Presidential candidates today frequently use popular pieces of music as campaign "theme songs" often without approval from the musicians themselves. But using music on the campaign trail is not a modern phenomenon: it goes back to our earliest presidential elections.
Former Presidents Clinton and Carter are among Monday night Democratic convention speakers. We’ll hear different perspectives on the Democratic effort to sway undecided voters.
- Susan Page Washington bureau chief for "USA Today"
- Joe Trippi Head of the multimedia consulting firm Trippi and Associates. He managed Howard Dean's presidential campaign, and is the author of "The Revolution Will Not Be Televised."
- David Keene chairman of the American Conservative Union and managing associate with Carmen Group, a D.C.-based governmental-affairs firm
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