Washington delegates witness history, Clinton nomination at DNC

‘This is history’: Washington delegates reflect on Hillary Clinton’s ground-breaking nomination Hours before Hillary Clinton took the stage Thursday at the Democratic National Convention, Western Washington delegates were starting to put in context her nomination, how far the nation has come and what it means for America. Talore McBride is reporting from the Temple DNC … Continue reading Washington delegates witness history, Clinton nomination at DNC

Washington delegate wants DNC to include seniors

Older Washington delegate: Don’t forget seniors’ contributions Some say that with age comes wisdom. For Myra Gamburg, 84, her age has brought feelings of invisibility and unimportance in a party that says it’s focused on diversity. “The Washington Democratic Party is very inclusive,” said the delegate from Lake Forest Park. Talore McBride is reporting from … Continue reading Washington delegate wants DNC to include seniors

Clinton trumps GOP nominee on LGBT issues

Sanders delegate: Clinton better for LGBT community than Trump Some Washington State delegates supporting Bernie Sanders at the Democratic National Convention still can’t find enough to get excited about Hillary Clinton. But they’ve found one issue around which they can unite. The Democratic nominee, they feel, trumps Donald Trump when it comes to support of … Continue reading Clinton trumps GOP nominee on LGBT issues

Washington state progressives not happy with Clinton’s VP pick

Some Washington delegates still support Sanders despite his call for unity When Hillary Clinton introduced Sen. Tim Kaine as her running mate last week, many Washington state progressives were not happy. And Monday, on the opening day of the Democratic National Convention, they still weren’t. “(Kaine) may not have been the best choice if Clinton … Continue reading Washington state progressives not happy with Clinton’s VP pick

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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