Pull back the curtain on the 2012 Democratic National Convention with Daily Circuit senior producer Chris Dall. Today we talk about what’s behind Michele Obama’s Twitter surge, delegate diversity and division versus unity in the Democratic ranks. I also put your questions to Chris about the news value of the conventions.
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Anti-abortion Democrats argue for more party inclusion
“‘Being pro-life in the Democratic Party can be a lonely place,’ former Pennsylvania Representative Kathy Dahlkemper said on Tuesday,” Time.
Occupy demonstrators stage DNC sit-in
“A number of protests are being held outside the Democratic National Convention throughout the week. On Tuesday, dozens of Occupy protesters marched through Charlotte before staging a sit-in at an intersection near the convention center,” Democracy Now.
Fact checking the opening night of the Democratic convention
“There were some well-worn, Pinocchio-laden statements at the convention in Charlotte,” Washington Post.