“Ours is a fight to restore the values that built the largest middle class and the strongest economy the world has ever know.” – President Barack Obama
“We believe that `we’re all in this together’ is a far better philosophy than `you’re on your own.’” --ex-President Bill Clinton, contrasting Democratic and Republican parties
By Miriam Raftery
September 6, 2012 (Charlotte, North Carolina) -- President Barack Obama, accepting his party’s nomination at the Democratic National Convention tonight, said voters have “the clearest choice in a generation…It will be a choice between two different paths for America.”
A nominating speech by former President Bill Clinton laid out arguments for reelecting Obama. Since 1991, Republicans have held the White House for 28 years, Democrats 24 years, yet Democrats have provided more jobs, he noted.