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Five takeaways from the first night of the Democratic convention

The first day of the convention began with Bernie Sanders trying to stop his followers from rebelling and ended with him giving a speech supporting Clinton. First Lady Michelle Obama gave a powerful speech that brought the crowd to their feet.

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