Without mentioning Donald Trump by name, first lady Michelle Obama stood before the Democratic convention on Monday and drew a sharp sketch of the Republican nominee that stood in harsh contrast to her gauzy portrait of Hillary Clinton as a woman who has looked out for children and the disadvantaged all her life.
Hillary Clinton appealed for veterans’ support during a speech at the VFW Convention in Charlotte Monday, where she also repeatedly criticized rival Donald Trump’s statements and positions without mentioning his name.
Working-class voters in South Carolina will be more likely to vote Democratic in November now that Hillary Clinton has chosen Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine as her running mate, state party officials said Monday.
Newly leaked emails show just how hard Democratic party staffers worked to reward donors with tickets to White House events and seats next to President Barack Obama based on a contributor’s financial generosity, many times after they blatantly asked for perks.
A top official with Hillary Clinton’s campaign on Sunday accused the Russian government of orchestrating the release of damaging Democratic Party records in order to help the campaign of Republican Donald Trump – and some cyber security experts in the U.S. and overseas agree.
This week, Hillary Clinton will become the first woman to win the presidential nomination of a major U.S. political party. It’s a historic feat that is long overdue, some S.C. women say. Other S.C. women are less thrilled.
Former President Bill Clinton will speak on presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton at the Democratic National Convention, seeking to sing the political and personal praises of his wife without overshadowing her.
During the first night of the Democratic National Convention on Monday, Columbia Mayor Steve Benjamin was a common sight. During speeches by Sen. Cory Booker, D-NJ., and First Lady Michelle Obama, Benjamin was pictured sitting next to former President Bill Clinton at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia. Clinton’s wife, the former U.S. senator and Secretary of State, Hillary Clinton is expected to be named the Democrats presidential nominee.
Day 1: Bernie Sanders delivered an unequivocal endorsement of Hillary Clinton in Philadelphia, sowing harmony in a party recently marked by discord. Party luminary senators Cory Booker, Elizabeth Warren and Al Franken also graced the stage, but it was Michelle Obama who was the highlight of the night, with a powerful, personal and emotional speech. Day 2: We’re watching for Bill Clinton.
You never know what is going to catch Twitter’s eye during a political convention. On the first night of the Democratic National Convention, a Sarah Silverman scold of Bernie Sanders supporters nearly blew up Twitter. And thanks to actor Ken Jeong, Democrats have a new catch phrase that will likely not go over well in the Trump household.
Despite calls from Sen. Bernie Sanders for party unification, his supporters booed and chanted as speakers called for support of Hillary Clinton at the Democratic National Convention. The four-day convention kicked off on Monday in Philadelphia. CREDIT: Natalie Fertig - McClatchy
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