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New Hampshire Democrats talk about the DNC


Today we talk to a roundtable of New Hampshire Democrats attending their party's convention in Charlotte, North Carolina. We'll get their thoughts on some of the DNC's speakers, their party's platform, their hopes for President Obama's address Thursday night and how they hope it may give their Party a boost as they head into a tough Presidential election season.


Raymond Buckley- Chairman of the New Hampshire Democratic Party. This year he is serving at the Chair of the New Hampshire Delegation to the 2012 Democratic National Convention, his eighth convention.  He is a Democratic National Committee Vice- Chair and lives in Manchester. 

Joanne Dowdell -  New Hampshire business leader who was elected as a delegate to the 2008 and 2012 Democratic National Conventions. She has served as secretary of the New Hampshire Democratic Party and is currently an At-Large member of the Democratic National Committee.

Jim Demers -  President of Demers & Blaisdell Inc. and former three term member of the NH House of Representatives where he served as the Assistant Minority Whip. He is attending his seventh Democratic National Convention. 

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