Friends, relatives and strangers helping DNC delegates defray travel costs

Vermont delegates crowdfund their way to Democratic convention | VTDigger

At least nine Vermont delegates are using crowdfunding to offset the costs of attending the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia later this month. They are part of a national trend. Delegates are expected to pay their own convention-related expenses.

Liora Engel-Smith is reporting from the Temple DNC News Bureau in Philadelphia for