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Tuesday, September 04, 2012

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Ahead of tonight's Democratic National Convention kickoff, we turn our attention from Tampa to Charlotte with committee chair and Florida Congresswoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz and Judy Woodruff, PBS NewsHour senior correspondentAFSCME president Lee Saunders discusses organized labor issues and the election. Plus: Liz Bartolomeo, communications manager for government transparency advocacy group The Sunlight Foundation, explains money and influence behind the scenes at the conventions. 

Democratic Convention Coverage Part 1

The Democratic convention officially begins in Charlotte. Coverage continues live from radio row, featuring:

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Democratic Convention Coverage Part 2

Our coverage continues of the DNC live from radio row, featuring:

  • Bob Hennelly on the NYS delegation in the wake of the Vito Lopez and Sheldon Silver scandal
  • Liz Bartolomeo, communications manager for government transparency advocacy group The Sunlight Foundation
  • and a call-in for women of both parties on how they weigh reproductive rights against other issues when deciding which presidential candidate gets their votes.

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