Democratic National Convention
About 25 million people tuned in on the night Bill Clinton took center stage — roughly one million more than the audience for opening night in the NFL.
The early returns are in and, according to the Neilson rating company, the Democrats beat the Republicans… and the NFL.
The Republican and Democratic National Conventions of 2012 – yawn-per-yawn – have to be the most uninspiring political conventions in recent history.
Chris reviews President Obama’s speech from the Democratic National Convention. He gets final reports from Charlotte from CBS 3′s Chris May and Breitbart TV’s Larry O’Connor. He also talks to Steve Cordasco on Finance Friday and previews the Eagles season opener with CBS 3′s Beasley Reece.
Philadelphia Mayor Michael Nutter addressed the Democratic National Convention, last night, just hours before President Obama took the stage.
The sprint to the finish begins. President Obama mixes it up in his primetime drama, but the big moment of the night was not a speech.
There were DNC watch parties across the region last night, when President Obama formally accepted the Democrat’s nomination for president.
Joe Biden stepped forward Thursday as Barack Obama’s chief character witness, link to middle class voters and potentially the most biting critic of Republican rival Mitt Romney.
Commonly referred to as “what goes around, comes around’, the Republicans are finding plenty to take shots at as the Democrats conduct their week in the ‘often dubious’ political spotlight called “the Convention”.
Tonight, when Vice President Biden and President Obama address the country the question before them is an obvious one: are we better off than we were four years ago? The answer is equally obvious: YES!
Chris reviews the speeches from last night’s Democratic National Convention by Bill Clinton, Sandra Fluke, and Elizabeth Warren. He talks to former Governor of New Hampshire John Sununu and CBS 3′s Chris May to get their analysis. He also reads a piece from Archbishop Charles Chaput calling for more religious freedom.
In the roar of the crowd, and the chaos of emotion, Bill Clinton delivered the speech of a lifetime, filled with tremendous emotion, and amazing clarity.
Opinion: Democrats Offer A Positive Vision For The Future At Convention After GOP Offers Only Attacks
Sitting in the Time Warner Cable Arena last night I was struck by how different the Democratic National Convention was from the Republican event last week. Unlike the Republicans in Tampa, Democrats focused on the fight to preserve the middle class and the American Dream.
What a difference four horrendous years makes. Thinking back to the Democratic National Convention of 2008 and now seeing what’s going on in Charlotte, North Carolina this week at the Democratic National Convention of 2012 shows stark differences. The Democrats have no star power and pale in comparison to the Republicans’ star-packed convention in Tampa.
Chris reviews Michelle Obama’s speech from the Democratic National Convention last night. He talks to CBS 3′s Chris May from Charlotte, WOGL’s Frank Lewis from Childrens Hospital of Philadelphia, Tom McGrath of the Philly Post and Larry O’Connor of Breitbart TV.