Wasserman Schultz gavels in Democratic National Convention

“During our national convention we will clearly demonstrate why we need to keep Barack ObamaBarack ObamaMan praises Obama’s looks at Vietnam townhall Obama reassures world 'things will be OK' after 2016 race Dems discuss dropping Wasserman Schultz MORE and Joe BidenJoe BidenClinton rules out Sanders while playing 'who'd you rather' to chose running mate Biden will host cancer research summit in DC Reid throws wrench into Clinton vice presidential picks MORE in the White House," Wasserman Shultz said.

“But this convention is about more than re-nominating President Obama. It's about Americans coming together to build one economy — not from the top down, but from the middle class out and the bottom up.”

The highlight of Tuesday evening’s speeches was expected to be first lady Michelle ObamaMichelle ObamaClinton rules out Sanders while playing 'who'd you rather' to chose running mate First Nigerian girl taken by Boko Haram rescued WATCH: Obama accidentally steps on First Lady's dress at state dinner MORE’s shortly after 10 p.m.

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