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Michelle Obama to Simone Biles: 'We are proud of you and we are rooting for you'

The Hill 28 Jul 2021
73 percent of Democratic voters would ... Biles has also identified Obama as a “role model,” telling People Magazine in February that the former first lady’s now-famous catchphrase from the 2016 Democratic National Convention has stuck with her as an important piece of advice.
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Trevor Noah worried he'd 'break' 'The Daily Show.' Instead, he's made it his own

Waco Tribune-Herald 28 Jul 2021
Amy Schumer didn’t want “The Daily Show” job ... Louis C.K. and Amy Poehler also said no ... The breakthrough came about eight months into his tenure, when he took “The Daily Show” on the road to the Republican National Convention in Cleveland and the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia leading up to the 2016 election ... thinks he might succeed ... ....
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Watch now: Gov. J.B. Pritzker signs repeal of HIV criminalization law

Dispatch Argus 28 Jul 2021
The bill’s sponsor, Democratic state Rep ... The Senate sponsor of the two measures, Democratic Sen ... The Democratic Party added “sexual orientation” to its platform’s anti-discrimination protections at the 1980 convention in New York ... Jimmy Carter and his running mate, Walter Mondale, along with their wives, are pictured at the convention.
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Watch now: Illinois repeals law criminalizing HIV and expands coverage for infertility treatment to LGBTQ ...

Dispatch Argus 28 Jul 2021
The bill’s sponsor, Democratic state Rep ... The Senate sponsor of the two measures, Democratic Sen ... The Democratic Party added “sexual orientation” to its platform’s anti-discrimination protections at the 1980 convention in New York ... Jimmy Carter and his running mate, Walter Mondale, along with their wives, are pictured at the convention.
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Today in History

Daily Advance 28 Jul 2021
Today is Wednesday, July 28, the 209th day of 2021. There are 156 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History. On July 28, 1976, an earthquake devastated northern China, killing at least 242,000 people, according to an official estimate ... Hillary Clinton accepted the Democratic presidential nomination at the party’s convention in Philadelphia ... .
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Robert Moses, civil rights activist who led voter registration drives, dies at 86

East Bay Times 28 Jul 2021
By Rebecca Santana ... He later helped organize the Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party, which sought to challenge the all-white Democratic delegation from Mississippi in 1964. But President Lyndon Johnson prevented the group of rebel Democrats from voting in the convention and instead let Jim Crow southerners remain, drawing national attention ... .
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Today in History for July 28, 2021

The Berkshire Eagle 28 Jul 2021
On July 28, 1976 ... In 1540 ... In 1821 ... In 1914 ... In 1932 ... 1942 ... Hillary Clinton accepted the Democratic presidential nomination at the party’s convention in Philadelphia, where she cast herself as a unifier for divided times as well as an experienced leader steeled for a volatile world while aggressively challenging Republican Donald Trump’s ability to lead.
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Today in History — July 28

The Roanoke Times 28 Jul 2021
Today is Wednesday, July 28, the 209th day of 2021 ... Hillary Clinton accepted the Democratic presidential nomination at the party’s convention in Philadelphia, where she cast herself as a unifier for divided times as well as an experienced leader steeled for a volatile world while aggressively challenging Republican Donald Trump’s ability to lead ... .
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Today in History: Today is Wednesday, July 28

Kingsport Times-News 28 Jul 2021
Today is Wednesday, July 28, the 209th day of 2021. There are 156 days left in the year. TODAY’S HIGHLIGHT IN HISTORY.. On July 28, 1976, an earthquake devastated northern China, killing at least 242,000 people. ON THIS DATE. ... IN 1945, the U.S ... Hillary Clinton accepted the Democratic presidential nomination at the party’s convention in Philadelphia ... ....
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Patricia Ann Murphy

The Keene Sentinel 27 Jul 2021
Patricia Ann Murphy (12/5/1943-7/16/2021) was born in Rockville Centre, N.Y., to proud parents James and Laura (Smith) Murphy. She was a devoted and beloved daughter, sister, aunt, friend and educator ... Outside of school, Pat was a lifelong and dedicated democrat, twice serving as a delegate to the Democratic National Convention ... .
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Today in History — July 27

The Post-Star 27 Jul 2021
President Barack Obama, addressing cheering delegates at the Democratic convention in Philadelphia, implored Americans to elect Hillary Clinton to the White House, casting her as a candidate who believed in the optimism that drove the nation's democracy and warning against the "deeply pessimistic vision" of Republican Donald Trump.
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Democrats have a massive opportunity with Capitol riot committee: Shove it down the GOP's throat

Raw Story 27 Jul 2021
Democrats aren't fooling anyone with Cheney and the recent appointment of Rep ... They dragged out the process right through the entire 2016 presidential election cycle, through the primaries, through both the Republican and Democratic national conventions, right through the November election itself ... If Democrats don't do the same thing with their Jan.
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This day in history, July 27, 2021

The News-Gazette 27 Jul 2021
President Barack Obama, addressing cheering delegates at the Democratic convention in Philadelphia, implored Americans to elect Hillary Clinton to the White House, casting her as a candidate who believed in the optimism that drove the nation’s democracy and warning against the “deeply pessimistic vision” of Republican Donald Trump.
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Today in History: Today is Tuesday, July 27

Kingsport Times-News 27 Jul 2021
President Barack Obama, addressing cheering delegates at the Democratic convention in Philadelphia, implored Americans to elect Hillary Clinton to the White House, casting her as a candidate who believed in the optimism that drove the nation’s democracy and warning against the “deeply pessimistic vision” of Republican Donald Trump.
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Pritzker signs legislation aimed at supporting LGBTQ rights

Dispatch Argus 27 Jul 2021
Juliana Stratton, Democratic leaders in the General Assembly who helped pass the bill, the AIDS Foundation of Chicago and other LGBTQ rights activists ... Ann Williams, both Chicago Democrats ... The Democratic Party added “sexual orientation” to its platform’s anti-discrimination protections at the 1980 convention in New York.

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