The Republican National Convention will be held in Tampa, Florida. The Democrats are near a final choice between St. Louis, Cleveland and the likely frontrunner, Charlotte, North Carolina.
The St. Louis Post-Dispatch just interviewed Colorado participants in winning and hosting the 2008 Democratic Convention in Denver.
In spite of various challenges, such as fundraising and protests (recreate 68), the convention was an overwhelming success, such for the city, the state and the Democratic Party. It helped put John Hickenlooper in the Governor’s mansion.