Big-name no-shows for the GOP, Dem conventions
Published 08/16/2012, The Jamestown Sun
WASHINGTON (AP) — Sarah Palin and George W. Bush won't be in Tampa, Fla. Hillary Rodham Clinton and Al Gore won't make the trip to Charlotte, N.C. And scores of other Republican and Democratic stars are taking a pass as their parties gather for this year's national conventions.Word count: 834
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