Motorola Plays Both Sides
- Wireless Courts Political Parties. Vaughan, Allyson // Wireless Week;08/14/2000, Vol. 6 Issue 33, p3
Reports the contributions made by wireless communication companies to the conventions of the Democratic Party and Republican Party in the United States. Companies involved in the donation; Factors that made wireless more visible at conventions; Other sponsors and their donations.
- Easy Access To Voter Registration. // Wireless Week;08/21/2000, Vol. 6 Issue 34, p20
Reports the donation of pagers, mobile phones and free airtime by wireless companies at Republican and Democratic National Conventions in the United States.
- Not Just Balloons and Funny Hats. Golway, Terry // America;08/12/2000, Vol. 183 Issue 4, p6
Reflects on the different political conventions in the United States. Social implications of the Republican and Democratic conventions; Effects of speeches on the political career of candidates; Criticisms against modern conventions.
- Party time: Chicago pulls ahead. Merrion, Paul // Crain's Chicago Business;5/20/96, Vol. 19 Issue 21, p4
Reports on preparations for the 1996 Democratic and Republican national conventions. Democratic National Convention preparations in Chicago, Illinois; Republican National Convention preparations in San Diego, California; Fund raising efforts in Chicago; Chicago nonprofit convention host...
- Focus group rates conclaves. Dettmer, Jamie // Insight on the News;09/23/96, Vol. 12 Issue 36, p6
Compares the Democratic and Republican political conventions in the United States in preparation for the 1996 presidential elections. Highlights of the convention parties; Noted speeches; Includes speeches by Senator John McCain; Vice President Al Gore; Speech by Seattle public schools...
- Political conventions can be risky. Lonkevich, Dan // National Underwriter / Property & Casualty Risk & Benefits Manag;8/05/96, Vol. 100 Issue 32, p1
Reports that political conventions present a number of risks and challenges to host cities and insurers, according to risk managers and officials working to contain and cover the exposure. High profile attendees to the 1996 Republican National Convention in San Diego, California; Threat of...
- Why you didn't watch. Brokaw, Tom // Newsweek;8/26/1996, Vol. 128 Issue 9, p25
Opinion. Asserts that the press shares some blame with political handlers for the lack of interest in the 1996 Republican and Democratic national conventions. The parties' use of micromanagement, to show only the most cheerful fare; American voters' dislike for the phoniness; Ways in which the...
- Democratic discoveries? Gray, Timothy M. // Variety;8/26/96, Vol. 364 Issue 4, p31
Reports on the 1996 Democratic National Convention to be held in Chicago, Illinois. Comparison with the Republican National Convention held in San Diego, California; News commentators' remarks regarding the conventions; Conventions as infomercials.
- Chains fete key legislators. // Drug Topics;9/2/96, Vol. 140 Issue 17, p10
Relates that the National Association of Chain Drug Stores played host to legislators during recent national conventions held by Republicans in San Diego and Democrats in Chicago.