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Convention Night Call-In: DNC Tuesday

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Why did you become a Democrat? Host Brian Lehrer asks on Day 1 of the Democratic National Convention.

Featuring:

  • 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
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Results From Congressional Primary Races And New Concerns About Hacks Into State Voting Systems

Join us to discuss results from primary challenges to Republican Senator John McCain, Democratic Representative Debbie Wasserman Schultz and others and new concerns possible Russian hackers breaking into U.S. state voting systems.

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Results From Congressional Primary Races And New Concerns About Hacks Into State Voting Systems

Join us to discuss results from primary challenges to Republican Senator John McCain, Democratic Representative Debbie Wasserman Schultz and others and new concerns possible Russian hackers breaking into U.S. state voting systems.

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