Aug 28th, 2008
12:15 am
August 28th, 2008 | Uncategorized
Stalking famous people, day 4

Former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright at the Pepsi Center on Wednesday night. DENVER, 12:15 a.m. — In the time between speeches by Bill Clinton LAW ’73 and Senator Joseph Biden of Delaware, I had the chance to roam around the suite level at the Pepsi Center, where most celebrities and high-powered politicians sit during […]

Aug 27th, 2008
9:23 pm
August 27th, 2008 | Uncategorized
The folkiest governor in the whole wide world

By Thomas Kaplan DENVER, 9:23 p.m. — Keynote? What keynote? Montana Gov. Brian Schweitzer stole the show from former Virginia Gov. Mark Warner at the Democratic National Convention on Tuesday. If you’re going to watch a single speech from the convention by someone without the last name Obama, Clinton or Kennedy, this could be the […]

Aug 27th, 2008
6:15 pm
August 27th, 2008 | Uncategorized
LIVE: Bill takes the stage

By Thomas Kaplan DENVER, 6:15 p.m. — Former U.S. President Bill Clinton LAW ’73 will speak here in about an hour, and, as with last night, all the attention is on his speech. We’ll be in the Pepsi Center to bring it live to you. 7:26 p.m. | “America must always be a place called […]

Aug 27th, 2008
12:49 pm
August 27th, 2008 | Uncategorized
Klobuchar vs. rich people, round two

DENVER, 12:42 p.m. — Senator Amy Klobuchar ’82 of Minnesota made her second appearance of the convention Tuesday, highlighting the economic struggles of the middle class in brief remarks during a segment focused on Democratic women serving in the U.S. Senate. Klobuchar, who is in her first term, told delegates the story of her grandfather, […]

Aug 27th, 2008
12:41 pm
August 27th, 2008 | Uncategorized
DeLauro to speak tonight

By Thomas Kaplan DENVER, 12:37 p.m. — Representative Rosa DeLauro, Democrat of New Haven, will address the convention this evening. She is scheduled to speak along with several other members of the House of Representatives between 5 p.m. and 6 p.m. Mountain time. Other speakers of interest to Elis include former U.S. President Bill Clinton […]

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