Conventions Social Media

August 17, 2012 - 10:45 AM
In this screen shot provided by the Committee on Arrangements for the 2012 Republican National Convention, the committee's Twitter account is seen. Social media is making the smoke-filled rooms of political conventions a thing of the past. Democrats are promising to use Twitter, Facebook and blogs to make their 2012 convention the most open to the public in the party’s two-century history. (AP Photo/Committee on Arrangements for the 2012 Republican National Convention)