• Bernie Sanders supporters hold protest signs after Hillary Clinton formally won the Democratic nomination. (A. Shaker/VOA)
    • Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-VT., asks that Hillary Clinton become the unanimous choice for president of the United States.
    • Rep. John Lewis, D-Ga., seconds the nomination of Hillary Clinton as president
    • Sen. Barbara Mikulski, D-Md., nominates Hillary Clinton for president of the United States
    • Attendees hold Clinton campaign signs as votes are cast during the second day of the Democratic National Convention
    • A delegate adjusts a Hillary Clinton bubble-head doll on her head on the second day of the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia.
    • Delegates watch and cheer as the roll call votes are cast at the Democratic National Convention, July 26, 2016
    • A man holds a cardboard cutout of the face of Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton

    Democratic National Convention, Day Two

    Published July 26, 2016

    The Democratic Party made it official Tuesday, naming Hillary Clinton their candidate for president in 2016 – and making history by selecting the first woman to represent a major U.S. political party.