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Hundreds Of Delegates, Journalists Locked Out Of Democratic Convention

Democrats apparently distribute more credentials than people can fit inside. Fire marshal temporarily shuts down access to the Time Warner Center.

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Mayhem at #dnc2012. Hundreds of delegates, journalists locked out of arena. http://t.co/UUWncFmG

Mayhem at #dnc2012. Hundreds of delegates, journalists locked out of arena. http://t.co/UUWncFmG-- Dana Milbank

#dnc2012 debacle. http://t.co/h5y6ZlqP-- Dana Milbank

TWC arena over capacity. I don't understand: aren't there only as many credentials as seats? This is an arena not a nightclub

TWC arena over capacity. I don't understand: aren't there only as many credentials as seats? This is an arena not a nightclub-- Ben Adler

Bill Burton and Laura Capps among those locked out at #DNC2012

Bill Burton and Laura Capps among those locked out at #DNC2012-- Dana Milbank

Arena is on lockdown and crowds getting testy. http://t.co/uIv0a0lh

Arena is on lockdown and crowds getting testy. http://t.co/uIv0a0lh-- Jake Tapper

Well i can sure see why the fire marshall got all concerned http://t.co/1KElMsZZ

Well i can sure see why the fire marshall got all concerned http://t.co/1KElMsZZ-- Jake Tapper

#CLT fire dept says Time Warner Arena is at capacity. Not letting dozens of people with credentials in. #DNC1012

#CLT fire dept says Time Warner Arena is at capacity. Not letting dozens of people with credentials in. #DNC1012-- Jody Barr

Fire marshal has relented at #DNC2012 but Secret Service saying those not in the throng at door may be out of luck.

Fire marshal has relented at #DNC2012 but Secret Service saying those not in the throng at door may be out of luck.-- Dana Milbank