Radicals and Relics: Democrats line up their convention speakers

The Democrats are a miserable bunch, a party in crisis, and nowhere is that more evident than in the lineup of speakers for their upcoming party convention to nominate Joe Biden for president, on Aug. 19. Easy ones first.  According to The Hill, they've lined up: Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.), a progressive superstar, is expected to have some sort of speaking slot, a House member told Politico, and Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) and 2016 presidential nominee Hillary Clinton will also speak, according to Axios. Warren and Clinton are reportedly slated to speak on Aug. 19, the day before former Vice President Joe Biden will formally accept the 2020 Democratic nomination. Other Democrats expected to have speaking slots are Biden's wife, Jill Biden, Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.), Sen. Kamala Harris (D-Calif.) and Barack and Michelle Obama.  Where's Pete...(Read Full Post)
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