Webb The Only Democrat To Say All Lives Matter At Debate [VIDEO]

Christian Datoc Senior White House Correspondent
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Former Virginia Sen. Jim Webb was the only candidate at CNN’s Democratic Debate to state that “all lives matter” when the group was asked on Tuesday night.

The question: “Do black lives matter, or do all lives matter?”

WEBB: As a president of the United States, every life in the country matters. At the same time, I believe I can say to you that I have a long history of working with the situation of African-Americans … I risked my political life raising the issue of criminal justice reform … I had political consultants telling me I was committing political suicide. We led that issue in the Congress. We started a national debate on it, and it wasn’t until then that the Republican Party started talking about it.

Webb was the only candidate on stage to take that position.

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