2016 Conventions

Obama Takes the Stage and More Scenes From Convention Day 3

Day 3 of the Democratic National Convention ended with an appearance by President Barack Obama.

President Barack Obama and Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton appear onstage together after his speech on the third night at the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia on July 27.

"There has never been a man or a woman -- not me, not Bill, nobody -- more qualified than Hillary Clinton to serve as president of the United States," Obama said of his former rival.


President Obama hugs Hillary Clinton after addressing the delegates.

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Lenny Kravitz performs at the convention. John Locher / AP

Vice Presidential nominee Tim Kaine and his wife Anne Holton acknowledge the crowd after he spoke to delegates.

Kaine introduced himself to the American people on Wednesday night, accepting his place on the Democratic ticket and firing his first prime-time shots at Republican nominee Donald Trump.

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Broadway stars and entertainers sing "What the World Needs Now is Love."

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Vice President Joe Biden waves to the crowd before speaking. Biden will be out of office for the first time in nearly half a century soon, having never fulfilled his long-held dream of giving a speech on the final night of a convention as the party's nominee.

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President Obama boards Air Force One for travel to Philadelphia to speak at the convention.

Christine Leinonen, mother of Christopher "Drew" Leinonen, killed in the Orlando Pulse nightclub attack, is joined by survivors Brandon Wolf, left, and Jose Arriagada. SAUL LOEB / AFP - Getty Images
An attendee in support of Sen. Bernie Sanders holds up a protest sign on the floor of the convention. Drew Angerer / Getty Images
A delegate wears stickers in support of Hillary Clinton. Drew Angerer / Getty Images
Attendees wave American flags on the floor of the convention. Drew Angerer / Getty Images
Supporters of former Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders hold up posters at a "Black Men For Bernie" rally outside the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia. PATRICK T. FALLON / AFP - Getty Images

Delegates stand during the Pledge of Allegiance at the start of the third day of the Democratic National Convention.

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