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Dem 'Mistake' Draws Strong Criticism

AP | LAURIE KELLMAN | Posted 11.06.2012 | Politics

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — One of President Barack Obama's top allies said Thursday that Democrats made a mistake when they omitted from the party platf...

Clinton Hugs Obama On Stage Following Democratic Convention Speech

Posted 09.06.2012 | Politics

By BEN FELLER, ASSOCIATED PRESS CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Barack Obama and Bill Clinton sealed their political alliance with a bow and a bear hug. It ...

Bill Clinton's Stunning Jobs Claim At DNC Actually True

The Huffington Post | Bonnie Kavoussi | Posted 09.06.2012 | Business

Former U.S. President Bill Clinton highlighted a stunning fact during his speech at the Democratic National Convention on Wednesday: Democratic presid...

A Democratic Chorus of "No" Rejects Mention of Jerusalem in Platform

Rabbi Shmuley Boteach | Posted 11.06.2012 | Politics
Rabbi Shmuley Boteach

My feelings are that some of my Democratic brothers and sisters are losing their will to fight evil and choosing moral equivalency instead. It is not just Israel that seems to evoke the Democratic Party's disdain.

PHOTOS: Obama Buttons For Very Specific Groups

Posted 09.06.2012 | Comedy

Unofficial campaign swag has popped up around the DNC this week: "Hipsters for Obama," "Once You Go Black You Don't Go Back," and so on. While Obama's...

Michelangelo Signorile

Barney Frank Previews Tonight's DNC Speech, Talks Romney, Log Cabin Republicans

HuffingtonPost.com | Michelangelo Signorile | Posted 09.06.2012 | Gay Voices

At the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte on Wednesday night, newly married Congressman Barney Frank said he and his husband have been warmly...

'He's F*cking Iron Man Now?'

Posted 09.06.2012 | Comedy

On Wednesday night's "Daily Show," Jon Stewart was pretty amused by the Democrats' attitude thus far during the DNC. Over the first two days, the part...

CAPTION CONTEST: Clinton Bows To Obama

Posted 09.06.2012 | Politics

Former President Bill Clinton gave a rousing speech Wednesday night at the Democratic National Convention. Following the speech, President Barack Obam...

Eva Longoria Knocks Clint Eastwood

The Huffington Post | Kia Makarechi | Posted 09.06.2012 | Entertainment

Eva Longoria is among the most politically involved celebrities this election cycle. The actress is a longtime advocate for Latino rights and serves a...

Clinton's Speech Has People Buzzing About Someone Else

AP | BETH FOUHY | Posted 11.06.2012 | Politics

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Former President Bill Clinton's speech to the Democratic convention served as a high-energy validation of President Barack Oba...

WATCH: Bill Clinton's Best Zingers

Posted 09.06.2012 | Politics

Bill Clinton drew no shortage of laughs with his speech to the Democratic National Convention on Wednesday night. HuffPost's Ryan Grim and Jon War...

LIVE UPDATES: All Eyes On Obama On Final Day Of Democratic Convention

Posted 09.07.2012 | Politics

Former president Bill Clinton brought the house down on Wednesday night at the Democratic National Convention, and now all eyes turn to Barack Obama. ...

Former Treasury Secretary Falls Into Swimming Pool

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grim | Posted 09.06.2012 | Politics

CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Bob Rubin, the Treasury secretary during Bill Clinton's presidency, tumbled into a Ritz-Carlton hotel pool Wednesday around 8 p.m. ...

Ryan Grim

Bill Clinton Asks Undecided Voters To Give Obama Another Chance

HuffingtonPost.com | Ryan Grim | Posted 09.06.2012 | Politics

CHARLOTTE, N.C. -– Bill Clinton made the nation a big promise Wednesday night, pledging to those still struggling that their economic fortunes will ...

Sam Stein

GOP Strategist: 'This Convention Is Over'

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 09.06.2012 | Media

CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Former President Bill Clinton's speech on Wednesday night was a tour de force that exhibited his best qualities as an easily relata...

Arthur Delaney

Bill Clinton Convention Speech Defends Obama From Welfare Attacks

HuffingtonPost.com | Arthur Delaney | Posted 09.06.2012 | Politics

CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- In his Wednesday night address to the Democratic National Convention, former president Bill Clinton defended President Barack Obama...

Read Bill Clinton's Democratic National Convention Speech

Posted 09.05.2012 | Politics

Bill Clinton delivered his speech at the Democratic National Convention on Wednesday night. Below, the former president's remarks as prepared for d...

Bill Clinton Commands Spotlight With Democratic National Convention Speech

Posted 09.05.2012 | Politics

By DAVID ESPO, ASSOCIATED PRESS CHARLOTTE, N.C. — President Barack Obama inherited a wreck of an economy, "put a floor under the crash" and laid ...

Dave Jamieson

Romney Attacked At DNC For Auto Bailout Stance

HuffingtonPost.com | Dave Jamieson | Posted 09.05.2012 | Politics

CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Addressing the Democratic National Convention Wednesday night, the head of the nation's leading auto workers union praised Presiden...

Read Elizabeth Warren's DNC Speech

Posted 09.06.2012 | Politics

Democratic Senate candidate Elizabeth Warren drew cheers from the crowd with her speech at the Democratic National Convention on Wednesday night. W...

Ryan Grim

Elizabeth Warren: 'The System Is Rigged'

HuffingtonPost.com | Ryan Grim | Posted 09.06.2012 | Politics

CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- In the fall of 2008, two weeks after Election Day, Harry Reid picked up the phone and called Elizabeth Warren, a little-known law p...

Laura Bassett

Sandra Fluke Criticizes Romney In Democratic Convention Speech

HuffingtonPost.com | Laura Bassett | Posted 09.06.2012 | Politics

Sandra Fluke, the former Georgetown Law student whom Rush Limbaugh called a "slut" because she advocates for contraception coverage, criticized Republ...

FULL TEXT: Read Sandra Fluke's Democratic National Convention Speech

Posted 09.05.2012 | Politics

Sandra Fluke delivered her speech to the Democratic National Convention on Wednesday night. Below, the Georgetown University law student's remarks ...

California Attorney General Touts Controversial Bank Settlement In DNC Speech

The Huffington Post | Arthur Delaney | Posted 09.06.2012 | Politics

CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- California Attorney General Kamala Harris said in her Wednesday speech at the Democratic National Convention that the $25 billion s...

Elise Foley

Benita Veliz Speech Marks First Remarks From DREAMer At Democratic National Convention

HuffingtonPost.com | Elise Foley | Posted 09.06.2012 | Politics

Three months after President Barack Obama announced some undocumented young people would be granted work authorization and deportation reprieve, Democ...