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COGAM - Debates
... COGAM has been present in all the debates and demands regarding to LGBT's rights ... Its actions and statements have often caused controversy in conservative media, as its criticism to the Vatican or its campaign in favor of the renunciation of the Catholic faith ...
Country First - Campaign Developments 2007 - "Living Off The Land"
... for expenses to be greatly cut and for McCain to take advantage of free media such as debates and sponsored events ... and primary states, instead of trying to run a nationally-scoped effort, would try to "win debates and outperform other candidates," and thereby regain momentum and ... Fred Thompson's entry into the race in early September the focus in debates over battles between Rudy Giuliani and Mitt Romney and the discussion over the impact of ...
Latvian Parliamentary Election, 2010 - Pre-election Debates
... Numerous televised debates took place prior to the election ... In all, seven debates took place on the LNT Channel, five of these were held on a regional basis and all involved parties which were polling 2% or above in opinion ... A total of eleven debates took place on the LTV Channel, five of which were held on a regional basis, with one debate between the Prime Ministerial candidates and a further ...
Connecticut Gubernatorial Election, 2010 - General Election - Debates
... participated in the first gubernatorial debate of the 2010 race, a 50-minute, non-televised forum on education concerns in Hartford ... In the debate, Foley stated that jobs and education would be his top priorities if elected governor, that more spending is not the solution to solve education-related problems, and that Malloy has "support the status ... Foley and Malloy met again two days later, on October 1, for a debate in Greenwich sponsored by the Greenwich, Stamford, and Norwalk chambers of commerce ...
Societal Views On Patents
... and trade organizations have held differing views on patents and engaged in contentious debates on the subject ... Critical perspectives emerged in the nineteenth century, and recent debates have discussed the merits and faults of software patents and biological patents ... These debates are part of a larger discourse on intellectual property protection which also reflects differing perspectives on copyright ...

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    The debates of that great assembly are frequently vague and perplexed, seeming to be dragged rather than to march, to the intended goal. Something of this sort must, I think, always happen in public democratic assemblies.
    Alexis de Tocqueville (1805–1859)