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Sanders Supporters On The March Against Clinton

Mon, 07/25/2016 - 4:10am

There's been a lot of talk about party unity at the Democratic National Convention, but many progressives who backed Bernie Sanders continue to have misgivings about Hillary Clinton.

Michigan Lawmaker Offers Her Views On The Democratic Convention

Mon, 07/25/2016 - 4:10am

David Greene speaks with Democratic Rep. Debbie Dingell of Michigan, whose district is home to the auto industry, about this week's Democratic National Convention.

Why Hillary Clinton's Big Moment May Not Feel Historical

Mon, 07/25/2016 - 4:10am

Hillary Clinton is making history as the first female nominee of a major U.S. political party. But for many this milestone doesn't feel like a big deal, in part because of her long experience.

In North Philadelphia, 'The Best And Worst Of The City'

Sun, 07/24/2016 - 4:08pm

Community activist and Clinton delegate Malcolm Kenyatta gives Michel Martin a tour of his neighborhood in North Philadelphia, where he was born and where he sees lessons for the Democratic Party.

A Brief History Of Spousal Speeches At Political Conventions

Sun, 07/24/2016 - 4:08pm

Following the controversy surrounding Melania Trump's speech at the RNC, NPR looks at a history of speeches given by the spouses of those running for president, starting with Eleanor Roosevelt.

Debbie Wasserman Schultz Announces Resignation With Convention Set To Begin

Sun, 07/24/2016 - 4:08pm

The Democratic National Convention starts Monday with party chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz under fire after a leak of emails showing bias toward Hillary Clinton during the primaries.

Bernie Sanders Supporters Rally Amid Controversy Over DNC's Role

Sun, 07/24/2016 - 4:08pm

Supporters of Bernie Sanders rallied in Philadelphia Sunday, a day before the Democratic convention begins. They are upset after leaked emails appear to show the DNC favored Clinton in the primaries.

Green Party's Jill Stein Wants To Be 'Plan B' For Bernie Sanders Supporters

Sun, 07/24/2016 - 2:00pm

"I will feel horrible if Donald Trump is elected, I will feel horrible if Hillary Clinton is elected," says Green Party candidate Jill Stein. She says the two big parties lock out other voices.

Bernie Sanders: DNC Emails 'Outrageous' But 'Not A Shock'

Sun, 07/24/2016 - 11:00am

Sanders also, once again, called on DNC Chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz to resign.

As VP Nominee, Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine Hits The Campaign Trail With Hillary

Sun, 07/24/2016 - 6:48am

Hillary Clinton introduced Senator Tim Kaine as her vice presidential running mate at a huge coming-out party event in Miami. She called Kaine "my kind of guy."

To Break Through The News Feed Echo Chamber, Political Opinion Writers Read Opposing Voices

Sun, 07/24/2016 - 6:48am

Amy Goodman of Democracy Now; Jennifer Rubin of the Washington Post; Ramesh Ponnuru of National Review; and Jonathan Chait of New York Magazine, tell us who they read even if they don't always agree.

Democratic National Convention 2016: What To Expect In Philadelphia

Sun, 07/24/2016 - 6:48am

Now that the Republican convention is over, it's the Democrats' turn. Correspondent Mara Liasson tells NPR's Elise Hu what to expect from the Democratic Party Convention that starts Monday.

Rallies, Marches And A 'Fart-In': Philadelphia Gets Ready For The DNC

Sun, 07/24/2016 - 6:48am

As Democrats prepare for their convention in Philadelphia, protesters are preparing too. Bernie Sanders supporters and others are organizing rallies around the city.

The Reason Your Feed Became An Echo Chamber — And What To Do About It

Sun, 07/24/2016 - 6:01am

It often feels as if social media serves less as a bridge than an echo chamber, with algorithms that feed us information we already know and like. So, how do you break that loop? We ask some experts.

Leaked Democratic Party Emails Show Members Tried To Undercut Sanders

Sat, 07/23/2016 - 4:52pm

Just days before the Democratic National Committee convention gets underway, WikiLeaks releases almost 20,000 emails among DNC staff, revealing discussions of topics from Bernie Sanders to the media.

Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf Hopes Democrats Rally Behind Clinton At DNC

Sat, 07/23/2016 - 4:03pm

Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf shares a preview of the Democratic National Convention, which takes place in Philadelphia next week.

The Rise, Fall And Lasting Influence Of Roger Ailes

Sat, 07/23/2016 - 4:03pm

Roger Ailes' biographer Gabriel Sherman discusses Ailes' influence on conservative politics and what his departure from Fox News means for the network's future.

Barbershop: Democrats Talk Core Values In Philadelphia

Sat, 07/23/2016 - 4:03pm

Democrats Malcolm Kenyatta, who is a Clinton delegate, social worker Amy Hoag, and Gary Frazier of Black Men for Bernie are in Philadelphia for the DNC. They discuss challenges facing the party.

Clinton-Kaine Ticket Makes Debut In Miami

Sat, 07/23/2016 - 4:03pm

Hillary Clinton has chosen Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine as the vice presidential nominee for the Democratic ticket for president. They campaigned together for the first time in Miami Saturday.

WATCH: Tim Kaine Makes Campaign Trail Debut: 'I Like To Fight For Right'

Sat, 07/23/2016 - 12:48pm

"Do you want a 'you're fired' president or a 'you're hired' president?" Kaine asked the crowd in Miami.

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