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Kirk, Giannoulias kick off Illinois Senate campaigns. Video

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Here are videos from FoxNews Chicago from the kick-offs of the campaigns of 2010 Illinois Senate hopefuls, Republican Mark Kirk and Democrat Alexi Gianoulias.

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The Borgen Project has some good info on the cost of addressing global poverty.

$30 billion: Annual shortfall to end world hunger.
$550 billion: U.S. Defense budget.

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