Citations with the tag: POLITICAL conventions
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- Thanks to Business, No Beggar's Banquet.
Zeller, Shawn // National Journal; 7/01/2000 Supplement Convention, Vol. 32 Issue 27, p8
No abstract available.
- For Washington's Premier Lobbyists...Baby-Sitting Comes With the Job.
Koffler, Keith // National Journal; 8/05/2000, Vol. 32 Issue 32, p2548
No abstract available.
- At Times, Waterfront Views Can Be Better.
Koffler, Keith // National Journal; 8/12/2000, Vol. 32 Issue 33, preceding p2579
Reveals that delegates to the Democratic political convention will be accommodated at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, California. Demonstration against the political convention; Arrangement of hotel authorities designed to protect delegates from demonstrators.
- Republicans cooled at national convention events.
Koffler, Keith // Supply House Times; Nov2000, Vol. 43 Issue 9, p29
Reports that the Engineers Armory in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, played host to two Republican National Convention events sponsored by the American Gas Association. Senate Majority Leader Trent Lott's American Bandstand; America's Energy Texas Barbecue; Ventilation systems installed at the center.
- The Democrats' queer quotient.
Minkowitz, Donna // Advocate; 8/25/92, Issue 610, p15
Suggests that the 1992 U.S. Democratic Party Convention displayed a wide acceptance of the gay community. Strength of gay activism in the country; Party's efforts to support gay communities and protect gay rights; Details of the convention.
- Don't be fooled by the old guard, the conventions will be riveting.
Mills, Jim // Hill; 6/18/2008, Vol. 15 Issue 71, p26
The author reflects on the importance of national political conventions on politicians in the U.S. during the summer 2008.
- Two lobbying firms to skip conventions.
Crabtree, Susan // Hill; 6/19/2008, Vol. 15 Issue 72, p1
No abstract available.
- Politics Cuts Deep.
Cottrill, Ken // Traffic World; 8/7/2000, Vol. 263 Issue 6, p45
Focuses on political issues on the dredging of the Delaware River. Deepening of the Delaware River Navigation Channel; Highlights of the 37th annual Republican National Convention.
- City hopes for publicity landslide.
Merrill, Cristina // Crain's New York Business; 2/24/2003, Vol. 19 Issue 8, p31
Focuses on New York City's Republican National Convention to be held in 2004 for journalists from all over the country. Places and things on which the journalists are most likely to spend their money; Reason why journalists' coverage of New York is considered critically important; Location of...
- KEITH CRAIN: Talk about the doughnut, not the hole.
Crain, Keith // Crain's Detroit Business; 7/29/2002, Vol. 18 Issue 30, p8
Focuses on the national convention of the Democrats in Detroit, Michigan. Business opportunity for the hospitality industry; Increase of sales; Need for optimism concerning volatility of the stock market.
- Dem governor may boost Detroit's convention hopes.
Ankeny, Robert // Crain's Detroit Business; 10/7/2002, Vol. 18 Issue 40, p24
No abstract available.
- Countdown to the Conventions.
Hanson-Harding, Alexandra // Junior Scholastic; 05/08/2000, Vol. 102 Issue 18, p16
Focuses on the political conventions of the Republican and Democratic Parties in the United States for the year 2000 presidential elections.
- First Session, First Scandal.
Alagjozovski, Robert // Transitions Online; 10/7/2002, pN.PAG
Focuses on the first session held by the Macedonian parliament on October 3, 2002. People who were not directly involved in the 2001 ethnic conflict and with whom the Democratic Union of Integration will lead negotiations; Details of the Ohrid Framework Agreement.
- THEY NEED SHARPTON.
Boyd, Herb // New York Amsterdam News; 01/18/2001, Vol. 92 Issue 3, p1
Reports the convention of the mayoral candidates in New York, New York hosted by Al Sharpton of the National Action Network. Participation of the Democratic Party; Platforms of the political candidates; Relevance of the convention to the New Yorkers.
- Whose clicker is it anyway?
Albiniak, Paige // Broadcasting & Cable; 08/21/2000, Vol. 130 Issue 35, p17
Highlights the Democratic Convention in the United States. Concern of Presidential nominee Al Gore on the rights of parents in protecting the children from offensive materials in the media; Support for the goals of Gore from Vice President nominee Joseph Lieberman; Reaction of First Lady...
- Compulsion obsessives.
Anderson, Iain // Money Marketing; 10/3/2002, p46
Reports on the issues about pensions at political party conferences in Great Britain. Agenda on retirement provision; Consideration on pension reform; Focus on the savings gap.
- Conventional wisdom.
Anderson, Iain // Christian Science Monitor; 9/6/96, Vol. 88 Issue 198, p20
Opinion. Comments on the major-party political conventions in the United States. Decline in television viewership of the conventions in 1996; Public's complaint with networks' coverage of the conventions; Recommendation for a format change for airing conventions.
- MSOs Will Serve Dems Home Cooking in L.A.
Haugsted, Linda // Multichannel News; 07/17/2000, Vol. 21 Issue 29, p6
Reports plans of cable operators to bring a complete coverage of the Democrats National Convention in Los Angeles, California. Efforts of cable companies to work out technical and regulatory barriers of the planned coverage; Schedule of coverage programming; Importance of distributing...
