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What happened on the second day of the Democratic National Convention:

• Former president Bill Clinton sought to humanize his wife with a personal, folksy account of his wife's lifetime of public service.

Hillary Clinton was officially nominated for president and will be the first woman to lead a major-party ticket. In a show of unity as a member of Vermont's delegation, Bernie Sanders moved that "Hillary Clinton be selected as the nominee of the Democratic Party for president of the United States."

• Many speakers celebrated the history making fact of a woman nominee, and Hillary Clinton appeared at the end of the night via video to say to little girls, "I may be the first woman president. But you're next."

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Larry Sanders emotionally casts his vote for little brother Bernie Sanders

An emotional Larry Sanders cast a vote for his younger brother, Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders, Tuesday at the Democratic National Convention, invoking the memory of their parents, Eli and Dorothy Sanders.

"They did not have easy lives and they died young," he said. "... They loved the New Deal of Franklin Roosevelt and would be especially proud that Bernard is renewing that vision. It is with enormous pride that I cast my vote for Bernie Sanders."

Bernie Sanders was brought to tears as he watched from his seat.

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