Democratic National Convention
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Wilmington campaign volunteers say Obama speech change is a good thing
Submitted by Marissa Jasek on Thu, 09/06/2012 - 1:57pm.

video 65,000 people with community credentials, who planned to watch the president's speech in person Thursday will have to cancel their trip to the Queen City because of possible inclement weather.

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DNC Day 2: Delegates, celebrities react to decision to move Obama speech
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 09/06/2012 - 1:36pm.

video Mixed reaction to news President Obama will accept his party's nomination indoors, rather than at Bank of America Stadium.

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Clinton nominates Obama for president
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Wed, 09/05/2012 - 9:51pm.

Former President Bill Clinton has formally nominated President Barack Obama to be the Democratic Party's candidate in the next presidential election.

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Democrats move Obama speech inside because of weather; Republicans not so sure
Submitted by Kevin Wuzzardo on Wed, 09/05/2012 - 10:05am.

videoPresident Barack Obama will not talk to a football stadium full of supporters this time around. The Democratic National Convention Committee announced this morning that the president's acceptance speech scheduled for Thursday night at Charlotte's Bank of America Stadium will move indoors because of the threat of severe weather.

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Foxx, Perdue speaking to convention's on 1st day
Submitted by Ashley Jacobs on Tue, 09/04/2012 - 6:37am.

Gov. Beverly Perdue, Charlotte Mayor Anthony Foxx and some elementary school children are among the North Carolina voices taking center stage at the start of the Democratic National Convention.

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Democrats, Republicans come out swinging in fight for NC ahead of convention
Submitted by Kevin Wuzzardo on Mon, 09/03/2012 - 8:22pm.

video An afternoon thunderstorm left a rainbow over uptown Charlotte Monday, but the Democratic National Convention is sure to bring more storms of its own. As Democrats gather to celebrate Barack Obama, the political gamesmanship is underway, especially as both parties battle for this battleground state.

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CarolinaFest welcomes DNC to Charlotte
Submitted by Kevin Wuzzardo on Mon, 09/03/2012 - 4:39pm.

video It was a Labor Day unlike any other in Charlotte. With the Queen City at the center of the political world this week, thousands of people filled the streets of Uptown Charlotte for a special celebration. Meanwhile, the politicking is well underway.

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