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The Democratic National Convention
The Democratic National Convention took place over four nights from August 17-20, 2020.The Democratic National Convention was held in Philadelphia on July 25-28. Joe Biden accepts the Democratic Party's nomination during the 2020 Democratic National Convention.
2020 Democratic National Convention
The Democratic Party formally nominated the next president and vice president of the United States at the 2020 Democratic National Convention.
Joe Biden accepts the nomination
Joe Biden accepted the Democratic Party’s nomination for president on Aug. 20 during the final night of the Democratic National Convention. The coronavirus pandemic upended both parties’ traditional conventions. Instead of in-person events, the program each night features a number of speakers and musical performances virtually across the country.
The Republican National Convention
The Republican National Committee Business meetings occurred on August 21-23. The official business of the 2020 Republican National Convention and the formal re-nomination of President Donald J. Trump occurred on Monday, August 24. As planned, and consistent with Governor Roy Cooper’s directive that a “scaled-down” convention be held, delegates will convene in Charlotte to nominate President Donald J. Trump and Vice President Mike Pence as the Republican candidates for President and Vice President of the United States. This vital party business is, of course, the primary purpose of any national convention.
President Donald Trump accepts the renomination
President Donald Trump Full Acceptance Speech at 2020 Republican National Convention
2020 Republican National Convention
The official business of the 2020 Republican National Convention, including the formal nomination of President Donald J. Trump, was held in Charlotte, North Carolina on August 24, 2020. This vital party business is, of course, the primary purpose of any national convention.