Providing Security for the Democratic National Convention

Hasenauer, Heike
December 2008
Soldiers;Dec2008, Vol. 63 Issue 12, p11
The article offers information on the preparation by U.S. servicemen for the August 2008 Democratic National Convention in Denver, Colorado. It states that 40 Colorado Army National Guard Soldiers, who were assigned to the 1st Space Brigade's 117th Space Battalion, have monitored computers, uploaded data and reviewed map printouts. A group of soldiers from the Joint Task Force-National Democratic Convention prepared for possible demonstrations by putting on riot gears.


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