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Biden Says Middle Class ‘Has Been Buried Last Four Years’

Biden Says Middle Class ‘Has Been Buried Last Four Years’Joe Raedle/Getty Images(CHARLOTTE, N.C.) -- Vice President Joe Biden, criticizing Mitt Romney and Rep. Paul Ryan for a plan he said will raise taxes on the middle class, instead stepped on his campaign’s message by saying the middle class has bee...

Democrats Trash Lobbyists in Speeches, But Party with Their Cash

Democrats Trash Lobbyists in Speeches, But Party with Their CashABC News(CHARLOTTE, N.C.) -- Inside the Democratic convention hall in Charlotte, N.C., this week, lobbyists and special interests took a rhetorical beating from the party that has tried to carry the mantle of Washington reform."If you give up on the id...

Democrats Highlight Convention Partly Open to Public

Democrats Highlight Convention Partly Open to PublicAlex Wong/Getty Images(CHARLOTTE, N.C.) -- August in Denver saw one of the most iconic scenes of the summer of 2008: A young senator marching out into the roar of a jam-packed stadium, accepting his party's nomination as almost 80,000 people looked on....

Plenty of Big Names But No Surprises at DNC

Plenty of Big Names But No Surprises at DNCABC News(NEW YORK) -- As of now, there are no surprise speakers scheduled to talk to an empty chair at the Democratic National Convention that kicks off Tuesday in Charlotte, N.C.Rather, Democrats hope to stay on message as they prepare to renominate P...

Despite Crime Wave, 50 Chicago Police Sent to Dem Convention

Despite Crime Wave, 50 Chicago Police Sent to Dem ConventionABC News(CHARLOTTE, N.C.) -- Only days after Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel asked for federal agents and U.S. Marshals to help combat the city's wave of violence, about 50 Chicago police officers have arrived in Charlotte, N.C., to work perimeter security ...

Despite Crime Wave, 50 Chicago Police Sent to Dem Convention

Despite Crime Wave, 50 Chicago Police Sent to Dem ConventionABC News(CHARLOTTE, N.C.) -- Only days after Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel asked for federal agents and U.S. Marshals to help combat the city's wave of violence, about 50 Chicago police officers have arrived in Charlotte, N.C., to work perimeter security ...

Secret ‘Menu’ Details Perks for Big Democratic Donors

Secret ‘Menu’ Details Perks for Big Democratic DonorsHemera/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- Those seeking invites to the most lavish receptions at the 2012 Democratic National Convention -- "gold ticket" access to "dialogues," and private breakfast briefings with party luminaries -- can expect a hefty price of a...

Move the Democratic Convention From Charlotte? Not Likely

Move the Democratic Convention From Charlotte? Not LikelyMarc Piscotty for Congressional Quarterly/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- The Internet-based protest movement calling for Democrats to move their summer convention from North Carolina appears to be a lost cause.“The convention is staying in Charlotte...

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