It’s Official: Crooked Hillary Nominated as Democratic Presidential Nominee

Democrats made Hillary Clinton the first female presidential nominee of a major party in the nation’s history on Tuesday, shattering one of the last remaining glass ceilings in American politics.

The former first lady, New York senator and secretary of state was formally installed as the party nominee to take on Donald Trump on an emotional night at the Democratic convention in Philadelphia.

Clinton will formally accept the nomination on Thursday night, before embarking on an intense fall campaign with polls showing her clash with Republican nominee Trump is, for now, too close to call.

As part of the ongoing push to bring Democrats together following repeated shows of dissent from disenchanted Sanders supporters, Sanders addressed the convention and moved for Clinton to be acclaimed the party nominee.

“I move that Hillary Clinton be selected as the nominee of the Democratic Party for President of the United States,” he said.

Clinton’s nomination came on the second day of the Democratic National Convention, where leaders sought to move past the drama of divisions between Clinton and Sanders supporters. Nancy Pelosi, a history maker in her own right after becoming the highest ranking woman in the history of the US government when she was elected House speaker in 2007, was overcome with emotion as she contemplated Clinton’s achievement.

“It’s beyond thrilling. It’s very exciting and to see at the end she’s the nominee. It’s going to be spectacular,” Pelosi told CNN’s Dana Bash.
“It’s pretty exciting … she’s the best.”

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  • July 27, 2016 at 4:44 am
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    It looks like more than a thousand Sanders followers was out side the ten foot metal fence that had been set up around the convention hall. They didn’t cause any trouble such as fighting the police like the paid trouble makers that had showed up at Trump rallies. From what I understood a lot of them had been coming in on trains at the train station not far from the convention hall that added to the numbers all had signs they were waving but no fights. They all started marching up the highway and met a lot of Black Lives Matter that seemed pretty toned down for that bunch. The camera switched to inside the hall so Billy boy Clinton could give a speech that’s when I turned it off. I had watched it a few times during the day but I wasn’t about to sit and listen to that crook lying to the brain dead public about all he was going to do to help his crooked old lady finish off the country.

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