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Democratic Convention To Walmart: Thanks But No Thanks | Dave Jamieson | Posted 05.07.2012 | Politics

Facing pressure from Walmart opponents, the host committee for the Democratic National Convention is returning $50,000 worth of gift cards donated to ...

MediaBizBuzz on Democrats, Republicans, Gustav and Ike

Jerry Weinstein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Jerry Weinstein

Click for News, Photos and all the links to major press coverage of the Republican Convention and for the Democratic reaction. This past week could ha...

Palin Deflates Obama's Bounce (With Reply to Readers)

Ari Melber | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Ari Melber

With the announcement of Palin, people were not thinking about Obama anymore. CNN's new poll, like Gallup, shows no bounce for Obama.

New Obama Ad Rebuts Palin Pick

Ari Melber | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Ari Melber

From The Nation. The Obama campaign released a new, national cable ad on Saturday responding to John McCain's decision to tap Sarah Palin as his runn...

Obama Makes Another Surprise Denver Pop-In

Ari Melber | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Ari Melber

For the first time last night, Bill Clinton wrapped his legacy around Obama, linking their mutual quest to beat attacks on experience and a quaint faith in the power of hope.

Who's That FOX?

David Goldstein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
David Goldstein

Every wonder how FOX News host Megyn Kelly manages to provide such insightful commentary? Clearly, it's the endless hours of preparation.

Obama's Clinton Bounce in Denver

Ari Melber | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Ari Melber

Hillary's convention speech definitely fell short on detailing a personal case for Obama as the right person for the job. That's the core issue for the remaining voters.

Democratic Convention Interfaith Sunday

Mayhill Fowler | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Mayhill Fowler

Forget their specific callings, however -- these men and women of the cloth sure can preach. The two-hour event is almost an embarrassment of riches.

A Historical Perspective On Divided Democratic Conventions

Chris Weigant | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Chris Weigant

Don't buy into the media narrative that this is some sort of "divided party" -- because today's Democrats aren't. All true Democrats are pulling hard to defeat the legacy of George W. Bush.

Minutemen in Denver Draw Independent Candidates and Protesters

Dawn Teo | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Dawn Teo

Minuteman Civil Defense Corps held a rally in Denver on Monday to protest the immigration policies of the two major party presidential candidates. The...

Big Tent Tour: Inside Blogger DNC Headquarters (And Spa)

Kelly Nuxoll | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Kelly Nuxoll

Given the number of people clamoring for passes, the Big Tent would seem to be the main event this week and the Pepsi Center the sideshow -- another indication that the center of power has shifted from the establishment to grassroots and online activists.

Denver Vlogging For Democracy

Craig Newmark | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Craig Newmark

The big reason I'm here is to stand up for participatory democracy. This election marks the serious beginning of a shift from big-money governance to networked governance.

Denver Report: Officials Ramp Up Security For Convention, Ban Buckets Of Feces

Gregory Daurer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Gregory Daurer

The Convention has been designated a National Special Security Event. Security costs will run upwards of $50 million -- and don't even think about carrying around a bucket of feces and urine!

Slouching From Bayh -- The Anti-Draft's Impact

Ari Melber | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Ari Melber

In a few days, the nascent anti-draft to stop Evan Bayh upended the national discussion of the senator as a leading VP option for Barack Obama.

The Calm Before The Storm

Gregory Daurer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Gregory Daurer

Gregory Daurer is one of the first to submit photos from the Mile-High city in waiting. Sign up here to join the OffTheBus Democratic Convention Cover...

The Conventions: More Than Spectacle

Henry Miller | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Henry Miller

The current vitality of the conventions stems from their successful transformation from deliberative bodies into television studios, with large in-house audiences.

Thanks for Calling the DNCC, How May I Direct Your Call?

Katie Lewallen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Katie Lewallen

Things are heating up over at the Democratic National Convention Committee headquarters,which has been absolutely flooded with calls. 2008-08-11-lewallenpull.jpg

Inside the DNCC: Expanding the Convention's Online Reach

Aaron Myers | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Aaron Myers

2008-08-01-videopulldncc.jpgHere's how you can stay up-to-date with the DNCC through the latest technology, and even follow reports from some of your favorite online news sources.

Inside The DNCC

Sky Gallegos | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Sky Gallegos

2008-07-27-dncc.jpg I've been working for more than a year now to help plan the Convention in my hometown of Denver.

Friday Talking Points [40] -- Obama Shines, McCain Whines

Chris Weigant | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Chris Weigant

Be careful what you wish for, John. That seems to be the message of the week for Senator John McCain. He took some campaign consultant's idea a few w...

Police Stocking Up On 'Non-Lethal' Rifles Before DNC

Colorado Independent | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The Denver Police Department has bought high-powered pepper ball rifles just in time for the Democratic National Convention in August, according to a ...