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April 14 2006 12:00 AM ET

Sen. Tom Coburn isn't exactly a darling of AIDS activists. The right-wing Oklahoma physician opposed condom distribution programs while cochair of the President's Advisory Council on HIV and AIDS, and he favors abstinence education and claims homosexuality is morally wrong. He won election to the Senate in 2004'despite having to defend charges that he sterilized a female patient without her consent.

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