Saturday, September 1, 2012
Friday, August 31, 2012
|DNC Convention Hall, Upper Level|
Today we had the opportunity tour the DNC podium and Convention floor at the Time Warner Cable Arena.
Thursday, August 30, 2012
|Panel Discussion at UNC- Charlotte|
|Honorable Harvey Gantt, Former Mayor of Charlotte, NC|
Tuesday, August 28, 2012
|Ricky Krishner |
Monday, August 27, 2012
|Representative Tricia Cotham, (D) North Carolina State Legislator|
|NC State Legislator Tricia Cotham (D), District 100|
She spoke about her struggles as a newly elected member of the House who happens to be not only young, but also female. Representative Cotham's story was very inspirational and serves a role model for women who have an interest in seeking elected office.
Sunday, August 26, 2012
|Guest Speaker Dr. Dan Murrey|
|Dr. Dan Murrey- Executive Director, Charlotte 2012 Host Committee|
The day began with welcoming remarks and introductions of The Washington Center staff. Among the Guest Speakers present was Dr. Dan Murrey who serves as Executive Director of Charlotte in 2012 Convention Host Committee. Dr. Murrey talked about the obligations, funding, and his effort in guiding a non-partisan Host Committee that will focus on the best interest of Charlotteans as a community. Dr. Murrey ended with stating that " the 2012 Democratic National Convention will showcase Charlotte, and all it has to offer, to the rest of the country and the world."