DNC http://kalw.org en Today on Your Call: Who is in the Obama coalition today? http://kalw.org/post/today-your-call-who-obama-coalition-today <P>On today's Your Call, as the Democratic National Convention is underway, we’ll talk about the Democratic Party.&nbsp; Support for gay marriage, abortion rights, and organized labor have all been included in a draft of the party’s platform this year. &nbsp;Who are the people standing behind the Democrats?&nbsp; And how has support for President Obama changed since 2008? Wed, 05 Sep 2012 07:00:00 +0000 Ali Budner 16176 at http://kalw.org Today on Your Call: Who is in the Obama coalition today? Kick off the DNC with Melissa Griffin http://kalw.org/post/kick-dnc-melissa-griffin <p>The Democratic National Convention is underway in Charlotte, North Carolina, and current and former Bay Area political stars are taking the stage. Speaking at the convention are House Minority leader Nancy Pelosi, Congresswomen Barbara Boxer and Dianne Feinstein, Lt. Governor Gavin Newsom, and California Attorney General- Kamala Harris.&nbsp;</p> Wed, 05 Sep 2012 01:27:18 +0000 Hana Baba 16170 at http://kalw.org Kick off the DNC with Melissa Griffin Today on Your Call: How should unions use their political clout? http://kalw.org/post/today-your-call-how-should-unions-use-their-political-clout <P>On today's Your Call, we’ll have a conversation about the role of unions in the presidential elections. Unions are spending more than $400M to help reelect President Obama. How are unions using their political dollars?&nbsp; And what is it getting them? Join us at 10am PST or leave a comment here. What role should unions play&nbsp; in electoral politics? Tue, 04 Sep 2012 08:08:04 +0000 Malihe Razazan 16124 at http://kalw.org Today on Your Call: How should unions use their political clout?