President Obama walks to the podium at his 2008 nominating convention. Lawmakers are inserting into the spending bill a provision allowing political parties to collect up to $97,200 from each donor to pay for their conventions. Chuck Kennedy,Scott Andrews/AP hide caption

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Democratic presidential candidate George McGovern talks about the bombs being used in Vietnam at a $250-a-person fundraising dinner in Los Angeles on Sept. 27, 1972. AP hide caption

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Cristina Saralegui waves at the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte, N.C., on Wednesday. Joe Raedle/Getty Images hide caption

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Attendees sing and dance as musician James Taylor performs onstage during the final day of the Democratic National Convention at Time Warner Cable Arena on Thursday. Joe Raedle/Getty Images hide caption

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Live Blog: Thursday At The Democratic National Convention

On the final night of the convention, President Obama will accept the nomination of his party.

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The second night of the Democratic National Convention focused heavily on the economy. Supporters and delegates cheered loudly for United Auto Workers President Bob King. Becky Lettenberger/NPR hide caption

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Live Blog: Wednesday At The Democratic National Convention

The night was all about former President Bill Clinton, who was the featured speaker.

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A general view of the start of Day 1 of the Democratic National Convention at Time Warner Cable Arena on Tuesday. Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images hide caption

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Live Blog: Tuesday At The Democratic National Convention

The first day of the Democratic National Convention was gaveled to order in Charlotte, N.C.

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San Antonio Mayor Julian Castro, left, and his twin brother State Rep. Joaquin Castro give an interview during preparations for the Democratic National Convention at Time Warner Cable Arena on Monday. Streeter Lecka/Getty Images hide caption

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