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2012 Democratic National Convention Live Streams

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The 2012 Democratic National Convention is going down in Charlotte, NC September 4th-6th but the Covert Contact DNC Monitor is streaming live now on subscribers “Event” menus.

This monitor looks at any mentions of the convention itself, discussions about the party, and any reference to protesters (especially “Occupy” types).

Subscriptions to Covert Contact’s array of over 100 topic monitors and 350 live social media streams are available for only $10 per month.

Monitoring the GOP Convention in Tampa Florida – and the Opposition

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It looks like Hurricane Issac will go west and the show will go on. The Covert Contact GOP Convention Monitor is tracking all mentions of the convention, discussions about the Republican Party, and protest activity related to the convention. Subscribers will find it in the “Events” section of the main menu.

Subscriptions to Covert Contact’s array of over 100 topic monitors and 350 live social media streams are available for only $10 per month.

Seven Column Live Stream Monitor Tracking the 2012 Presidential Election

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Now that Romney has selected his running mate it’s time to roll out one of the widescreen monitors. This monster currently monitors the key players on both tickets and the general discussion about the race but the streams will evolve as the race progresses.

Subscribers can find it in the “7 Column Widescreen” section of their main menu.

Subscriptions to Covert Contact’s array of over 100 topic monitors and 350 live social media streams are available for only $10 per month.

Live Streams Monitoring Mitt Romney’s Running Mate – Rep. Paul Ryan

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Romney announced his selection this morning:

Mitt Romney officially announced U.S. Rep. Paul Ryan of Wisconsin — considered a rising Republican star and the party’s leader on fiscal and budgetary issues — as his running mate in the presidential race.

Ryan, appearing at the beginning of a four-day, four-state bus tour in Norfolk, moved quickly to position himself and Romney, the presumptive Republican presidential nominee, as champions of voters dissatisfied with the economy.

The Covert Contact Paul Ryan Monitor is now live. It monitors mentions of Paul Ryan, discussions about the Romney-Ryan ticket, and references to statements by Paul Ryan. Subscribers should look for it in the “People” section.

Subscriptions to Covert Contact’s array of over 100 topic monitors and 350 live social media streams are available for only $10 per month.

VP Rumors Swirl – Then Fizzle – Around CIA Director General Petraeus

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Social media has been buzzing about Romney grabbing Gen. Petraeus as a running mate but a CIA spokesman has spoken:

“Director Petraeus feels very privileged to be able to continue to serve our country in his current position and, as he has stated clearly numerous times before, he will not seek elected office.”

Read more: http://www.businessinsider.com/david-petraeus-not-vice-president-cia-spokesman-2012-8#ixzz22tqE603e

He may not have eyes on the White House but the General still deserves his own Covert Contact monitor. We just rolled one out to subscribers that looks for any discussion about Gen. Petraeus, mentions of him along with President Obama or Mitt Romney, and mentions of his work at CIA. Subscribers should Look for the General David Petraeus Monitor under “People” on their menus.

Subscriptions to Covert Contact’s array of over 100 topic monitors and 350 live social media streams are available for only $10 per month.