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Sept. 5 2012 6:40 PMDispatches From the Democratic National ConventionBill Clinton once called Obama the “chief executor of good intentions.” It was supposed to be a compliment.
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Sept. 5 2012 4:53 PMSlatest PM: Bill Clinton at the DNC Edition
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Sept. 5 2012 2:47 PMMitt Romney Must Answer These Five Questions in the Debates
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Sept. 5 2012 2:27 PMDNC Delegates Link Nazis, Republicans
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Sept. 5 2012 1:06 PMDispatches From the Democratic National ConventionIn Charlotte, Democrats no longer talk about “sexual orientation.” It’s about “who you love.”
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Sept. 5 2012 12:11 PMMichelle Obama Makes Her Pitch to Conservatives
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Sept. 5 2012 8:37 AMMichelle Obama: "Barack Knows the American Dream"
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Sept. 4 2012 11:41 PMDispatches From the Democratic National ConventionThey are kicking Mitt where it hurts.
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Sept. 4 2012 9:39 PMDispatches From the Democratic National ConventionAnd the fleeting power of a good convention speech.   
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Sept. 4 2012 6:16 PMThe “Better” BattleAre you better off than you were four years ago? How Democrats will frame the question.
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Sept. 4 2012 4:22 PMWelcome to CharlottePhotos from the rainy city hosting the Democratic National Convention.
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Sept. 4 2012 12:06 PM"Are You Better Off?" Neither Party Really Wants to Know.
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Sept. 4 2012 10:48 AMDispatches From the Democratic National ConventionThe most important speakers here may be Bill Clinton and a slew of “real people.”
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Sept. 4 2012 5:30 AMDispatches From the Democratic National ConventionMillions of people are still passionate for Obama.
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Sept. 5 2012 6:13 PMThe Missing StimulusWhy isn’t anyone in Charlotte talking about one of Obama’s biggest accomplishments?
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Sept. 5 2012 3:05 PMWho Was Better: Michelle Obama or Ann Romney?The Slate/SurveyMonkey overnight survey gets a quick read on what voters thought of the first lady’s speech and how it measured up against Ann Romney’s tuna fish sandwiches.
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Sept. 5 2012 2:37 PMDid YouTube Really Block Michelle Obama's DNC Speech for Copyright Infringement?
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Sept. 5 2012 2:04 PMFinancial TraitorDemocrats accuse Romney of treason for investing abroad. Is that any better than the 2004 Bush campaign?
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Sept. 5 2012 12:57 PMReport: Dems Tap Hollywood Trio For Thursday Speeches
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Sept. 5 2012 11:22 AMDispatches From the Democratic National ConventionIt was a great speech. But did Michelle Obama sell herself short?
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Sept. 5 2012 1:40 AMDispatches From the Democratic National ConventionThe first lady tied the personal to the political in a way that was worthy of Bill Clinton.
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Sept. 4 2012 11:22 PMDemocrats: The Austerity Party
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Sept. 4 2012 6:44 PMDispatches From the Democratic National ConventionIf Romney loses, won’t Republicans become more partisan?
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Sept. 4 2012 5:57 PMConvention Speeches Are So BoringThey should be more like TED talks.
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Sept. 4 2012 1:12 PMFive Bad Ideas in the Democratic Platform
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Sept. 4 2012 11:46 AMDispatches From the Democratic National ConventionForget “narratives.” Campaigns are designing conventions to communicate in tiny bits instead of sweeping storylines.
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Sept. 4 2012 9:24 AMDNC Won't Vet Clinton's Speech Until Last Minute
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Sept. 3 2012 3:49 PMDispatches From the Democratic National ConventionIn Charlotte, Democrats will strive to sound optimistic—without seeming clueless.