BURBANK, Calif. — Republican presidential candidate George W. Bush (L) and his wife Laura hold hands during a campaign rally, Oct. 30, 2000, as Sen. John McCain and wife Cindy look on. California is one of the most important voting states in the nation and one which is leaning toward rival Al Gore. Bush and Gore are in the closest race for the presidency in decades. (Photo by David McNew/Newsmakers)
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