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1908 Denver Democratic Convention

The 1908 Democratic National Convention was held in Denver, Colorado and nominated William Jennings Bryan of Nebraska for President. Bryan, nominated for a third unsuccessful run, lost to William Howard Taft of Ohio. The 1908 convention was the first major party convention held in a western state. The theme of the convention’s platform was “Shall the people rule?” From the platform: The conscience of the nation is now aroused to free the government from the grip of those who have made it a business asset of the favor-seeking corporations. It must become again a people’s government and be administered in all

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Errington C. Thompson, MD

Dr. Thompson is a surgeon, scholar, full-time sports fan and part-time political activist. He is active in a number of community projects and initiatives. Through medicine, he strives to improve the physical health of all he treats.

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