2004 Democratic Presidential candidates Former Sen. Carolyn Moseley Braun, D-Ill.; former Vermont Gov. Howard Dean; Sen. John Edwards, D-N.C.; Sen. Richard Gephardt, D-Mo.; Sen. Bob Graham, D-Fla.; Sen. John Kerry, D-Mass.; Rep. Dennis Kucinich, D-Ohio; Sen. Joseph Lieberman, D-Conn.; and Rev. Al Sharpton of New York, are seen in thes indated photos. Michigan, a battleground state in past presidential elections, is expected to be every bit as fiercely fought over in 2004. Although the primaries and caucuses don't officially start until next January, the behind-the-scenes shuffling is starting in earnest as the candidates work the state to line up influential supporters, campaign volunteers and those all-important dollars.
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