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Democratic National Convention: What to watch for at Biden's nomination party

19 Aug 2020 at 12:43am
Balloons. Confetti. Signs. Big hats. It's the moment US election enthusiasts have been waiting four years for. It's convention season.

Day one of the Democratic National WEBET Convention is over - with Michelle Obama delivering the closing speech - but three more days of party events remain before the main moment - crowning the presidential nominee.

Of course this year, things are looking a bit different.

Here's everything you need to know แทงบอล about this year's convention, Covid-19 changes and all.

What is the Democratic National Convention?
It is where the Democratic Party comes together to formally name - and hype up - their candidates.

You may be thinking, 'isn't Joe Biden already the nominee?'

Yes - and no. He's certainly the presumptive บ้านผลบอล7m Democratic candidate, but things aren't party-official until they announce it at the convention.

Party members will also unveil the 2020 Democratic platform, the list of party values and policy priorities which they believe distinguish them from their rival Republicans. ข่าวฟุตบอลออนไลน์

OK, so where and when is the 2020 convention?
Officially, it's being held in a convention centre in Milwaukee, in the Midwestern state of Wisconsin, from Monday 17 August to Thursday 20 August.

But Covid-19 restrictions and concerns mean that the only people attending in-person will be those necessary to orchestrating the event.

Instead of 50,000 people gathering for the traditional calendar with days full of speeches, receptions and rallies, sessions will be streamed from the Democratic Party's social media channels and aired live on most US news channels from 21:00 to 23:00 EDT each night.

How to follow the convention
On Wednesday and Thursday evenings there will be a live page from 2130 BST/ 1630 EST which you will find on the BBC News front page.

All the latest developments will also be tweeted @BBCNorthAmerica while you can see the main speeches and get analysis on BBC World News (global) and the BBC News Channel (UK).

You can also watch the convention on the DNC website (sessions from 21:00-23:00 ET (01:00-03:00 GMT the next day) every night between 17 and 20 August).

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