United States Elections 2008
Candidates Democrats

Hillary Rodham Clinton (1947)

The former first lady is now in her second term as the junior senator from New York.
More information about Clinton | Official Website Hillary Clinton

Barack Obama (1961)

The former lawyer and state senator won a U.S. Senate seat in Illinois in 2004. More information about Obama | Official Website Barack Obama

John Edwards (1953)

The former U.S. senator from North Carolina was the Democratic 2004 vice presidential candidate.
More information about Edwards | Official Website John Edwards

Dennis Kucinich (1946)

Kucinich represents an Ohio district in the U.S. House and also ran for the '04 Democratic presidential nomination.
Official Website Dennis Kucinich

Bill Richardson (1947)

The New Mexico governor has also served in the U.S. House and as U.N. ambassador and U.S. energy secretary. Official Website John Bill Richardson

Mike Gravel (1930)

The former U.S. senator from Alaska now heads up a non-profit firm promoting civics and education.
Official Website Mike Gravel