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Obama accepts Democratic nomination for second term as president

Obama accepts Democratic nomination for second term as president

President Barack Obama officially accepted his party's nomination Thursday night at the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte. He said while a lot of progress was made in the last four years, challenges remain, and that's why he's running for a second term. Updated 09/06/2012 11:44 PM

VP Joe Biden: Osama Bin Laden is dead, and General Motors is alive

VP Joe Biden: Osama Bin Laden is dead, and General Motors is alive

Vice President Joe Biden accepted his party's nomination Thursday night at the Democratic National Convention. He said while the administration still has work to do, this generation, under the leadership of President Obama is "as worthy as any generation that has gone before us." Updated 09/06/2012 11:09 PM

Giffords leads Pledge of Allegiance on final night of DNC

Giffords leads Pledge of Allegiance on final night of DNC

Former Arizona Rep. Gabrielle Giffords, who was injured in a mass shooting in 2011, delivered the Pledge of Allegiance on Thursday night at the Democratic National Convention alongside DNC Chair Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz. Updated 09/06/2012 08:36 PM

NC Rep. Mel Watt: Obama carries values of honor and respect

NC Rep. Mel Watt: Obama carries values of honor and respect

North Carolina Rep. Mel Watt welcomed his fellow Democrats to Charlotte in a speech Thursday night. He said the values he grew up with when Charlotte was just a small town are carried forward by President Obama. Updated 09/06/2012 08:16 PM

Cuomo addresses NY delegation

Cuomo addresses NY delegation

Watch the full speech from Governor Andrew Cuomo at the New York Delegation breakfast in Charlotte. 09/06/2012 12:03 PM

President Clinton nominates Obama as Democrat 'standard-bearer'

President Clinton nominates Obama as Democrat 'standard-bearer'

Former President Bill Clinton nominated President Barack Obama on Wednesday as the Democratic candidate for the White House. He called Obama the standard-bearer of the party and said the message of "we're in this together" is a better philosophy than "you're on your own." Updated 09/06/2012 12:21 AM

Rep. Nancy Pelosi: Democrats believe in reigniting the American dream

Rep. Nancy Pelosi: Democrats believe in reigniting the American dream

California congresswoman and former House Speaker Nancy Pelosi addressed the crowd Wednesday night at the Democratic National Convention. She called President Obama an extraordinary man who led America back despite being blocked by Republicans at every turn. Updated 09/05/2012 08:04 PM

Emanuel: Obama was fighting for everyday Americans since Day 1

Emanuel: Obama was fighting for everyday Americans since Day 1

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel, the former chief of staff for President Barack Obama spoke Tuesday at the DNC and gave some insight on the president's first days in office and his motivation to help everyday Americans. He called Obama a once-in-a-generation president. Updated 09/05/2012 09:19 AM

Actor and ex-Obama staffer Kal Penn praises former boss in DNC speech

Actor and ex-Obama staffer Kal Penn praises former boss in DNC speech

Just as the Republicans did with Clint Eastwood, the Democrats went to Hollywood for a convention speaker. Kal Penn, an actor and former associate director for the White House Office of Public Engagement, talked about the importance of getting young people excited for the election. Updated 09/05/2012 08:24 AM

San Antonio Mayor Castro delivers keynote address at DNC

San Antonio Mayor Castro delivers keynote address at DNC

San Antonio Mayor Julian Castro delivered the keynote address Tuesday night at the Democratic National Convention. He spoke about his unusual road to where he is today and how the plans brought forth at last week's RNC aren't what America needs. Updated 09/04/2012 11:11 PM

Former President Carter addresses DNC with videotaped message

Former President Carter addresses DNC with videotaped message

Former President Jimmy Carter addressed the Democratic National Convention crowd with a videotaped address Tuesday night. he said President Obama had faced many hard decisions but always put the interest middle class first. 09/04/2012 08:39 PM

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