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Democratic National Convention 2012: Department Of Homeland Security Begins Preparations

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DEMOCRATIC NATIONAL CONVENTION 2012
President Barack Obama will speak to more than 30,000 delegates at the 2012 Democratic National Convention. | AP

With the first in the South primary next door in South Carolina, it was inevitable that Michele Bachmann would head this way after her first-place finish in the Iowa straw poll of Republican hopefuls. She scheduled a fund-raiser this week in Charlotte and (along with Rick Perry, who announced his presidential bid in Charleston) planned appearances in South Carolina.

But preparations for the DNC 2012 in Charlotte didn’t stop.

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