Barack Obama accepts the nomination as the convention concludes at Invesco Field in Denver. Other speakers include Al Gore and Gov. Bill Ritter (D-Colo.). Obama's address comes on the 45th anniversary of Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.'s "I Have a Dream" speech. Luke Russert reports on youth issues.
Vice-presidential nominee Joe Biden is among the speakers on Day 3 of the Democratic Convention, which features a "Securing America's Future" theme. Other speakers include Bill Clinton; Gov. Bill Richardson (D-N.M.); Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.); and Sen. Evan Bayh (D-Ind.). Iraq War veteran Tammy Duckworth leads a tribute to service members. Luke Russert reports on youth issues. From Denver.
Sen. Hillary Clinton (D-N.Y.) is the featured speaker in the second session at Denver's Pepsi Center, which is expected to focus on economic issues. Other scheduled speakers include former Virginia governor Mark Warner (D), who delivers the keynote address; and Govs. Ed Rendell (D-Pa.) and Kathleen Sebelius (D-Kan.). Clinton's address coincides with the 88th anniversary of the 19th Amendment, which granted women the right to vote. Luke Russert reports on youth issues.
The 45th Democratic National Convention opens at the Pepsi Center in Denver. Speakers include Michelle Obama; House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Cal.); Sen. Claire McCaskill (D-Mo.); Denver Mayor John Hickenlooper; Barack Obama's sister Maya Soetero-Ng; and Michelle Obama's brother, Craig Robinson, who will introduce his sister. Also on the agenda: a tribute to Sen. Edward M. Kennedy (D-Mass.). Luke Russert reports on youth issues.