[Politico] The results are in and the 2012 Democratic National Convention was the largest event in Charlotte, N.C.’s history. The September event — at which, President Barack Obama officially accepted his party’s nomination for reelection — had an economic impact of $163.6 million for the Read More
[ABC News] President Barack Obama addresses Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney and other issues during his speech at 2012 Democratic National Convention (DNC)
Below is the official transcript of the speech President Barack Obama gave at the 2012 Democratic National Convention on Thursday, September 6, 2012 in Charlotte, NC. Michelle, I love you. The other night, I think the entire country saw just how lucky I am. Malia Read More
[Politico] CHARLOTTE, N.C. — The Republican Party may have featured women like Ann Romney and former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice in prime slots at its convention in Tampa last week, but that was just “pandering” and “disingenuous,” according to Debra Lee, chairwoman and CEO Read More
Below is the entire transcript of former President Bill Clinton’s speech at the 2012 Democratic National Convention (DNC) on Wednesday, September 5, 2012 in Charlotte, NC. As prepared for delivery — We’re here to nominate a President, and I’ve got one in mind. I want Read More
[ABC News] The video of First Lady Michelle Obama’s 2012 Democratic National Convention speech from Wednesday, September 4, 2012 in Charlotte. The speech was met with gracious and resounding remarks. Unfortunately your browser does not support IFrames.
[Politico] First Lady Michelle Obama garnered nearly double the tweets-per-minute during her speech than GOP presidential nominee Mitt Romney. Obama’s speech Tuesday night at the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte peaked at 28,003 tweets per minute while Romney’s peaked at 14,289 TPM, according to Twitter. Read More