Queen City Blues

Charlotte, N.C. — This city may be hosting the Democrats, but it offers more than lefty politics. Over on the homepage, I drive down the Billy Graham Parkway and visit the Graham Library. Later, I try some local barbecue.

Graham, who is 93 years old, has been an informal presidential adviser since the 1950s, when he befriended Eisenhower.

Robert Costa — Robert Costa is National Review's Washington editor and a CNBC political analyst. He manages NR's Capitol Hill bureau and covers the White House, Congress, and national campaigns. ...

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