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Joe Biden formally became the Democratic nominee with Tuesday's roll call. His wife, Jill Biden, closed the night speaking from a classroom.

August 19 2020 1:36 AM

Malcolm Kenyatta, Sam Park, and Robert Garcia became the first LGBTQ+ speakers in a keynote slot at the national convention.

August 18 2020 10:54 PM

The former first lady's speech capped the first night of the Democratic National Convention.

August 18 2020 12:14 AM

Pete Buttigieg, Tammy Baldwin, Danica Roem, and others are scheduled to appear.

August 17 2020 5:36 PM

Harris is a longtime LGBTQ+ ally and the first woman of color on a major-party presidential ticket.

August 11 2020 4:36 PM

The platform is the first from either major party to mention trans women of color, nonbinary people, and much more.

August 04 2020 4:10 PM

Rufus Gifford was ambassador to Denmark during President Obama's second term and later ran for Congress.

June 18 2020 5:00 AM