August 19, 2020

Obama to headline convention as Harris accepts VP slot

Wilmington (United States) (AFP) – Barack Obama, America’s first black president, is the keynote speaker at the Democratic convention Wednesday as Kamala Harris, the first black woman on a major party ticket, formally accepts the nomination to be Joe Biden’s running mate.Former first lady Hillary Clinton, who lost the 2016 presidential election to Republican Donald Trump, Biden’s November opponent, is also featured on the program on Day 3 of a convention being held almost entirely online for the first time.Others on the bill include Massachusetts Senator Elizabeth Warren, Nancy Pelosi, speaker…


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