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Bernie Sanders Tells His Supporters To ‘Fight For Democracy And Decency’ And Vote For Joe Biden

Sanders – one of Biden's primary opponents – went all in for the former vice president and urged his loyal supporters to do the same.

John Kasich Preemptively Destroys Trump’s Attacks On Biden

Former Ohio Gov. John Kasich wrecked Trump's attacks on Joe Biden as being taken by the "radical left" at the Democratic convention.

Gretchen Whitmer Cuts Trump To The Bone By Reminding America That Obama/Biden Really Saved Auto Jobs

Gov. Gretchen Whitmer (D-MI) took apart Trump by pointing out at the Democratic convention that it was Obama and Biden who really saved manufacturing jobs.

The Trump Campaign Implodes Less Than An Hour Into The Democratic Convention

It took Trump's campaign and supporters less than an hour to implode after the start of the 2020 Democratic National Convention.

Bernie Sanders just made the progressive case for Joe Biden

Sanders drew a stark contrast between Trump and a progressive Biden presidency.

The 5 most important words in Michelle Obama’s DNC speech

Democrats are telling their voters not to trust the post office.

The First Day Of Joe Biden’s Nominating Convention Was Not About Joe Biden

Democrats put the spotlight on everyday people's stories to paint the chaos of the Trump administration and convince Republicans to come to their side.

Bernie Sanders Makes Case For Supporters To Unite Behind Joe Biden

“We need an unprecedented response" to Donald Trump, the senator from Vermont said. "And we need Joe Biden as our next president.”

Republicans Cross Party Lines To Back Joe Biden At DNC

Former Ohio Gov. John Kasich and other longtime GOP voters appeared virtually at the DNC to endorse the Democratic ticket in 2020.

Biden’s DNC brings together Bernie Sanders and John Kasich

Donna Edwards and David Jolly react to the big tent the 2020 DNC has brought together to endorse the Biden-Harris ticket.

DNC speaker Kristin Urquiza who lost dad to COVID-19: 'I'm enraged'

DNC speaker Kristin Urquiza, who shared the story of her late father who was a Trump supporter and felt 'betrayed' with his response to COVID-19, discusses her story and why she feels like when she votes for Joe Biden it will be for her dad.

Analysis | A crisp opening for the Democrats, but questions remain that only Biden can answer

Led by Michelle Obama, Democratic and Republican speakers go after President Trump and boost former vice president Joe Biden as the virtual convention offers a new look to an old tradition.

Analysis | Michelle Obama’s full speech to the Democratic National Convention, annotated

Former first lady Michelle Obama's speech took on Trump and Trumpism more directly than she did in her well-received 2016 Democratic National Convention speech.

6 takeaways from the DNC's first night

Michelle Obama closed the first night of an unprecedented Democratic convention with a powerful, direct-to-camera excoriation of Donald Trump's presidency that could reverberate through the rest of the 2020 campaign.

Analysis: Michelle Obama makes a moral case against Donald Trump

Former first lady Michelle Obama's speech at the Democratic National Convention was not just a powerful condemnation of President Donald Trump's record and handling of the pandemic, it was an appeal aimed at the heart and conscience of every American who has watched the chaos of the last four years and yearned to make things right.

Van Jones: Michelle Obama's remarkable master class (Opinion)

Van Jones writes that Michelle Obama's Monday evening speech on the first night of the Democratic National Convention offered a master class on how to effectively communicate a message. In a few short minutes, she made the case for Joe Biden, reached out to disaffected voters, and was remarkably honest.

Biden says he thought about suicide after 1972 death of his wife and daughter

The revelation comes in an upcoming CNN documentary on the former vice president’s struggles with familial loss.

5 key takeaways from 1st night of Democratic National Convention

Key takeaways from the first night of the Democratic National Convention, where Democrats are kicking off their nominating process for former vice president Joe Biden.

Biden looks outside party's virtual walls in opening night of convention: ANALYSIS

The first-ever virtual convention displayed a uniquely Biden calculation about where the country is and where it may want to go.

DNC 2020 Day 1: Michelle Obama, former rivals rally behind Joe Biden as they take aim at Trump's COVID-19 response

The DNC opens its convention under the theme of unity, with speakers who represent the party's progressive and traditional platforms

Biden seeks to win over progressives and Republicans on night one

Presumptive Democratic nominee Joe Biden gambled on Monday night that he could use his nominating convention to win over skeptical progressives and swing Republicans, a balancing act his campaign hopes will cut off President Trump’s path to reelec

Trump lashes out at Cuomo after his Democratic convention speech

President Trump lashed out at New York Gov.

Michelle Obama takes hatchet to Trump record, character in convention speech

Former first lady Michelle Obama on Monday launched a direct attack on President Trump's character and record in the White House during a virtual address to the Democratic National Convention that opened and closed with a forceful call to vote.

Trump: 'We moved the capital of Israel to Jerusalem. That's for the evangelicals'

President Trump on Monday claimed that he "moved the capital of Israel to Jerusalem" for "the evangelicals," appearing to refer to his decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel and relocate the U.S. embassy there.

