Post DNC Convention Thoughts - AshPolitics

Post DNC Convention Thoughts - AshPolitics

So I've had a few days to consider my overall impression of the Democratic National Convention. While it was certainly a fantastic expe...
Hurricane Gustav: Twitter "Tweets" of New Orleans Residents Show They're Leaving

Hurricane Gustav: Twitter "Tweets" of New Orleans Residents Show They're Leaving

I just happened to check out the Twitter "tweets" -- messages -- left by New Orleans residents, or at least those who listed as li...
Gov. Sarah Palin of Alaska In Mini-Skirt

Gov. Sarah Palin of Alaska In Mini-Skirt

Gov. Sarah Palin of Alaska In Skirt , originally uploaded by thisiswar3005 . Cementing the perception that Alaska Governor and now Republic...
Gov. Sarah Palin: "What Does A VP Do"?

Gov. Sarah Palin: "What Does A VP Do"?

On the show "Kudlow and Company" Alaska Governor Sarah Palin, during an interview with Larry Kudlow, asked what the VP did on a ...
Senator Barack Obama Speech at the 2008 DNC Invesco Field

Senator Barack Obama Speech at the 2008 DNC Invesco Field

This was one of the most amazing speeches Senator Obama has given.   But it is the best speech, because it was done before 38 millio...
Matthew Modine, Willie Brown, Delegate On Barack Obama Event

Matthew Modine, Willie Brown, Delegate On Barack Obama Event

On the floor of Invesco Field, I asked Actor Matthew Modine, former California Speaker and San Francisco Mayor Willie Brown, and a Cl...
Barack Obama Speech - Long Standing Ovation

Barack Obama Speech - Long Standing Ovation

Sarah Palin - McCain's VP Pick Accused of Corruption, Enemy Of Open Government

Sarah Palin - McCain's VP Pick Accused of Corruption, Enemy Of Open Government

Sarah Palin - McCain's VP Pick Accused of Corruption, Enemy Of Open Government Today, in a weird attempt to steal thunder from Senator B...
Barack Obama Speech, Joe Biden, Fireworks Show Mark Event - Video

Barack Obama Speech, Joe Biden, Fireworks Show Mark Event - Video

This video captures the amazing end of the Senator Barack Obama speech, with the emergence of Senator Joe Biden and an unexpected but...
Obama fans and delegates enjoyed the afternoon at Invesco Field in Denver

Obama fans and delegates enjoyed the afternoon at Invesco Field in Denver

On the 28th of August, 2008, the Democratic party nominated U.S. Senator Barack Hussein Obama to be their endorsed candidate for President o...
At Deligate Area - Invesco Field - Barack Obama

At Deligate Area - Invesco Field - Barack Obama

Invesco Field - Obama Speech - Outside

Invesco Field - Obama Speech - Outside

This is an electric place to be!!
Howard Dean - Live Video At 4:40 PM - Barack Obama Speech

Howard Dean - Live Video At 4:40 PM - Barack Obama Speech

Democratic Party Chairman Howard Dean took time to remind us all that John McCain can't remember the number of houses he owns as he lau...
Invesco Field - Live Video At 3:48 PM - Barack Obama Speech

Invesco Field - Live Video At 3:48 PM - Barack Obama Speech

This is the second video of the live series created as I sit here at Invesco Field in the Blogger Lounge. 
Invesco Field Democratic Convention

Invesco Field Democratic Convention

This is a blogger eye view of the field.
Terry McAuliffe On The Clinton Nomination of Barack Obama

Terry McAuliffe On The Clinton Nomination of Barack Obama

This is a video interview with now-former campaign finance chair Terry McAuliffe who commented on Senator Hillary Clinton's nominati...
Invesco Field Speaking Schedule For Thursday, August 28th (Today)

Invesco Field Speaking Schedule For Thursday, August 28th (Today)

From The DNCC via email to me Time Shown as local – Denver, Colorado MST 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM (LOCAL) Live Performances (before gavel)  Y...
Rep. John Lewis addresses the GA & AL delegations

Rep. John Lewis addresses the GA & AL delegations

This morning, I had the pleasure of visiting with the AL delegation for their breakfast and celebration of the anniversary of Dr. Martin Lut...
Get your one of a kind Obama accessories!

Get your one of a kind Obama accessories!

