Democratic National Convention
WASHINGTON, DC - MAY 13: U.S. President Barack Obama walks arrives aboard Marine One on the South Lawn of the White House on May 13, 2013 in Washington, DC. The President was returning from New York City where he attended two DNC events at private residences and a joint DCCC/DSCC event at the Waldorf Astoria Hotel.
The DNC regularly deploys staff to assist state parties in the run-up to elections ... Regena will be helping the state party do the important work of electing Democrats in New Jersey.
What changed is the leadership of the Republican Party. As I said at the [DNC] convention, I didn't leave the Republican Party, it left me. Whether the issue was immigration, or education, or you name it – the environment. I feel at home nowMore quotes »
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