Why did you become a Democrat? Host Brian Lehrer asks on Day 1 of the Democratic National Convention.
- Analysis from Todd Purdum of Vanity Fair
- Steve Israel, U.S. Representative (D NY-2) and head of the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee
- Debbie Wasserman Schultz, U.S. Representative (D FL-20) and chair of the Democratic National Committee
- A reporter's roundtable with: Anna Sale, It's a Free Country political reporter, Jo Ingles, statehouse reporter for Ohio Public Radio, Dave DeWitt, Raleigh Bureau Chief/Education Reporter for North Carolina Public Radio