ON STATE OF THE UNION:
Candy talked to three prominent Democrats on the party’s campaign message and firing up the base:
Maryland Governor Martin O'Malley: “This is the contrast, we are about jobs and opportunity, and they are about bigger tax breaks about billionaires.”
North Carolina Governor Bev Perdue: “Folks want people to come together to solve the problems and the challenges of America.”
Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa: “We have the most comprehensive ground effort in ever... and we are going to be focusing on the Latino vote. We will be focusing on the 12 or 13 states where the election is in swing opportunity.”
Fmr. President Bill Clinton has spoken at six straight Democratic conventions. This week's will be his 7th in 24 years.
Senior Romney Campaign Adviser Eric Fehrnstrom weighed in on Mitt Romney's speech at the RNC last week and their campaign plans moving forward.
CNN's Jessica Yellin and The Washington Post's Dan Balz weigh on last week's RNC convention and preview this week's DNC convention.
Ann Romney reflects on the GOP convention and talks how about how her husband's campaign can close the gender gap and appeal to women voters.
Senior Obama Campaign adviser Robert Gibbs on last week's RNC convention and this week's DNC convention.
Gov, Bev Perdue, Gov, Martin O'Malley and Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa preview this week's Democratic convention.