Eight Democrats participate in the party's first presidential debate for the 2008 election at South Carolina State University in Orangeburg on Thursday. From left: New Mexico Gov. Bill Richardson, Sen. Chris Dodd, D-Conn., former North Carolina Sen. John Edwards, Sen. Joe Biden D-Del., Sen. Barack Obama, D-Ill., Sen. Hillary Rodham Clinton, D-N.Y., Rep. Dennis Kucinich, D-Ohio, and Mike Gravel, former U.S. senator from Alaska. NBC's Brian Williams, right, moderates.
Eight Democrats participate in the party's first presidential debate for the 2008 election at South Carolina State University in Orangeburg on Thursday. From left: New Mexico Gov. Bill Richardson, Sen. Chris Dodd, D-Conn., former North Carolina Sen. John Edwards, Sen. Joe Biden D-Del., Sen. Barack Obama, D-Ill., Sen. Hillary Rodham Clinton, D-N.Y., Rep. Dennis Kucinich, D-Ohio, and Mike Gravel, former U.S. senator from Alaska. NBC's Brian Williams, right, moderates.
Eight Democrats participate in the party's first presidential debate for the 2008 election at South Carolina State University in Orangeburg on Thursday. From left: New Mexico Gov. Bill Richardson, Sen. Chris Dodd, D-Conn., former North Carolina Sen. John Edwards, Sen. Joe Biden D-Del., Sen. Barack Obama, D-Ill., Sen. Hillary Rodham Clinton, D-N.Y., Rep. Dennis Kucinich, D-Ohio, and Mike Gravel, former U.S. senator from Alaska. NBC's Brian Williams, right, moderates.

Democrats spar in S.C.

April 27, 2007 6:03 AM