Debate for US Senator from Illinois (Obama, Keyes)

YOUTUBE — In 2004, Alan Keyes and Barack Obama went head to head in a classic debate over Americans’ constitutional liberties vs. progressive control of their lives by government – a debate that offered a preview of what later defined Obama’s legacy as president. The occasion was the Keyes-Obama contest for the open U.S. Senate seat from Illinois. Dr. Keyes was recruited by the state GOP after the Republican nominee dropped out with three months to go…. (more)