Denver Convention By the Numbers
The Democratic National Convention in Denver was a success. How so? Some numbers:
- The Denver Host Committee, which lagged behind its fundraising goal until the end, ended up raising $10 million more than its $40.6 million goal.
- At the Republican convention in New York in 2004, there were 1,800 arrests. Total arrests in Denver: 154.
- The Denver Metro Convention & Visitors Bureau secured 190,000 hotel rooms. 170,000 were put reserved by the DNC.
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