, you can watch Senator Edwards' latest TV appearance, listen to his radio interviews and download the latest podcast.

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