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Marion Barry Says DC Has Horrible Viewpoint at DNC

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - D.C. Councilman Marion Barry has been vocal on Twitter this week at the Democratic National Convention.

The former mayor has been urging greater action and visibility on the issue of D.C. statehood and voting rights in Congress.

He accuses the DNC of marginalizing the D.C. delegation and said it was wrong that Delegate Eleanor Holmes Norton was not given a speaking role at the convention.

Barry Tweeted a link showing an image of the view the D.C. delegates have of the main stage at the DNC. reports that several states which will likely go for Mitt Romney in November have better views at the arena in Charlotte.

By Erin B 09/06/2012 01:50:00