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The Democratic National Convention wraps up with Biden acceptance speech

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Watch Joe Biden’s nomination acceptance speech in full and discuss the speech’s appeal to voters. Continue reading

Michelle Obama caps off first night of Democratic National Convention

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Examine the way one candidate is promoted by a leading surrogate and explore the presidential nomination process. Continue reading

Trump criticized for response to Muslim military family

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Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump is being roundly criticized for his response to a speech given at the Democratic National Convention last week by the parents of Army Captain Humayun Khan, a Muslim American soldier killed in the Iraq War. Continue reading

Democratic and Republican conventions through the eyes of young voters

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PBS NewsHour’s Student Reporting Labs (SRL) traveled to the Republican and Democratic National Conventions to find a diverse range of youth perspectives on this year’s presidential election. Continue reading

Obama passes baton to Clinton at DNC

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The Democratic National Convention wrapped up its third day on Wednesday in Philadelphia with speeches by President Obama, Vice President Joe Biden and former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg. Continue reading

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