Busloads of Students Came to See History
Young, old, political professionals, novices, lookers, askers, and fifth graders came to be a part of history. Columbus, Kentucky hosted almost two thousand visitors who came to take the measure of a presidential candidate. And John Edwards came to fulfill a promise and to give hope to rural America.
Voters Came to Hear a Democrat
People came from miles around to hear a Democratic candidate for president. In the middle of the day. During a work week. The voters were here.
Where were the Democratic candidates for statewide office?
Jade Florence, a fifth grader at Hickman County Elementary School, came to Columbus with her history class to see her first presidential candidate up close and personal. She had a question to ask him.
Shawn Dixon came home from New York to introduce Senator John Edwards at Columbus Event