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Vail to support Dem convention

The Associated Press
Aspen, CO Colorado

DENVER ” Vail Resorts has pledged a contribution to help with environmental efforts at the 2008 Democratic National Convention in Denver.

The convention host committee announced the pledge on Monday but didn’t say how much it would be, or whether it would be cash or in-kind services.

The host committee has said it wants to make the Denver convention as environmentally friendly as possible.

The convention will be Aug. 25-28, 2008. It’s expected to draw nearly 5,000 delegates and alternates and thousands more family members, media and others.