Vermonters march from city hall to Wells Fargo Center in support of Sanders and Stein

Vermonters protest with thousands at Democratic National Convention | VTDigger by Liora Engel-Smith PHILADELPHIA – Hundreds of Bernie Sanders and Jill Stein supporters marched two miles from City Hall to…

Photos from the 2016 Democratic National Convention

…Katrina Bergstrom brought a Sanders figure with her to the Rules and Bylaws Committee proceedings on Saturday July 23, 2016. Bergstrom introduced several amendments at the committee. | Liora Engel-Smith

Unity Reform Commission will likely dilute power of superdelegates in next election cycle

…The amendment, called the “Unity Reform Commission,” was introduced Saturday evening in the DNC Rules Committee meeting. Liora Engel-Smith is reporting from the Temple DNC News Bureauin Philadelphia for VTDigger.org….

Some delegates in Philadelphia unhappy with vice presidential choice

…the elites to tell us what to do,” said Norman Solomon, executive director of the Bernie … Liora Engel-Smith is reporting from the Temple DNC News Bureauin Philadelphia for VTDigger.org….

Vermont woman unable to sit with delegation because of disability

…so on the first night, I was forced to sit isolated in the ADA section,” Rinaldi said. Liora Engel-Smith is reporting from the Temple DNC News Bureau in Philadelphia for…

An emotional roller coaster ride for Sanders delegates from Vermont

…Jo Sabel Courtney, a first-time pledged delegate from Stowe, said the convention has been “an emotional journey.” Liora Engel-Smith is reporting from the Temple DNC News Bureau in Philadelphia for…

New superdelegates will be selected, not elected for the role

…meeting, was the result of intense negotiations between backers of Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders. Liora Engel-Smith is reporting from the Temple DNC News Bureau in Philadelphia for VT Digger….

Two men dropped from Vermont delegation by Democratic Party’s rules and bylaws committee

…the DNC’s charter, which requires that delegate votes be allotted to men and women equally. Liora Engel-Smith is reporting from the Temple DNC News Bureau in Philadelphia for VT Digger….

Complaint to be heard at DNC credentials meeting

…will challenge a Vermont Democratic Party decision to replace them with female delegates. The complaint will be heard at the Democratic convention’s credentials meeting this Sunday. Liora Engel-Smith is reporting…

Activists say the 2016 Democratic convention will be different

…and then three officers in Baton Rouge, have added tension to a gathering already marked by conflict. Liora Engel-Smith is reporting from the Temple DNC News Bureauin Philadelphia for VTDigger.org….