Wasserman Schultz gavels in Democratic National Convention

“During our national convention we will clearly demonstrate why we need to keep Barack ObamaBarack ObamaTrump on Ryan snub: 'I don't know what happened' In search of the surest Common Core exit route Jeb Bush: I won’t vote for Trump or Clinton MORE and Joe BidenJoe BidenThe Hill's 12:30 Report The Trail 2016: And then there was one Biden to make first WHCD appearance: report 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 ObamaThe Hill's 12:30 Report Obamas dance with R2-D2, stormtroopers on Star Wars Day The Hill's 12:30 Report MORE’s shortly after 10 p.m.

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