DNC Picks Philadelphia for Democratic National Convention

democratic convention in philadelphia 2016 2The Democratic National Committee said Thursday the convention will be held the week of July 25, 2016, in Philadelphia, which beat two other finalists: Brooklyn, New York, and Columbus, Ohio.

democratic convention in philadelphia 2016“There is clearly no better city to have this special event than Philadelphia. The role of Philadelphia in shaping our nation’s history is unmatched,” said Florida Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz, the DNC chair.