National party conventions are, at least in part, opportunities for the presidential tickets to showcase their message, and make the case to the American people, that they deserve their vote.
So what message will the folks at home take away from the Obama/Biden and McCain/Palin conventions?
Joining WBUR's Bob Oakes to talk about the campaign messaging, is WBUR's Senior Media Analyst, John Carroll.
This program aired on September 5, 2008. The audio for this program is not available.