Democratic National Convention
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.
Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper will address the Democratic National Convention Wednesday night. Before he left Denver he talked with CBS4 Political Specialist Shaun Boyd.
Rep. Jared Polis is among the Coloradans scheduled to speak at the Democratic National Convention.
President Barack Obama landed in Colorado on Air Force One Saturday night, and will be getting ready here for one of his last campaign speeches before the Democratic National Convention.
Some are calling Mitt Romney’s acceptance speech the best of his political career. Now he’s hoping the address will give him a boost in the polls.
President Barack Obama is scheduled to make a campaign stop in Boulder on Sunday.
Colorado Democrats say about 12,500 people turned out for caucuses across the state.
There’s been a big change in the way delegates are picked and conventions are run in recent decades. There was a time when power brokers in the Republican and Democratic parties played the kingmakers.
Traffic could get much worse on Interstate 70 over the next few years. But that could change if Colorado were to be awarded the Olympic Games.
State and local governments in Colorado have spent nearly $354 million in federal grants for homeland security since 2002.