9/11 is an event that is far greater than the bickering in Washington and the partisanship in the media. It is a time where we acknowledge that the greatness of this nation, the sources of unification like the constitution, transcends what divides us.
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What is happening in America? The U.S. is a column that focuses on the nuisances of American politics, elections, and domestic issues. An inside look in the direction of the nation.
Without a doubt, the topic of race relations and policing has been sensitive and controversial in the past decades, but centralizing a campaign off of crime will not appeal to necessary voters.
Nikki Haley delivered the best speech of the night because it focused on a future and vision of unity and prosperity rather than just solely bashing the opposition. This differing approach may capture the attention of voters who are tired of hearing partisan speeches.
Throughout the entire event, they talked about healthcare, gun control, abortion, religion, family, voting, civil rights, and more. The convention tried to appeal to specific groups like religious people and family voters. However, some may say the Democrats failed to appeal to voters outside their loyal base.
Senator Harris accepts her democratic nomination for VP, and Obama gives a controversial speech on the third night of the DNC.