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  Clark Favors Flag-Burning Amendment
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Last EditedEddie  Nov 12, 2003 07:04am
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News DateTuesday, November 11, 2003 06:00:00 AM UTC0:0
DescriptionBreaking with most of his Democratic rivals, retired Army Gen. Wesley Clark said Tuesday he favors amending the Constitution to ban flag burning.

"I'm in favor of the American flag amendment, but as I travel around the country, what I see is a new spirit of patriotism, and it `goes a long way beyond the American flag," he said.

Among Democratic presidential hopefuls in Congress, Sens. John Kerry, Joe Lieberman and John Edwards have opposed the amendment. Reps. Dick Gephardt and Dennis Kucinich have supported it.
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