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Democrats Call for a Nation of ‘Shared Prosperity’

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Posted on Sep 9, 2012
AP/David Goldman

Delegates dance on the floor as musician James Taylor sings, “How Sweet It Is to Be Loved By You,” during a sound check at the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte, N.C.

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