Kamala Harris Is Far Worse Than Hillary Clinton | RealClearPolitics

Kamala Harris Is Far Worse Than Hillary Clinton | RealClearPolitics

The Chaotic, Desperate, Last-Minute Trump 2020 Reboot | RealClearPolitics

The Chaotic, Desperate, Last-Minute Trump 2020 Reboot | RealClearPolitics

Donna Brazile criticizes Michelle Obama's DNC speech while rest of Fox News panel praises it

A Fox News panel largely heaped praise on former first lady Michelle Obama's speech closing out the first night of the Democratic National Convention on Monday.

St. Louis couple who waved guns at protesters to appear at GOP convention

A St. Louis couple who pointed their guns at Black Lives Matter protesters in a viral incident is set to appear at the Republican National Convention next week.

Andrew Cuomo ripped for calling coronavirus a 'metaphor' for 'America’s body politic'

Andrew Cuomo faced sharp criticism for saying that the coronavirus pandemic, which tore through his state and resulted in more than 32,000 deaths there, was a metaphor for the state of American politics.

Biden to team up with Tom Hanks for grassroots fundraiser

Joe Biden and actor Tom Hanks will hold a fundraising event together the same week as the 2020 Democratic National Convention.

Convention stage set for Biden nomination as Michelle Obama, Sanders kick off week of Trump-bashing

After a night when some of the biggest names in the Democratic Party – and some in the Republican Party - excoriated President Trump and his time in the White House, the stage is now set for Tuesday’s roll call where delegates will officially cast votes to nominate Joe Biden as the Democratic presidential nominee.

Trump campaign, GOP blast first night of Democratic Convention

Good morning and welcome to Fox News First. Here's what you need to know as you start your day ... Trump campaign lambasts first night of Democratic convention as a 'Hollywood-produced infomercial'

Michelle Obama’s 2020 DNC Speech Urges Americans To Vote Early, By Mail, And ‘In Person’ If Possible

Former First Lady Michelle Obama's 2020 Democratic National Convention speech urged voters to cast ballots early and by mail where possible.

Sanders Calls On Progressives To Rally Behind Biden Against Trump: ‘Future Of Our Democracy Is At Stake’

Vermont Democratic Sen. Bernie Sanders urged his supporters to rally behind his primary adversary former vice president Joe Biden.

‘Dysfunctional And Incompetent’: New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo Criticizes Federal Government’s Coronavirus Response

Democratic NY Gov. Andrew Cuomo claimed at the Democratic National Convention Monday that the federal government didn't properly respond to coronavirus.

Michelle Obama Offers Gloomy Convention Speech: I Hate Politics'

Former first lady Michelle Obama delivered a gloomy pre-taped speech at the Democrat National Convention on Monday.

Van Jones: Michelle Obama Was 'Beautiful'--Her Speech Was an 'Extraordinary Moment' in American Life

Monday on CNN, political analyst for the network Van Jones heaped praise on former first lady Michelle Obama's speech closing the first night of the Democratic convention. | Clips

Michelle Obama Drops A Truth Bomb And Obliterates Trump

Former First Lady Michelle Obama closed out night one of the Democratic convention that destroyed Trump with total honesty.

Trump promised to end the American carnage. The Democrats’ best argument is that he caused it.

In 2017, Trump promised to end "this American carnage." Four years later, carnage defines his presidency.

Michelle Obama: Trump 'In Over His Head,' Is 'Wrong President For This Country'

"It is what it is," the former first lady said in a stirring speech at the 2020 Democratic National Convention.

Analysis: Hits and misses from Night 1 of the Democratic National Convention

The first night of the 2020 Democratic National Convention is in the books.

Video: Michelle Obama’s 2020 DNC keynote address

The former first lady spoke on the first night of the 2020 Democratic National Convention.

The Memo — Michelle Obama shines, scorching Trump

It was Michelle Obama’s night — again.The former first lady was the standout speaker, by some distance, on the first night of the Democratic National Convention Monday.

GOP concerned as Democratic convention showcases 'average' Republicans backing Biden

Joe Biden put Republican voters who supported President Trump four years ago front and center on Night One of the Democratic convention, a tactic Republican operatives said could help move fence-saddling Republicans into Biden's corner.

Highlights From The First Night Of The Democratic Convention

The first night of the DNC included long pauses and gaps between segments, regretful Republicans, and Bernie Sanders saying Biden has become more progressive.

***Live Updates*** Democratic National Convention Night One

The four-day virtual Democratic National Convention kicks off Monday evening with a “We The People” theme. Featured speakers will include former first lady Michelle Obama, Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT), House Majority Whip Jim Clyburn (D-SC), Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer, and former Republican Ohio Governor John Kasich. Stay tuned to Breitbart News for live updates throughout the evening. All times eastern. | 2020 Election

'It Is What It Is' - Classless Michelle Obama Trashes Trump in Dem Convention Speech (VIDEO)

Classless Michelle Obama trashed President Trump in her pre-recorded speech for Monday night’s keynote slot at the Democrat convention. Without naming the President, the former First Lady trashed Trump and asserted that he “cannot meet this moment.” “He is clearly in over his head. It is what it is,” she said. “If you think things…

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