Democratic National Convention
Series of presidential nominating conventions of the United States Democratic Party
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Biden, Harris to AZ: Vote like life depends on itDemocrats Joe Biden and Kamala Harris urged voters in the battleground state of Arizona Thursday to vote "like your life depends on it." It's their first campaign trip together since the Democratic..
Joe Biden and joint fundraising committees raise over $300M in AugustThe massive cash haul flooded in last month as Biden announced his running mate, Kamala Harris, and accepted his party's nomination in the first ever virtual Democratic National Convention.
What to expect from the 2020 Republican National ConventionThe 2020 Republican National Convention got underway Monday morning in Charlotte, North Carolina. Unlike last week's Democratic National Convention, all 336 Republican delegates have been invited for..
DNC panelist speaks out about firearm suicideDNC panelist Khary Penebaker joins CBSN to discuss his appearance at the Democratic National Convention and his firsthand advice for people struggling with suicidal thoughts.
Fact check: DNC didn't leave out 'under God' from the Pledge of AllegianceTwo meetings of Democrats did not recite the phrase "under God" when saying the pledge. It's partly false to say DNC omitted or took out the clause.
Supreme Court, federal judiciary rising as key issue in presidential, Senate electionsThe platform approved by the Democratic National Convention this week calls for adding more judges to federal trial and appeals courts.
Trump’s Approval Rating, Biden’s Speech: 2020 Campaign HighlightsThe Democratic National Convention, on the whole, was aimed more at appealing to moderates than rallying the base. Will the Republicans take the opposite approach?
A Presidential Historian Makes a Rare Appearance in Today’s Political ArenaJon Meacham’s remarks at this week’s Democratic National Convention sprang from a long friendship with Joe Biden and a desire to add historical context to the present moment.
Joe Biden bets big on 'character, compassion, decency' at DNC convention. Is that enough to activate the base?Joe Biden touted character and civility over sharp ideology as the best weapons against Donald Trump coming out of the DNC's 2020 virtual convention.
Fact-Checking the Democratic National ConventionThe four-day virtual event focused on character rather than policy. Still, Democrats exaggerated about Social Security, jobs and the coronavirus pandemic.
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Trump slams Biden as he accepts Democratic nominationPresident Trump took aim at Joe Biden on the final day of the Democratic National Convention. CBS News White House correspondent Paula Reid joins CBSN with that plus more on the charges against former..
Michael Bloomberg Upstaged by Housefly During DNC SpeechFormer Presidential candidate Michael Bloomberg knows how to generate buzz ... just ask the fly that swooped in on his big moment at the DNC, and stole the spotlight. Bloomberg scored a prime spot at..
Impact of Joe Biden’s acceptance speech, Democratic National Convention“Face the Nation” moderator Margaret Brennan joins “CBS This Morning” to talk about Joe Biden's acceptance speech, Steve Bannon's arrest and the upcoming Republican National Convention.
Eye Opener: Joe Biden calls for unity in DNC speechJoe Biden officially became the Democratic nominee for president Thursday night and pledged to unite the country in his speech at the DNC. Also, Steve Bannon, a former adviser to President Donald..
Steph Curry and family endorse Joe Biden in Democratic National Convention videoSteph Curry, his wife Ayesha and daughters Riley and Ryan appeared in a DNC video Thursday night to endorse Joe Biden for president.
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Joe Biden accepts Democratic nomination and vows to "restore the soul of America"Joe Biden officially accepted the Democratic presidential nomination during the final night of the Democratic National Convention, delivering a speech where he vowed to unify the country if elected...
DNC Highlights: Speeches from Joe Biden, Michael Bloomberg, and MoreFor days, Democrats at the convention cast Joe Biden as a big-tent candidate for a big-tent moment. On Thursday, he made a broad appeal for support.
Teen who bonded with Biden over stutter delivers DNC speech"About a few months ago, I met him in New Hampshire and he told me we are members of the same club. We stutter," Brayden said.
