Inside the 2016 DNC as Hillary Clinton accepts Democratic Party’s nomination

For the duration of the 2016 Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia, our reporters have been covering the people and activities throughout the convention. From early morning delegate breakfasts at far off hotels, to keynote speakers each night inside the Wells Fargo Center, journalists for the Temple DNC News Bureau captured in words, images and video … Continue reading Inside the 2016 DNC as Hillary Clinton accepts Democratic Party’s nomination

Pasco resident becomes a teacher, prom king and delegate in the same year

Pasco teacher becomes a delegate for students at Democratic National Convention Mark Hoover became three things in the time span of one year – a teacher, a prom king, and now a national delegate for the Democratic Party. A social studies teacher at Pasco High School, Hoover, 33, was elected prom king by students in … Continue reading Pasco resident becomes a teacher, prom king and delegate in the same year

Sanders thanks Washington delegates

Tired and disillusioned, Washington delegates energized by Bernie Sanders pep talk Washington state delegates are weary from late nights, and others are worn down by the political process. But Wednesday morning, many of the state’s delegates in Philadelphia for the Democratic National Convention found the strength to stand, cheer and chant “Bernie,” as Sen. Bernie … Continue reading Sanders thanks Washington delegates

Sanders campaign propels delegate into political life

West Richland delegate looks beyond Bernie at convention Two days into the Democratic National Convention, some Bernie Sanders delegates are still refusing to compromise within the Democratic party. “Bernie or Bust,” they say. But Kate Moran, a Tri-City delegate from West Richland, is not among them. In fact, she was so moved by Sanders, she … Continue reading Sanders campaign propels delegate into political life

Smile: Spokane, Washington Clinton delegate wants accessible oral health care

By Christina Klos Yvette Joseph wants you to have a healthy smile. And she’s willing to battle politicians for it. Joseph is a Spokane delegate representing Washington’s 5th Congressional District — including Walla Walla, Adams and Whitman Counties — at the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia. She hopes to ensure that at the convention Democratic … Continue reading Smile: Spokane, Washington Clinton delegate wants accessible oral health care

Gov. Jay Inslee singles out Democrats from eastern Washington at delegate breakfast

Gov. Inslee gives Eastern Washington shout-out at national convention Democrats from Eastern Washington have long felt like second-class citizens in their own party. So they were delighted when Gov. Jay Inslee singled them out for attention Monday at the state party’s delegate breakfast at the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia. Christina Klos is reporting from … Continue reading Gov. Jay Inslee singles out Democrats from eastern Washington at delegate breakfast

Former Mayor Street visits Temple DNC News

Above: Mayor John Street speaks with Tracy Yatsko of the Temple DNC News Bureau earlier this month. Photograph by Christina Klos for the Temple DNC News Bureau. Former Philadelphia Mayor John Street met with the staff of the Temple DNC News Bureau last week to discuss the 2016 election cycle, his experience as a public … Continue reading Former Mayor Street visits Temple DNC News

Pairings

CorrespondentNews Organization Aishwarya MenonAmerican Urban Radio Network aurn.com New York Alexa RossAll Digitocracy alldigitocracy.org Washington Brianna SpauseThe Island Packet and The Beaufort Gazette islandpacket.com Hilton Head Island, SC Cherea HatcherBradenton Herald bradenton.com Bradenton, FL Christina KlosTri-City Herald tricityherald.com Kennewick, WA Christopher AbruzzoSun Herald sunherald.com Gulfport, MS Hannah McComseyThe Telegraph macon.com Macon, GA Harrison BrinkThe Fresno … Continue reading Pairings