Democrats get down in Charlotte — but not at the planet's peril

Democratic National Convention organizers are mindful that, demographically speaking, they should expect a young, diverse crowd in September.

So it makes sense that "environmentally conscious" is much the buzz leading up to the event.  "Our goal is not necessarily to re-elect President Obama," says Shannon [Binns], executive director of Sustain Charlotte. "Our goal is to see how we can make Charlotte shine and present the city in the best possible light."  Read More


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