Democratic Convention 2012
Full coverage of the 2012 Democratic National Convention in Charlotte, N.C.
Transcript: Obama's convention speech
President Obama's remarks to the DNC as prepared for delivery
Sasha and Malia grow up before country's eyes
The Obama girls have become young women in the four years since they walked with their dad onto the stage in Chicago
Eva Longoria stands with the middle class in DNC speech
Actress Eva Longoria, co-chair of President Obama's re-election campaign, spoke at the 2012 Democratic National Convention recalling a time before was a celebrity saying "the Eva Longoria who worked at Wendy's flipping burgers - she needed a tax break, but the Eva Longoria who works on movie sets does not."
Schieffer: Why Clinton is Obama's new best friend
Their history may be rocky, but ex-president made forceful argument for Obama Wednesday, says CBS News' chief Washington correspondent
Former Rep. Giffords delivers Pledge of Allegiance at DNC
The former congresswoman and President Obama have a history of big moments together
President Obama's Democratic National Convention speech
President Barack Obama's full speech from the 2012 Democratic National convention from Charlotte, North Carolina
Excerpts: Obama to lay out second term agenda
The president plans to argue, "The path we offer may be harder, but it leads to a better place"
DNC webcast: The final night
On the final night of the 2012 Democratic National Convention, CBS News interviews Sen. Kay Hagan D-N.C., Gov. Deal Patrick D-Mass, and Actor Wendell Pierce to find out what President Obama needs to accomplish with his speech and his campaign going forward to win the election.
Scarlett Johansson reaches out to youth vote at DNC
Actress Scarlett Johansson spoke on the final night of the Democratic National Convention, urging young Americans to head to the voter booths this November.
President Obama DNC film
A film presented at the 2012 Democratic National Convention outlines the key achievements of President Obama during his tenure in office
Obama: Energy plan won't be written by oil companies
During his remarks at the Democratic National Convention, President Obama lists his accomplishments in energy policy and says that, unlike Mitt Romney, he "will not let oil companies write this country's energy plan."
Obama touts bin Laden death, promises kept
While delivering his speech at the Democratic National Convention, President Obama says his leadership "has been tested and proven," pointing out promises he's kept and the death of Osama bin Laden.
Obama: Romney, Ryan "new to foreign policy"
During his speech at the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte, N.C., President Obama delivers a scathing attack on Mitt Romney's foreign policy experience, criticizing him for "insulting our closest ally" at the Olympics and calling Russia "our number one enemy."
Obama: Government not the source of problems
While speaking at the Democratic National Convention, President Obama says that people have "responsibilities as well as rights," and that, while government cannot solve every problem, it's also not the source of every problem.
Obama: I'm "mindful of my own failings"
During his speech at the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte, N.C., President Obama says that while he is proud of the country's achievements, he is far more mindful of his own failings.
Michelle Obama: President is not going to lose
In interview with CBS News, first lady says there's "absolutely not" a chance president will lose in November, looks ahead to Obama's DNC speech
Biden: "Bain way" not way to run presidency
While speaking at the Democratic National Convention, Vice President Joe Biden discusses the recovery of the American auto industry and says that "the Bain way may bring your firm the highest profits, but it's not the way to lead our country from the highest office."
Biden at DNC: "Bin Laden is dead, General Motors is alive"
While speaking about bravery of President Obama at the Democratic National Convention, Vice President Joe Biden says that because of Obama, American workers and the military, we can now say that "Osama bin Laden is dead, and General Motors is alive."
Will Obama DNC speech excite young voters?
CBS News political director John Dickerson speaks with "Rock the Vote" President Heather Smith about whether President Obama's speech at the Democratic National Convention will appeal to younger voters.
Charlie Crist praises Obama for saving Fla. in DNC speech
Charlie Crist, the Republican-turned-independent former governor of Florida, hailed President Obama during his speech at the Democratic National Convention for taking the necessary steps to save his state from a series of disasters.
Kerry Washington: Politics is thinking about you
Actress Kerry Washington spoke at the 2012 Democratic National Convention speech "as one of the volunteers working to reelect President Obama."
John Kerry's Democratic National Convention speech
Sen. John Kerry's D-Mass., full speech from the 2012 Democratic National Convention in Charlotte, North Carolina
Obama on GOP plan: "Try a tax cut"
During his speech at the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte, N.C., President Obama says all Republicans have to offer are tax cuts and that "they want your vote, but they don't want you to know their plan."
Romney: I'm not watching Obama's speech
GOP candidate makes unannounced visit to new veterans group
Jill Biden's Democratic National Convention speech
Dr. Jill Biden spoke at the 2012 Democratic National Convention highlighting her husband Vice President Joe Biden's strengths saying he "has never given up, never failed to see the possibilities and never had any doubt about who he's fighting for."
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