(This is in reference to sparks' diary post at http://www.dailykos.com/?op=displaystory;sid=2003/11/7/7120/72110
. DailyKOS wouldn't let me post a comment there.)
From the video posted up on CSPAN.org
(Presidential Candidates Forum on Women's Issues, at approximately 1:07 into the video), in response to a question about stem cell research:
"I think we ought to have therapeutic cloning but not embryonic cloning. I think we ought to have nuclear transfers and I think we ought to regulate carefully what we do. But the fact is....
I'll give you a little story that ought to warm your heart a little bit. My brother has a diabetic son. He is an independent who leans a little Republican because he's a business person. He will never vote for a Republican for the rest of his life because of what George Bush did [regarding stem cell research]."
The topic had nothing to do with business and everything to do with stem cell research.