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Clinton to Blame Republican for ‘Total Mess’

Posted September 5th, 2012 at 10:15 pm (UTC-5)
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Former U.S. president Bill Clinton is set to take aim at the Republican party when he delivers a key address Wednesday night at the Democratic National Convention. In excerpts of his speech released in advance, Mr. Clinton says the Republicans left the United States and President Barack Obama with a “total mess.” He also says […]

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Clinton to Blame Republican for ‘Total Mess’

Posted September 5th, 2012 at 7:35 pm (UTC-5)
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Former president Bill Clinton is set to take aim at the Republican party when he delivers the keynote address Wednesday night at the Democratic National Convention. In excerpts of his speech released in advance, Mr. Clinton says the Republicans left the United States and President Barack Obama with a “total mess.” He also says electing […]

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Obama Arrives for Democratic Convention

Posted September 5th, 2012 at 4:00 pm (UTC-5)
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U.S. President Barack Obama is in Charlotte, North Carolina for the Democratic National Convention, a gathering of his staunchest supporters he hopes will propel him to re-election to a second term in the White House. Mr. Obama arrived in the southern state Wednesday afternoon. Hours earlier, party officials looked at Thursday’s weather forecast and decided […]

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Weather Threat Prompts Democrats to Move Obama Speech

Posted September 5th, 2012 at 11:35 am (UTC-5)
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Officials at the Democratic National Convention have decided to move President Barack Obama’s acceptance speech indoors because of the threat of severe weather, a problem that plagued Republicans at their convention last week. Convention organizers said that Mr. Obama’s Thursday acceptance speech would take place at the indoor Time Warner Cable Arena because of the […]

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Popular Ex-President Takes Center Stage at Democratic Convention

Posted September 5th, 2012 at 7:15 am (UTC-5)
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Former U.S. President Bill Clinton will take the spotlight at the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte, North Carolina, Wednesday, adding more high-profile support for President Barack Obama’s re-election. Mr. Clinton, the 42nd American president, will formally place the 44th president’s name up for nomination during a nationally televised address. The relationship between the two Democrats […]

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First Lady Testifies to President’s Character at Democratic National Convention Opener

Posted September 4th, 2012 at 11:40 pm (UTC-5)
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U.S. first lady Michelle Obama has told the 2012 Democratic Convention and millions of viewers that she has seen firsthand that being president of the United States has not changed her husband; it has revealed to Americans who he is. “I can honestly say that when it comes to his character, and his conventions, and […]

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First Lady Testifies to President’s Character at Democratic National Convention Opener

Posted September 4th, 2012 at 11:30 pm (UTC-5)
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U.S. first lady Michelle Obama has told the 2012 Democratic Convention and millions of viewers that she has seen firsthand that being president of the United States has not changed her husband; it has revealed to Americans who he is. “I can honestly say that when it comes to his character, and his conventions, and […]

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First Lady to Highlight Democratic Convention Opener

Posted September 4th, 2012 at 10:10 pm (UTC-5)
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U.S. first lady Michelle Obama will be the highlight of the 2012 Democratic Convention’s opening day, as the party aims to give a significant boost to the reelection campaign of President Barack Obama. Party officials say her speech late Tuesday will present a behind-the-scenes look at the Obamas’ life in the White House. In addition, […]

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Democrats Open 2012 Convention in Charlotte

Posted September 4th, 2012 at 5:30 pm (UTC-5)
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The 2012 Democratic Convention is officially underway, aiming to give a significant boost to the reelection campaign of President Barack Obama. Florida Congresswoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz called the convention to order Tuesday in Charlotte, North Carolina, calling it the biggest, most diverse and most open in the party’s long history. “Your participation in this convention […]

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Democrats Ready for 2012 Convention in Charlotte

Posted September 4th, 2012 at 2:05 pm (UTC-5)
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U.S. first lady Michelle Obama is set to make the case for her husband’s re-election Tuesday as Democrats open their national convention to nominate President Barack Obama for a second White House term. Mrs. Obama is the headline speaker on the opening night of the three-day Democratic National Convention in Charlotte, North Carolina. Party officials […]

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