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Live from the Democratic National Convention: Day 2

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Tuesday, August 26, 2008

It’s day two of the live broadcast from the Democratic National Convention in Denver. AFL-CIO’s political director, Karen Ackerman discusses the role of big labor in this year’s election. Plus, outspoken comedienne, Margaret Cho, reacts to last night’s speeches.

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Guests:

Karen Ackerman and Margaret Cho

DNC Coverage: Hour 1

Dr. Eddie Glaude, Jr., professor of Religion and African American studies at Princeton University, reacts to Michelle Obama's opening night speech.

Listen to the speeches from last night.

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Karen Ackerman, political director of the AFL-CIO, discusses organized labor issues and the Democratic ...

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DNC Coverage: Hour 2

Sheila Krumholz, Executive Director of the Center for Responsive Politics, follows the money with a look at the convention sponsors and the latest in campaign fundraising.

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WNYC reporter, Bob Hennelly, previews tonight's speeches.

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Nate Silver, founder of FiveThirtyEight.com talks ...

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