The 2012 Democratic Party's Platform Committee met Saturday in Detroit. At this meeting, members of the Committee are considering amendments to the draft before it goes to the full convention. One key part of the platform is a plank in support of same-sex marriage.
The political consultants need to get paid, and that direct mail needs postage. Then there's the website and the campaign staff. These are the things candidates in the upcoming Virginia primary are spending big money on.
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