All that time and money spent in Tampa at the RNC didn't move the ball any closer to the goal post. According to USA TODAY, Romney's Gallup poll number remains at 46, a point lower than Obama's.
This week, now that Democrats are aware of that stuck figure, those orchestrating the DNC in Charlotte will likely put on a show that will convert into higher poll numbers. For example, they could be analyzing independent and undecided voter profiles. From what they find out they will frame the issues and create the appropriate tone and content.
One item on their agenda could be to address the accusations made in the film "2016: Obama's America." The president will have tobe depicted as a champion of capitalism, in addition to being a leader with a heart.