Charlotte DNC Media Coverage
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Coverage Highlights of the 2012 Democratic National Convention in Charlotte
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Video: Will the DNC Boost Charlotte's Economy?

Video: Will the DNC Boost Charlotte's Economy? | Charlotte DNC Media Coverage | Scoop.it
Charlotte Chamber of Commerce CEO Bob Morgan on the financial impact of the Democratic National Convention.
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Charlotte Leaders Ecstatic About Results Of DNC - CBS Charlotte

Charlotte Leaders Ecstatic About Results Of DNC - CBS Charlotte | Charlotte DNC Media Coverage | Scoop.it
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — For Charlotte, the party's over. After a year of planning for the Democratic National Convention, delegates, journalists and even protesters have left North Carolina largest city.
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From BBQ Pits to Badge Makers, Businesses Prep for Conventions

From BBQ Pits to Badge Makers, Businesses Prep for Conventions | Charlotte DNC Media Coverage | Scoop.it
Entrepreneurs in Charlotte, N.C., and Tampa are hoping for a boost as Republicans and Democrats gather for the political season's big events.
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Atmosphere in Charlotte more free, fun than Tampa - Tampa Bay Times

Atmosphere in Charlotte more free, fun than Tampa - Tampa Bay Times | Charlotte DNC Media Coverage | Scoop.it
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Until this year, Mona Mangat hadn't attended a political convention.

 

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CarolinaFest Greets DNC Delegates To Charlotte : NPR

What better way to kick off a political convention than a Labor Day street festival? Convention-goers and Charlotte residents attended CarolinaFest, a street festival intended to kick off the week of events at the Democratic National Convention.
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Speed trumps politics at Charlotte speedway

Speed trumps politics at Charlotte speedway | Charlotte DNC Media Coverage | Scoop.it
While politics is on the mind of current visitors to Charlotte, North Carolina, more than a million visitors to this region every year come to watch NASCAR, the National Association for Stock Car Auto Racing at the nearby speedway.
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What To See & Do In Charlotte During The DNC

What To See & Do In Charlotte During The DNC | Charlotte DNC Media Coverage | Scoop.it
Road warrior Lou Heckler says Charlotte — host to this week's Democratic National Convention— is "a wonderful place to be when a long weekend beckons." Heckler, a motivational speaker who twice lived in the North Carolina city, applauds civic...
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Welcome to Charlotte, a City of Quirks

Welcome to Charlotte, a City of Quirks | Charlotte DNC Media Coverage | Scoop.it
Visitors to Charlotte may have trouble getting around but will find a wealth of quirky attractions.
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Democratic National Convention draws families for educational experience

Democratic National Convention draws families for educational experience | Charlotte DNC Media Coverage | Scoop.it
The Democratic National Convention kicks off in Charlotte, N.C.
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Things to do in Charlotte away from the convention - CNN.com

Things to do in Charlotte away from the convention - CNN.com | Charlotte DNC Media Coverage | Scoop.it

"Delegates will surely have fun at the Time Warner Cable Arena during the Democratic National Convention, but there are lots of other things to explore in Charlotte, North Carolina. The convention runs Tuesday, September 4, through Thursday, September 6."

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Video: Charlotte's Mayor on DNC preparations

Video: Charlotte's Mayor on DNC preparations | Charlotte DNC Media Coverage | Scoop.it
Charlotte Mayor Anthony Foxx discusses the impact of the Democratic National Convention on his city and President Obama's chances of wining North Carolina.
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Charlotte v. Tampa: Convention city smackdown - CNN.com

Charlotte v. Tampa: Convention city smackdown - CNN.com | Charlotte DNC Media Coverage | Scoop.it

Why wait for the election in November? Convention host cities Tampa and Charlotte go head-to-head as part of our Destination USA project...In our smackdown's early returns, Charlotte handily won the vote."

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Video: Charlotte mayor talks DNC

Video: Charlotte mayor talks DNC | Charlotte DNC Media Coverage | Scoop.it
The Democratic National Convention begins next week in Charlotte, N.C. Chip Reid spoke to Charlotte's mayor, Anthony Foxx, about the DNC, which he views as a turning point for his city.
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At DNC 'There Are A Lot Of Good Opportunities' For Small Business Owners

At DNC 'There Are A Lot Of Good Opportunities' For Small Business Owners | Charlotte DNC Media Coverage | Scoop.it
CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- For entrepreneurs outside the Democratic National Convention, the easy part may be the hours of smoking meat, screen-printing T-shirts or pumping out pedicab rides.
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Massive media presence descends on Democratic National Convention

Massive media presence descends on Democratic National Convention | Charlotte DNC Media Coverage | Scoop.it
CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- It might be a Republican's nightmare: swarms of media, especially mainstream media, descending on a city, outnumbering everyone else and clogging up the lines for coffee.
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Light rail helps Charlotte avoid Tampa's bus woes - Tampa Bay Times

Light rail helps Charlotte avoid Tampa's bus woes - Tampa Bay Times | Charlotte DNC Media Coverage | Scoop.it
Where RNC visitors to Tampa traveled by bus, Charlotte has its 10-mile LYNX. CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Artellia Burch isn't so sure she would have braved the traffic to attend Monday's street festival that helped launch the Democratic National Convention.
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Video: Bob Morgan on Washington Journal | C-SPAN

Video: Bob Morgan on Washington Journal | C-SPAN | Charlotte DNC Media Coverage | Scoop.it
On Tuesday's Special Extended Edition of Washington Journal: Susan Ferrechio, Washington Examiner, Chief Congressional correspondent; Anthony Foxx, Mayor of Charlotte, NC; and Bob Morgan, Charlotte Chamber of Commerce, President & CEO.
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Video: Great American Growth Story -- Charlotte, NC

Video: Great American Growth Story -- Charlotte, NC | Charlotte DNC Media Coverage | Scoop.it
Charlotte Chamber of Commerce Chairman Frank Emory and Bloomberg Political Analyst Matthew Dowd discuss the rhetoric that's burning the banking sector.
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Explore Charlotte if politics loses its pull

Explore Charlotte if politics loses its pull | Charlotte DNC Media Coverage | Scoop.it
When not at the Time Warner Cable Arena and Bank of America Stadium, Democratic Convention goers will find plenty to explore in Charlotte.
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Charlotte welcomes the world with Carolina Fest

Charlotte welcomes the world with Carolina Fest | Charlotte DNC Media Coverage | Scoop.it
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Instead of opening the Democratic National Convention on Labor Day, Charlotte held a street party. Carolina Fest...
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Charlotte’s face is rapidly changing for the DNC | Washington Times Communities

Charlotte’s face is rapidly changing for the DNC | Washington Times Communities | Charlotte DNC Media Coverage | Scoop.it
The Charlotte that residents know is undergoing surgery for the DNC. It's not the same place as usual, but it has always been a vibrant contemporary community.
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In Charlotte, N.C., Democrats Will Find a Growing Food Scene

In Charlotte, N.C., Democrats Will Find a Growing Food Scene | Charlotte DNC Media Coverage | Scoop.it
In the banking hub of Charlotte, N.C., dedicated eaters heading here for the Democratic National Convention will find a city newly interested in how it eats.
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An Unconventional Guide to Charlotte and Tampa

An Unconventional Guide to Charlotte and Tampa | Charlotte DNC Media Coverage | Scoop.it
With the political conventions upon us, burning questions arise: What are the best spots for takeout? A night on the town? Locals from each city weigh in.
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