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Hope on! A fiery Emanuel Cleaver whips up Democratic party in Charlotte

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Politics,Beltway Confidential,Charlie Spiering

At the Democratic Convention this evening, Rep. Emanuel Cleaver D-Mo.  deviated from his prepared text to deliver a stem-winding speech that brought his fellow delegates to his feet.

“Mr. President. When everything is gone, you continue to hope,” Cleaver shouted. “As long as the God of Abraham and Isaac and Jacob sits on the throne of grace, Mr. President, Hope on! Hope on! Hope on!”

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