Government & Politics

Government & Politics

Democrats promise new push for gun control

This year’s Democratic National Convention is making gun violence a higher priority than it was at the past three. Presidential nominee Hillary Clinton and her running mate, Tim Kaine have put the fight for tougher gun laws at the heart of their campaign for the White House.

Government & Politics

Heads may need to roll at DNC, former chairman says

Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe urges the Democratic National Committee and Hillary Clinton’s presidential campaign to get ahead of any potentially damaging emails that WikiLeaks’ founder has vowed to make public. However, Clinton campaign Communications Director Jennifer Palmieri tells McClatchy the former secretary of state’s camp hasn’t asked to see the DNC emails and isn’t likely to.

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Charlotte superdelegate retraces her grandmother’s DNC steps

Pat Cotham, a superdelegate from North Carolina, reminisces about her grandmother, Bess Spencer, and the "family tradition" of being a delegate. Bess was one of the 15 female delegates at the Democratic National Convention of 1948.
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Charlotte superdelegate retraces her grandmother’s DNC steps 1:35

Charlotte superdelegate retraces her grandmother’s DNC steps

Bill Clinton recounts how he met and married Hillary Clinton 3:25

Bill Clinton recounts how he met and married Hillary Clinton

The best of the nominations that helped Hillary Clinton make history 3:45

The best of the nominations that helped Hillary Clinton make history

Elizabeth Banks mocks Trump's 'We Are The Champions' intro at DNC 4:20

Elizabeth Banks mocks Trump's 'We Are The Champions' intro at DNC

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