The Daily Northwestern

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...

CNN slates public viewing for Election Night in Chicago

Patrick Svitek, Online Managing Editor

November 6, 2012

CNN will host a public watch party of its Election Night coverage in Chicago, offering a more accessible alternative to the president's ticketed event at McCormick Place. The news network announced Monday night that it will put up the "largest screen in the city" at the Thompson Center plaza in ...