DNC Hosts Struggling to Pay Off Convention Debt

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The Charlotte in 2012 Host Committee fell nearly 8 million short of its $36.65 million fundraising goal for the DNC, despite numerous statements that the efforts were “right on track.

The Democratic National Convention Committee — separate from the local host committee — filed its third-quarter FEC report Monday detailing nearly $8 million spent during the three months surrounding DNC week in Charlotte. The DNC Committee listed $7.99 million in expenditures from June 1 to Sept. 30 in a 547-page report that included salaries, security, hospitality and transportation.

Neither Obama for America nor the DNC will help the host committee makeup the shortfall.

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Claire is an editor of the YoungPatriots website. A 20-something mom, her main concern is how the decisions made in government today will affect the lives of her children when they're her age. She believes passionately in a limited government, a charitable church and a peaceful personal life. In necessariis unitas, in dubiis libertas, in omnibus caritas.
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