These beautiful ladies with Shaddai Designs sell handmade Obama purses and jewelry. You can reach Michelle Browder, the graphic artist, at...
Joe Biden Speech, Barack Obama Surprise Entrance At DNC

Joe Biden Speech, Barack Obama Surprise Entrance At DNC

This is a video of the dramatic entrance of Senator Barack Obama just after Senator Joe Biden finished his acceptance speech.
Jesse Jackson On Joe Biden; Barack Obama v. John McCain

Jesse Jackson On Joe Biden; Barack Obama v. John McCain

This is my interview with The Rev. Jesse Jackson who talked about Senator Joe Biden's speech, and the impact of Senator Barack Obama&#...
Republican demonstrators at Convention

Republican demonstrators at Convention

Republican demonstrators outside the CO Convention Center on Wednesday. (posted by AshPolitics)
Denver Mall, following Biden & Bill Clinton

Denver Mall, following Biden & Bill Clinton

Following the speeches on August 27th, 2008, at the Democratic Nominating Convention in Denver, the 16th Street Mall was buzzing. Here are ...
James Tucker, African American Voice, on Hillary Clinton's OBAMA endorsement speech

James Tucker, African American Voice, on Hillary Clinton's OBAMA endorsement speech

James Tucker is the CEO and publisher of African American Voice , "the voice of African Americans in Colorado." Here's a shor...
Code Pink Elderly Woman Protester Slammed To Ground By Denver Police

Code Pink Elderly Woman Protester Slammed To Ground By Denver Police

This is a totally terrible thing to see on a video , let alone read about. An elderly woman protester was slammed to the ground at the DN...
Zennie Abraham at DNC Convention On CNN iReport After Biden Speech

Zennie Abraham at DNC Convention On CNN iReport After Biden Speech

The Anti-Surprise

The Anti-Surprise

All day, we had been hearing rumors that Barack Obama would make an appearance at the convention tonight. So when he strolled out onto the ...
DNC Convention - Joe Biden

DNC Convention - Joe Biden

DNC Convention - John Kerry

DNC Convention - John Kerry

This floor is packed. Senator Kerry is speaking Sent from my iPhone
Hillary Clinton Suspended Voting; Nominated Barack Obama President - Video

Hillary Clinton Suspended Voting; Nominated Barack Obama President - Video

This is a live capture video of Senator Hillary Clinton's dramatic entrance into the convention floor and with Representative Charl...
New Hampshire and New Jersey follow Clinton's call

New Hampshire and New Jersey follow Clinton's call

The New Hampshire chair stood up and said that they were following Clinton's call and casting all of their 30 votes for Obama. New Jers...
Roll Call Voting In Process

Roll Call Voting In Process

It's 4:25 pm and we're in the blogger suite watching the roll call vote. We arrived after the vote began, but so far, the Mi...
A view from a cab - DNC Convention

A view from a cab - DNC Convention

I mentioned earlier that all of the cab drivers I've dealt with here have been fantastic. One of them was so interesting that I had to ...
No way Hillary hit a home run with her speech. No how!

No way Hillary hit a home run with her speech. No how!

If you've heard that used as a metaphor for Senator Clinton's speech on August 26th in Denver, you've been misled (as so often h...
At Blogger Lounge After DNC Convention - Hillary Clinton's Great Speech

At Blogger Lounge After DNC Convention - Hillary Clinton's Great Speech

I'm in the middle of uploading videos from being on the floor of the Democratic National Convention, or what we've come to know as t...
Gov. Brian Schweitzer

Gov. Brian Schweitzer

Wasn't I just saying how much I love Gov. Brian Schweitzer of Montana? He just hit it waaaaayyyy out of the park with his speech at the...
Governor's Round Table

Governor's Round Table

On Monday, I had the pleasure of sitting in on a roundtable led by three members of the Democratic Governors' Association : Gov. Joe Ma...
Thank you, Denver

Thank you, Denver

Here's a quick shout out to the fantastic folks at Denver Health who took care of me today after a kidney stone left me unable to do mor...
Lou Gossett .Jr at The DNC Convention

Lou Gossett .Jr at The DNC Convention

An intense Lou Gossett Jr. Talks about a new foundation that he did not want to talk with me about on camera. Weird!!
DNC Convention - Rep. Rahm Emanuel Speaks

DNC Convention - Rep. Rahm Emanuel Speaks

It is 6pm and Illinois Congressman Rahm Emanuel has just given a great speech with a clear voice especially since he was the lead of an awes...
DNC Convention - Third Day In Denver; At Specialty Media Center

DNC Convention - Third Day In Denver; At Specialty Media Center

As I write this, I'm sitting at something called The Specialty Media Center, sponsored and ran by Microsoft. It's a simple affair, ...
If you want to you can get arrested in Denver, but the officers operating near the DNC are restrained, respectful, and calm.

If you want to you can get arrested in Denver, but the officers operating near the DNC are restrained, respectful, and calm.

One of the striking impressions as one strolls the areas outside the Colorado Convention Center such as Denver's 16th Street Mall area, ...
Upstaging charismatic speakers? Who would YOU want to follow onstage?

Upstaging charismatic speakers? Who would YOU want to follow onstage?

As you might imagine, there was a great deal of anticipation regarding Michelle Obama's opening night speech among the people at the Pep...
Janet Napolitano - Arizona Governor Interview at DNC Convention

Janet Napolitano - Arizona Governor Interview at DNC Convention

At the DNC Convention, Arizona Governor Janet Napolitano gave a small press conference where she talked about the ability of the Western...

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