George Smith, who has been to every Democratic convention since 1976, talks to Kelly Nuxoll of Huffington Post’s Off The Bus about how things have changed. Nuxoll is a contributor to Reuters Inside the Tent.
Political consultant and pollster Frank Luntz discusses Joe Biden as the Democratic running mate, union support for the party’s presidential hopeful Barack Obama, and recent poll figures. The following video is from Mike Smith, a contributor to Reuters Inside the Tent.
Former Surgeon General Joycelyn Elders talks about the importance of sexual health as a campaign issue. Elders was interviewed on the red carpet of the Evolve America “Condom-vention” hosted by Trojan and Rolling Stone, by Inside the Tent contributor Beth Marlowe.
Reuters Inside the Tent has more than 40 delegates and other attendees in Denver and St. Paul, equipped with video cameras to capture the conventions from the ground up. The following video is from Mike Smith, who has worked in politics, journalism and public policy for the last 25 years.
Nancy Kivlen of PUMA (“Party Unity My Ass”) explains why she plans to vote for John McCain if Hillary Clinton doesn’t receive the Democratic nomination. This video is from Mike Smith, one of the contributors to Reuters Inside the Tent.