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LIVE BLOG: Obama, Kaine, Biden Make the Case for Hillary Clinton as President

The theme for the third day of the Democratic National Convention is "Working Together." Previous speakers included Vice President Joe Biden and Michael Bloomberg.

U.S. President Barack Obama addresses the Democratic National Convention, saying Hillary Clinton would be the right person to succeed him as commander in chief, in Philadelphia, Pa., July 27, 2016. (A. Shaker/VOA)

A transcript of the speeches delivered Wednesday at the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia.

Congresswoman and Democratic National chairwoman Marcia Fudge gavels out.

The convention is in recess until 4:30 p.m. EDT (2030 UTC) Thursday, when Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton will address the delegates.

The Rev. Gabriel Salguero of Orlando, Florida, is giving the benediction.

Some chants of "Hillary!" can be heard in the arena.

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