If the Republican convention had an ordinary purpose, it could have ended after Monday night, their first night. They nominated their candidates for President and Vice President. They did that early to give themselves a week to file the paper work by September 1 -- the first state deadline for filing their presidential candidate and electors. The Republican ticket will not carry Delaware anyhow, but it would be embarrassing to miss that deadline. In a normal convention, the Republicans would need a little time for the platform. They didn’t bother for 2020. They just adopted the 2016 platform. Got that…
The platform, voted by the Democratic convention, is based on a negotiated plan between Joe Biden and Bernie Sanders. More accurately, negotiated by distinguished representatives of each of those men.
You are worried about Joe Biden’s lead? Good. Democrats want you to be worried. I want you to be worried. Complacency kills campaigns.
Call and response about the presidential campaign.
It will get louder. More triumphant
Compare Joe Biden’s campaign to Maurice Ravel’s Bolero
We should listen to Tarana Burke and her interlocutor Benise Beek
Joe: Think outside the box for Veep. Consider someone from the military.
Senator Catherine Cortez Masto of Nevada, Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham of New Mexico, or, just maybe, Senator Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts
He needs to find Latinas with appropriate credentials for the role. There are two. Senator Catherine Cortez Masto of Nevada and Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham of New Mexico.