DNCC announces unprecedented livestream coverage for 2012 convention

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[T]he entire Convention will be livestreamed on DemConvention.com/live and through the Democratic National Convention Committee Mobile App … The entire program will be streamed in Spanish simultaneously. Millions of Americans will also be participating in more than 4,000 watch parties organized already in neighborhoods across the country. Some of these watch parties will be highlighted as part of Thursday night’s programming. … ‘We are revolutionizing the way political conventions are done by making Charlotte 2012 more open, accessible and relevant to the American people,’ [Obama for America] Deputy Campaign Manager Stephanie Cutter said. …

“On Thursday, … the programming will also feature a web-only convention special starting at 8 p.m. ET Hosted by actor Kal Penn, the Live from Charlotte programming will include interviews with campaign officials and special guests, including Marc Anthony, Elizabeth Banks, Aisha Tyler, Olivia Wilde, Fran Drescher, Zach Braff, and Alexis Bledel. Later that evening, after President Obama’s address, there will be a post-speech program featuring political analysis from political leaders.

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