Monday August 25 | Convention Talk

August 22, 2008 at 2:59 pm | Posted in Coming Up | 1 Comment

We’ll host a preview of both the Democratic and Republican National Conventions on this edition of Charlotte Talks with Mike Collins. The Democratic National Convention begins this week and the Republican Convention next week, so we’ll talk with a panel of political experts to discuss “Political Conventions 101” and hear about what happens at these conventions, what we can expect from the festivities over the next two weeks, what issues will be discussed, about delegates, candidates and more. Join us for a pre-convention primer on the next Charlotte Talks
Dr. Eric Heberlig – Political Scientist, UNC Charlotte
Dr. Scott Huffmon – Political Scientist, Winthrop University
Taylor Batten – Elections Editor, Charlotte Observer
Mary Thornberry – Political Science Professor, Davidson College
Lee Teague – GOP delegate and Chairman, Mecklenburg County Republican Party
Susan Burgess – Democratic Party delegate, and Charlotte Mayor Pro Tem

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  1. The GOP should be Very Careful using the McCain Vietnam Experiance.

    Many of us ‘Nam Vets have Not Forgotten the ‘Purple Heart Bandages’ and the Laughing that went along with the smear.

    Many have Not Forgotten the Treatment of Brother ‘Nam Vets John Kerry, two tours, nor Max Cleland and many others.

    We got the Message of how we are thought of!!

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