He may have voted for Obama Care, but he won't be in Charlotte this summer to adulate its author.
North Country Congressman Bill Owens will be skipping the Democratic National Convention, which will be the ultimate pep rally for President Obama.
Observers say Democrats in close districts will stay away fromt he DNC in hopes of presenting an independent image in their home district.
I was a delegate to the 1992 DNC and it was a lot of fun. Quite the experience, but it was being held in NYC and not in the Tar Heel State.
Western NY Rep. Kathy Hochul is also skipping Obama-mania...She will stay home as well.
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