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DNC host has
sales job ahead to
pay $10 million in debt

Charlotte Observer (NC), by Jim Morrill

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Posted By:Muncsdad, 10/18/2012 10:32:44 PM

How do you pay the bills when the party’s over and the guests have gone? Democratic National Convention organizers are about to find out. After struggling for more than a year to raise money – and ultimately coming up short – they face $10 million in debts and unpaid obligations, according to reports filed this week with the Federal Election Commission.

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Many of us in Charlotte predicted the DNC would be a disaster for our city--and that we, the taxpayers, would be left with a massive debt.

Democrats attacked corporations--and said they didn't want them, but later changed to rules--and corporations still stayed away!

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: jkcinsalem, 10/18/2012 10:35:07 PM     (No. 8944325)

This is a crying shame.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: halfnorsk, 10/18/2012 10:36:31 PM     (No. 8944331)

Running their party the way they run this country...into the ground.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: oriton, 10/18/2012 10:38:29 PM     (No. 8944338)

This is all turning out so much better than I thought when I prayed this lot would meet with some measure of justice for us, judgement for them.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: strike3, 10/18/2012 10:44:52 PM     (No. 8944354)

If the Jackass Party has one talent that is consistent, it's spending money that they don't have. No wonder the White House e-mails keep flowing and begging for a few dollars from each and every dolt out there silly enough to send it.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: FenwayFrank, 10/18/2012 11:18:24 PM     (No. 8944434)

Now what's this about people not contributing their fair share? This is like tax evasion. [Raise eyebrows and look at obama].

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Reply 6 - Posted by: bobgray2, 10/18/2012 11:40:34 PM     (No. 8944481)

In other words, creditors in Charlotte are about to get stiffed by the dems to the tune of about $10 million.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Davids918, 10/18/2012 11:53:52 PM     (No. 8944517)

People don't support losers.


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Reply 8 - Posted by: 6079 Smith, W, 10/19/2012 12:20:34 AM     (No. 8944567)

How else? Borrow it from China!

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Reply 9 - Posted by: Roark, 10/19/2012 1:44:02 AM     (No. 8944669)

The creditors of Charlotte should band together and sue the DNC into insolvency. Might not be as pleasing as beating them at the ballot box, but it gets the job done. And, in a matter of a few weeks, we should have an Attorney General who will back them up.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: LadyVet, 10/19/2012 8:55:21 AM     (No. 8945164)

This is one way to carry a swing state. Or is the swing state carrying them? Debbie WS is confused about the business terminology.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: MarinMike, 10/19/2012 9:32:57 AM     (No. 8945273)

Why do some lessons never get learned? A democrat candidate is about 10 times more likely to stiff the business that sold him on credit than a republican. That from a trade magazine about 30 years ago. Indeed, one shop I worked for found itself stiffed by a loosing D, who just happened to be Mormon. A call was made to the local Mormon Church and the debt was eventually cleared up.

Smart businessmen get paid up front from any politician, unless you want to consider your labors a political donation.

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