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Video: Decision '08  
Turning Point: 2008
Nov. 5: NBC's Tom Brokaw recaps the historic election of America's first black president. Produced by's Kevin Flynn.

  1948: The Elephant Learns a Lesson
Aug. 29: Dewey Republicans enter the TV era behind a baby pachyderm – and a candidate who provides an enduring lesson against overconfidence.

60 years of a televised DNC
Aug. 22: Watch video highlights of the DNC dating back to 1948.
Election A to Z
Do you have questions about the election process? We'll answer them.

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Candidate Brain Trusts
See who is in the inner circles of the campaigns of Republican John McCain and Democrat Barack Obama.

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  Picking the president: The candidates
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