U.S. Democrats officially nominate Obama as candidate

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Posted: Sep 06, 2012 12:16 AM
U.S. Democrats officially nominate Obama as candidate

CHARLOTTE (Reuters) - The Democratic Party officially nominated U.S. President Barack Obama on Thursday as its candidate for the November 6 election to face Republican Mitt Romney.

Obama was chosen overwhelmingly at the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte, North Carolina.

(Reporting by Alistair Bell; Editing by; Doina Chiacu)