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Report: Charlotte Excelled In Security During DNC

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — A federal agency is praising the way the city of Charlotte handled security during last year’s Democratic National Convention. A U.S Justice Department report released Tuesday says Charlotte excelled in security […]

CBS Charlotte–06/12/2013

File photo of the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte. (credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

DNC Pumped Nearly $164M Into Charlotte Economy

A year before the first convention-goers set foot in town, Charlotte leaders insisted the city would reap the benefits of hosting a political convention.

CBS Charlotte–01/28/2013

Comedians Stephen Colbert (L) and Jon Stewart (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Opinion: Democratic Millionaires Spew Hate On The Rich

The most ridiculously annoying aspect of the Democratic political run for offices in 2012 is the incredibly long line of leftist millionaires who continually spew extreme hate and venom on the wealthy. Beyond having to “share the wealth”, now Democrats are saying it’s “never get the wealth”.

09/18/2012

Mitt Romney (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Opinion: Economic Confidence Rises Despite Republican Efforts Against It

Republicans will continue to talk down the economy for the next two months specifically because they want the economy, and the country, to suffer in order to win an election.

09/12/2012

Cam Newton (credit: Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

No Conventional Wisdom In Panthers 16-10 Loss To Buccaneers In Tampa

The Carolina Panthers are supposed to be a playoff contender, but looked like anything but on Sunday. The Tampa Bay Buccaneers seemed to do everything right by shutting down Cam Newton with a swarming defense and just enough offense to come away with a victory.

09/10/2012

Comedians Stephen Colbert (L) and Jon Stewart (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Democratic Millionaires Spew Hate On The Rich

The most ridiculously annoying aspect of the Democratic political run for offices in 2012 is the incredibly long line of leftist millionaires who continually spew extreme hate and venom on the wealthy. Beyond having to “share the wealth”, now Democrats are saying it’s “never get the wealth”.

09/10/2012

Democratic National Convention 2012 (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Opinion: Preview Of November? Democrats Trounce Republicans In Convention Ratings

The early returns are in and, according to the Neilson rating company, the Democrats beat the Republicans… and the NFL.

09/07/2012

Former President Bill Clinton at the Democratic National Convention (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Opinion: Thanks To Clint And Clinton, We Almost Stayed Awake

The Republican and Democratic National Conventions of 2012 – yawn-per-yawn – have to be the most uninspiring political conventions in recent history.

09/07/2012

President Barack Obama speaks on stage as he accepts the nomination for president during the final day of the Democratic National Convention at Time Warner Cable Arena on Sept. 6, 2012 in Charlotte, N.C. (credit: Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

Paul Ryan: ‘This Is Not Even Close To What A Recovery Looks Like’

His convention over, President Barack Obama ran smack into the harsh reality of a bleak new report on the nation’s unemployment outlook Friday. Republican rival Mitt Romney pounced on the disappointing jobs figures as fresh evidence that it’s time to put someone new in the Oval Office.

09/07/2012

President Barack Obama speaks on stage as he accepts the nomination for president during the final day of the Democratic National Convention at Time Warner Cable Arena on Sept. 6, 2012 in Charlotte, N.C. (credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Obama Acknowledges ‘My Own Failings’ While Asking For Second Term

His re-election in doubt, President Barack Obama conceded only halting progress Thursday night toward fixing the nation’s stubborn economic woes but vowed in a Democratic National Convention finale, “Our problems can be solved, our challenges can be met.”

09/07/2012

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