- Web-Wear Brings Conventions To The Net.
Watson, Brian // Inter@ctive Week; 08/21/2000, Vol. 7 Issue 33, p56
Focuses on the Internet coverage of the 2000 Republican and Democratic national conventions in the United States. Information on the coverage of `Insight,' a political news magazine; Use of Xybernaut's Intel x86-powered Mobile Assistant IV by reporters; Feedback received by the coverage.
- Consumer Republic.
Goldman, Debra // Adweek Southeast Edition; 08/21/2000, Vol. 21 Issue 34, p17
Comments on the decision of television networks in the United States to curtail live broadcasts of political conventions. Benefits of few broadcast coverage to political parties; Details on the 2000 conventions of the Republicans and Democrats.
- On being politically (and legally) correct.
Gilbert, Gordon A. // Business & Commercial Aviation; Aug96, Vol. 79 Issue 2, p26
Reports on the increased air travel traffic in the United States around the venues of the Republican National Convention in San Diego, California and the Democratic National Convention in Chicago, Illinois.
- The press and Chicago: the truth hurt.
Witcover, Jules // Columbia Journalism Review; Fall1968, Vol. 7 Issue 3, p5
This article discusses the implications of the coverage of the 1968 U.S. Democratic Party National Convention in Chicago, Illinois for the U.S. press. It is clear from all the charges about the coverage of the convention that the U.S. press has a credibility gap. The testimony of photographs and...
- Chicago press: rebellion and retrenchment.
Diamond, Edwin // Columbia Journalism Review; Fall1968, Vol. 7 Issue 3, p10
This article comments on the coverage of the 1968 U.S. Democratic Party National Convention by the press in Chicago, Illinois. In the past, Chicago newspapers used to raise issues against authority, civic and social. Such a stance would be conceivable today. Chicago newspaper editors...
- Dart and laurel.
Alvar, Marcia // Columbia Journalism Review; Mar/Apr1975, Vol. 13 Issue 6, p67
Presents a letter to the editor about the failure to acknowledge the live coverage of the 1975 U.S. Democratic midterm convention provided by National Public Radio, and the provision of a resource guide on occupational health and safety.
- The Party Isn't Over: Incentives for Activism in the 1980 Presidential Nominating Campaign.
Abramowitz, Alan; McGlennon, John; Rapoport, Ronald // Journal of Politics; Nov83, Vol. 45 Issue 4, p1006
Criticizes the fears expressed by scholars concerning the dangers to the political parties from the increasing involvement of issue-oriented activists, based on evidence from a survey of delegates attending state party conventions in connection with the 1980 presidential nominating campaign. ...
- The Cops & the Kids.
Ridgeway, James // New Republic; 9/7/68, Vol. 159 Issue 10, p11
Describes a riot incident involving police and demonstrators that occurred during the U.S. Democratic National Convention in Chicago, Illinois in September 1968. Approach taken by the demonstrators to confront the Chicago police; Security measures taken by the police force prior to the...
- What Kind of Conference?
Lovejoy, Arthur O. // New Republic; 7/27/18, Vol. 15 Issue 195, p377
Presents a letter to the editor regarding the difference between a conditional and unconditional socialist and labor conference on terms of peace, published in the July 27, 1918 issue of "The New Republic."
Lovejoy, Arthur O. // Free Press (Buda, TX); 6/11/2008, Vol. 105 Issue 10, p4A
The article reports that Kyle/Buda Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) was well represented at the Texas Democratic convention in Texas.
- GOP, Dems adopt party platforms.
Lovejoy, Arthur O. // Free Press (Buda, TX); 6/13/2012, Vol. 110 Issue 10, p3A
The article provides information related to the state conventions held by several U.S. based political parties including the Republican Party, the Democratic Party, Green Party that were held in the state of Texas.
- Democracy: A wonderful thing.
Corrigan, Don // St. Louis Journalism Review; Mar2003, Vol. 33 Issue 254, p6
Comments on the proposed removal of the February 3, 2004 presidential primary election in Missouri. Apparent motive of the proposal.
- VZ Democrats to meet March 20.
Corrigan, Don // Grand Saline Sun (TX); 3/15/2007, Vol. 111 Issue 11, p5
The article announces the upcoming meeting of the Van Zandt County Democratic Party on March 20, 2007 in Canton, Texas.
- Paris Dispatch: SECRET PRELUDE TO GENEVA.
Gorrell, Frank // New Republic; 4/26/54, Vol. 130 Issue 17, p17
This article presents information about the Geneva conference. Insiders in London and Paris believe that the success or failure of the Geneva conference may depend on where the U.S. senator J. McCarthy stands, by the time the delegates get down to business. The most important missing link in the...
- Table of International Treaties & Conventions, Volume 38, 2009.
Gorrell, Frank // Common Law World Review; 2009, Vol. 38 Issue 4, p412
An index for international treaties and conventions mentioned in the periodical is presented.
- Iowa caucus will sift chaff from wheat.
