The Daily Northwestern

For Obama supporters at CNN event, ‘nothing compares’ to Grant Park

Cat Zakrzewski, Assistant Campus Editor

November 6, 2012

CHICAGO — For many gathered at CNN's public watch party for Election Night in Chicago, President Obama’s ticketed event at McCormick Place was simply not an option. The news network put up a large screen on the Thompson...

For Obama supporters at CNN event, ‘nothing compares’ to Grant Park

Cat Zakrzewski, Assistant Campus Editor

November 6, 2012

For many gathered at CNN's public watch party for Election Night in Chicago, President Obama’s ticketed event at McCormick Place was simply not an option. The news network put up a large screen on the Thompson Center in the...

Obama campaign makes it official: Election Night ‘watch party’ in Chicago

Patrick Svitek, Online Managing Editor

October 30, 2012

President Barack Obama will appear at an Election Night "watch party" at McCormick Place in Chicago, his re-election campaign announced earlier this week. The official venue selection came after several reports that Obama's...