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Delegates Anticipate Obama Speech as DNC Closes

Posted September 6th, 2012 at 3:30 pm (UTC-5)
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Delegates at the Democratic National Convention are counting down the hours Thursday until President Barack Obama takes the stage to make his case for reelection. From the convention in Charlotte, North Carolina, VOA’s Sean Maroney reports on the last day’s excitement and last-minute changes. “You must vote and you must reelect President Barack Obama!… We […]

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Downpour of Rain, Not Balloons, Expected at DNC Finale

Posted September 5th, 2012 at 5:55 pm (UTC-5)
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There’s a downpour expected during the Democratic National Convention’s close Thursday night, but it will not include the usual convention downpour of red, white and blue balloons. The convention finale was originally planned for the outdoor Bank of America stadium in Charlotte, North Carolina. Fireworks were going to light up the night sky as President […]

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