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John Conyers Discusses Pressure Facing Obama

John Wellington Ennis | Posted 11.06.2012 | Politics
John Wellington Ennis

Where the conventions were once a confluence of ideas, it's no secret they have come to strive for spectacle, turning earnest debates for improving th...

Michael McAuliff

Coburn: RNC, DNC Should Return Taxpayers' Money For Conventions | Michael McAuliff | Posted 05.17.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- If politicians are so worked up over lavish conventions funded by taxpayers, the two major parties should give back more than $35 millio...

Bank Of America Stadium Could Be New Home To DNC Convention

Bloomberg | Hans Nichols | Posted 03.12.2012 | Politics

President Barack Obama's re-election campaign is considering moving the final day of the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte, North Carolina, ...

Jason Cherkis

'Ground Zero' For Protests: Charlotte Officials Move To Ban Occupy For Democratic National Convention | Jason Cherkis | Posted 12.09.2011 | Politics

CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- When the Democratic National Committee picked Charlotte to host its September 2012 convention, city leaders saw it as a boost to th...

Md. Democratic Superdelegate Scouts Out DNC Site

The Huffington Post | Posted 12.12.2011 | DC

WASHINGTON -- For Maryland Democratic Party chair Yvette Lewis, scouting out hotels and conference sites for next year's Democratic National Conventio...

Dems Makes Bipartisan Committee Picks For 2012 National Convention

Creative Loafing | Mary C. Curtis | Posted 11.28.2011 | Politics

With visions of economic gain and a burnished international profile, the city of Charlotte is graciously extending a bipartisan business welcome to th...