Joe Biden Accepts Presidential Nomination: Full TranscriptIn his acceptance speech on the final night of the Democratic National Convention, Mr. Biden vowed to help lead the nation through a ‘season of darkness’ and restore decency to America.
13-year-old speaks at DNC about bond with Biden over stutterBrayden Harrington, 13, spoke at the DNC about how he bonded with Joe Biden because they both have a stutter. "He told me that we were members of the same club -- we stutter," Brayden said. Watch his..
Full text: Joe Biden's DNC speech"May history be able to say that the end of this chapter of American darkness began here tonight as love and hope and light joined in the battle for the soul of the nation," Biden said.
Biden vows "this is a battle we win" in DNC speechJoe Biden accepted the Democratic nomination for president in a 20-minute speech on Thursday night. He called the election a "battle for the soul of America." Watch his full speech.
Honking cars and flashing headlights: A drive-in celebration replaced the balloon drop at the DNCSeveral hundred people — delegates, elected officials and other Delaware dignitaries — gathered in Frawley Stadium's parking lot Thursday night to watch Joe Biden's speech.
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Buttigieg praises Biden's early support for marriage equality at DNCIn his speech at the Democratic National Convention, Pete Buttigieg praised his former rival, Joe Biden, for his early support for marriage equality. "Love makes my marriage real, but political courage..
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DNC pays tribute to Biden's late son BeauOn the fourth night of the Democratic National Convention, the Democrats paid tribute to Joe BIden's son Beau, who died in 2015. Beau Biden served in the Delaware National Guard and served as state..
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Comedian Sarah Cooper riffs on Trump at DNCComedian Sarah Cooper appeared at the DNC's convention, reviving her famous TikTok videos in which she imitates Donald Trump. After her comedy skit, where she copied Trump talking about mail-in..
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Andrew Yang makes an appeal to 2016 Trump voters at DNC: "I get it"Andrew Yang, who Joe Biden faced in the primary, said in his Democratic National Convention speech that he understood the appeal of voting for President Trump in 2016. "I get it. But we must give this..
California governor emphasizes climate change threat at DNCCalifornia Governor Gavin Newsom, appearing from a forest while wildfires ravage the state, used his time at the Democratic National Convention to emphasize the importance of recognizing the threat of..
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2020 Democratic National Convention, Day 4: Live updatesJoe Biden formally accepts the Democratic nomination for president.
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From Obama, Plenty of Drama in a Rare Display at the Democratic ConventionBarack Obama’s excoriation of his successor and his plea to voters who he says will decide the fate of American democracy was an unusually emotional performance for the former president.
Joe Biden to give acceptance speech at DNC tonightJoe Biden takes center stage tonight at the Democratic National Convention as he accepts the nomination for president. His running mate, Kamala Harris, and former President Obama spoke last night. CBS..
At DNC, Democrats cite dangers of another Trump termDemocrats urged voters to reject another four years of the Trump presidency Wednesday night at the DNC. CBS News political contributor Antjuan Seawright and CBS News political analyst Leslie Sanchez..
Understanding Kamala Harris' multiracial identityVice presidential nominee Kamala Harris gave her acceptance speech at the Democratic National Convention, highlighting her upbringing as a multiracial child and how her mother helped her become a..
Highlights from Joe Biden's almost 50 years at Democratic conventionsJoe Biden has traveled to all but one Democratic National Convention over the past 48 years, playing a supporting role for the party's nominee. This year the convention is coming home to him – he'll..
The Phantom-Limb Democratic ConventionMilwaukee is the titular site of the Democratic National Convention, defined less by what is happening inside the Wisconsin Center than what is not.
Warren gives nod to Black Lives Matter with 'BLM' in background of DNC speechSen. Elizabeth Warren shared a subtle message during her DNC speech Wednesday night, displaying the letters "BLM" in block letters behind her.
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Voters weigh in on Kamala Harris nomination speechDemocratic Vice Presidential nominee Kamala Harris embraced her historic role as the first Black woman on a national political ticket, but voters have different views on the effectiveness of her..