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Presidential hopefuls a hot ticket for graduation speeches

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Sen. Hillary Clinton, D-N.Y., is the 2007 commencement speaker at Wilberforce University in Ohio. (Hillary Clinton for President)

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Sen. Barack Obama, D-Ill., is the 2007 commencement speaker at Southern New Hampshire University in New Hampshire. (Michael Millhollin)

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Sen. John Edwards, D.-N.C., is the 2007 commencement speaker at New England College in New Hampshire. (Michael Millhollin)

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Rudy Giuliani, R-N.Y., is the 2007 commencement speaker at The Citadel, a military college in South Carolina. (Michael Millhollin)

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Mitt Romney, R-MA, is the 2007 commencement speaker at Regent University in Virginia. (Michael Millhollin)

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Sen. John McCain, R.-Ariz., is the 2007 commencement speaker at the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy in New York. (Michael Millhollin)

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Graduates of New England College march on graduation day 2006. Sen. John Edwards, D.-N.C., is the 2007 commencement speaker at New England College in New Hampshire. (Louis Foisy)

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A New England College graduate dons a cap with a personal touch on graduation day 2006. Sen. John Edwards, D.-N.C., is the 2007 commencement speaker at New England College in New Hampshire. (Louis Foisy)

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Cadet Zack Bryant tosses his hat on graduation day 2006 at The Citadel, a military college in South Carolina. The 2007 commencement speaker at The Citadel is Rudy Giuliani, R-N.Y. (Russell K. Pace)

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In the run-up to the 2008 presidential elections, White House hopefuls are a hot ticket at graduations.


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