Why is Obama not giving his speech at the convention site?

Why is Obama not giving his speech at the convention site? Actually, throughout history, the presidential candidate seldom appeared at his own convention.  The public liked to believe that their presidents were reluctant to assume power.  It was all an elaborate pantomime of George Washington, who preferred Mt. Vernon and retirement.  Franklin Pierce and his wife,Continue reading “Why is Obama not giving his speech at the convention site?”

Caroline Kennedy Endorses Obama: But there is more to the story.

  By Doug and Myriam Wead Caroline Kennedy’s endorsement of Barack Obama may carry more clout than dismissive television pundits are giving it.  Yes, Caroline has been out of the public eye and does not command a huge following.  But oh what a following it is.  Caroline may just have opened the door to furtherContinue reading “Caroline Kennedy Endorses Obama: But there is more to the story.”