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Democratic Convention Center revealed on FOX

Reported by Chrish - August 22, 2008 -

FOX and Friends took a look inside the Democratic National Convention location, the Pepsi Center in Denver, this morning 8/22/08, interviewing Colorado Governor Bill Ritter and CEO of the DNC, Lea Dougherty.

Dougherty proudly described "putting our values into action" and told viewers that the blue carpet is made from recycled plastic bottles, and 70% of the staging is made from recycled or reclaimed materials, which will all be recycled again after the convention. Ritter described the switch to Invesco Field for Thurday's acceptance speech as "a bit of a pivot," but said they managed to get it all together.

Here's one of FOX's presentations of the magnificent venue and it's first-of-a-kind "green" accomplishments: