Video: Louis Finley covers first day of DNC

Pennsylvania Democratic Delegates, DNC Convention: Day 1 PA Delegates get ready for their first day at the convention, with speakers including Sen. Bob Casey and Gov. Tom Wolf. Louis Finley is reporting from the Temple DNC News Bureau in Philadelphia for

About Temple DNC News | Correspondents | Editors & Faculty Directory Inside the 2016 DNC as Hillary Clinton accepts Democratic Party’s nomination Local and national media check out Temple DNC News Dems in Illinois rally against Gov. Rauner, ready to win big in November The once fractured Democrats rally at DNC to unite against Trump … Continue reading

About Temple DNC News | Correspondents | Editors & Faculty Directory Inside the 2016 DNC as Hillary Clinton accepts Democratic Party’s nomination Local and national media check out Temple DNC News Dems in Illinois rally against Gov. Rauner, ready to win big in November The once fractured Democrats rally at DNC to unite against Trump … Continue reading

Stars come out to promote the arts at DNC gala event

Stars promote art advocacy Creative minds were out to support art advocacy at the Electric Factory in Philadelphia on Wednesday night. The Creative Coalition, which helps artists promote First Amendment rights, hosted a star-studded gala with guests from the Democratic National Convention. But big art doesn’t only happen in big cities. Louis Finley is reporting … Continue reading Stars come out to promote the arts at DNC gala event

DNC delegate witnesses her dream come true, a woman is nominated for president

Centre County delegate sees childhood dream realized Traveling to Philadelphia and witnessing Hillary Clinton accept the nomination to become the first female presidential candidate of a major party was a dream for Nancy Chiswick, of Centre County. “I couldn’t imagine being president because as far as I knew, girls didn’t become president,” Chiswick said. Louis … Continue reading DNC delegate witnesses her dream come true, a woman is nominated for president

Prominent politicians push for increasing the minimum wage, labor unions

Bill de Blasio, Elizabeth Warren, Andrew Cuomo address Labor Caucus Chants and union claps filled Conference Room 118 at the Pennsylvania Convention Center Wednesday. High-ranking Democratic officials spoke to delegates on the second day of the Labor Caucus, addressing issues of interest to many working Pennsylvanians. New York Mayor Bill de Blasio, Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth … Continue reading Prominent politicians push for increasing the minimum wage, labor unions

First time PA delegate hits DNC in support of Sanders

Our Lady of Victory librarian a delegate at DNC In a county where the amount of registered Democrats and Republicans are nearly equal, Susan DeMetrick is looking to tip the district to a progressive blue, starting at the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia. DeMetrick is one of five elected delegates who will descend on the … Continue reading First time PA delegate hits DNC in support of Sanders

Greg Stewart dedicates his life to politics

Greg Stewart plays an integral part in getting Centre County delegates to DNC When he’s not number crunching at his day job in the finance industry, Greg Stewart dedicates his life to politics, playing a key part in helping this year’s delegates get to the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia. Though he is not a … Continue reading Greg Stewart dedicates his life to politics

PA Dems plead Sanders supporters to unify under Clinton

Pennsylvania DNC delegation pursues unity There is nothing like a good theme for a party. With the Democratic Party’s Pennsylvania delegation, that theme was clear in the first meeting Monday at the DoubleTree hotel on the first day of the Democratic National Convention. It was all about party unity. Notable speakers for that first event … Continue reading PA Dems plead Sanders supporters to unify under Clinton

LGBT community rallies around DNC to push for change

LGBT community makes its voice heard at DNC Singing protesters confronted the ultra-conservative Westboro Baptist Church on Tuesday with a message of love outside Philadelphia’s Mazzoni Center, a lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community health center. More LGBT voices were heard throughout the Democratic National Convention. Equality Pennsylvania, a progressive LGBT statewide advocacy group, held … Continue reading LGBT community rallies around DNC to push for change