Shillinger, Kurt // Christian Science Monitor; 2/12/96, Vol. 88 Issue 53, p1
Reports that after eight years of diminished importance, the Iowa caucuses have reemerged as hope to Republican nomination for United States 1996 elections, and a key ideological battleground within the party. Expectation of Senator Bob Dole to win in the vote held in February 1996; Provisions...
- An International Convention on Nuclear Terrorism.
Lavrov, Sergey // UN Chronicle; Sep-Nov2001, Vol. 38 Issue 3, p7
Reports an international convention on nuclear terrorism in the Russian Federation. Importance of preemptive measures in combating nuclear terrorism; Aims of the convention; Emphasis on the strength of international cooperation.
- Letters to the Editor.
Anderson, Mark // Association Meetings; Aug2004, Vol. 16 Issue 4, p8
Presents a letter to the editor about the impact Democratic National Convention planning event on residents and businesses in Boston, Massachusetts.
- The Westin Front.
Duffy, John // Saturday Night; Apr99, Vol. 114 Issue 3, p28
Recounts some political conventions in Ottawa Congress Center in Ottawa, Ontario. Other features of the complex where the center is situated; Aim of the United Alternative Convention; Convention held by the Tories.
- On Amateur and Professional Politics.
Hitlin, Robert A.; Jackson III, John S. // Journal of Politics; Aug77, Vol. 39 Issue 3, p786
Examines the political delegates to the Democratic Mid-Term Conference from the amateur and professional perspectives. Demographics of the delegates; Impact of rules on delegate selection on the demographic composition of national conventions; Relationship between demographic characteristics...
- Veterans' paper to go national.
Hitlin, Robert A.; Jackson III, John S. // Editor & Publisher; 6/29/96, Vol. 129 Issue 26, p3
Reports on the `Veteran's Journal' periodical's plan to go national for the Democratic and Republican political conventions. Renaming of the tabloid as `Veteran's Vision'; Publisher.
- Back to the Future in Arizona?
Gizzi, John // Human Events; 4/7/2003, Vol. 59 Issue 12, p12
Discusses the plan of the Arizona Republicans to select delegates for the national party conventions by state convention as of March 25, 2003. Republican presidential campaign in 1976; Argument of Arizona Republican Party chairman Bob Fannin on funding party conventions; Advantage of...
Gizzi, John // Voices of Color; 1999, p6
A photograph of the Comrades of Color Caucus leaders is presented.
- Paterson: I'll make lawmakers skip conventions.
Gormley, Michael // Adirondack Daily Enterprise; 5/19/2010, Vol. 117 Issue 118, p2
The article reports on the plan of New York Governor David Paterson to force lawmakers to intentionally fail to attend the state political conventions to craft and pass a state budget that is 48 days delayed.
- More propaganda, please.
Weisberg, Jacob // New York; 9/2/96, Vol. 29 Issue 34, p18
Opinion. Argues that the national political conventions, both Democratic and Republican, need to be conducted with a minimum of commentary from television news reporters. Why we still need conventions; Why the broadcast media's presence has a weakening effect on the convention process, and how...
- Convention notes.
Stengel, Richard; Birnbaum, Jeffrey H. // Time International (South Pacific Edition); 08/26/96, Issue 35, p36
Presents the musings from several `Time' journalists who were present at the 1996 Republican National Convention in San Diego, California. Observation that the levels of intimacy Jack Kemp and Bob Dole allow and how Dole's innate reserve began to melt; Ross Perot's Reform Party Convention in...
- Upcoming Events:.
Stengel, Richard; Birnbaum, Jeffrey H. // GPP eNews; 6/8/2012, p4
A calendar of political events in the U.S. is presented, including a webinar on New York tax incerement financing, the California Commercial Real Estate Summit and the Government Relations Conference.
- Un-Conventional Political Wisdom.
Jackson, Raynard // Washington Informer; 9/13/2012, Vol. 47 Issue 48, p22
The author argues about the importance and value of the national party political conventions of the U.S. President Barack Obama and U.S. Republican Mitt Romney.
- Out with old, in with the new lawmakers.
White, Herbert L. // Charlotte Post; 10/4/2012, Vol. 38 Issue 4, p1A
The article reports on changes in the 2013 General Assembly in North Carolina with the retirement of lawmakers and redistricting, citing the entry of Joel Ford, chair of the Charlotte Housing Authority, who will succeed incumbent state Senator Charlie Dannelly.
- Heat Treating Society seeks Board nominations.
White, Herbert L. // Advanced Materials & Processes; Dec2005, Vol. 163 Issue 12, p45
The article features Heat Treating Society seeks nominations.
- MOVING AMONG THE DECISION-MAKERS.
Hughes, Bob // Optometry Today; 10/14/2011, Vol. 51 Issue 20, p8
The author contends that the optometric profession has achieved a good profile at the 2011 party conference season in Great Britain.
- Another Successful Conference.
Hughes, Bob // Campaigns & Elections (1996); Apr2001, Vol. 22 Issue 2, p19
Deals with the 2001 American Association of Political Consultants Inaugural Pollie Awards & Annual Conference in Washington, D.C. Speakers during the conference; Political figures who attended the Pollie dinner.