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Democratic Convention

United States Democratic Party

Eight years ago, Hillary Clinton told supporters they put 18 million cracks in the glass ceiling through their support. This week, Clinton shatters that ceiling as she accepts the Democratic nomination for president and wraps up a convention that, like the GOP gathering, was not without its hiccups including the resignation of the party’s chairwoman. Did the Democrats find brotherly love in Philadelphia? What did they show voters? 

Dr. Michael Bitzer
, professor of political science, provost; Catawba College

Dr. Susan Roberts, professor of political science, Davidson College

Tim Funk, reporter, The Charlotte Observer

Aisha Dew, Bernie Sanders delegate, former Mecklenburg County Democratic Party chair