Comes from a mother whose son, a vet, fears going back to the region, in Iran.

Biden answers solemnly, mentions Lieberman-Kyl... Clinton says the vote was part of her carrot-and-stick approach....Edwards gets the audience to gasp when he points out that Bush Admin. called Iran a profilerator of WMDS... that line also gets gasps on the campaign trail... and then very hearty applause...and nods from the mothers. A key moment tonight for Edwards.... Obama..the next president needs to exercise bold diplomacy....

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