Democratic vice presidential nominee Tim Kaine picked on not one but two Republican opponents Saturday in South Florida: Donald Trump — and Florida Gov. Rick Scott, during an address a small group of Broward County mayors in Pembroke Pines.
Vice president Joe Biden addressed the Democratic National Convention on Wednesday with an emotional tribute to his family and the Obamas as well as an energized takedown of Trump. The vice president endorsed a Hillary Clinton presidency from the podium in Philadelphia.
Christine Leinonen, mother of Orlando shooting victim Christopher Leinonen, spoke of her son's support for Hillary Clinton and called for gun reform in an emotional speech at the Democratic National Convention. Leinonen was part of several consecutive speeches on gun reform Wednesday at the Philadelphia convention.
After securing the Democratic nomination for president on Tuesday, Hillary Clinton made a surprise video appearance thanking her supporters for helping her make history on July 26, 2016. The presidential candidate will address the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia on Thursday.
In a historic vote, delegates formally nominated Hillary Clinton as the first female candidate for president. Sen. Bernie Sanders (D-Vt.) rounded out the voting process officially nominating his one-time opponent.
The presumptive Democratic presidential nominee held a rally in Tampa on Friday, July 22, 2016, hours before she announced Sen. Tim Kaine of Virginia as her running mate. Clinton and Kaine will appear together at FIU on Saturday, July 23, 2016.