13 Great Tweets About the DNC Coming to Philadelphia

The Democrats are heading to Philly (well, in 2016). We rounded up some of the best tweets about the Democratic National Convention coming here.

The Democratic National Convention is coming to Philadelphia! We’ve commented on the cheesesteak introduction video and reminisced about the 2000 RNC.

Now, we look at the best tweets about the DNC coming to Philly.



Deeney also tweets locals should use the DNC as an opportunity to gain traction to rebuild Philly’s public schools. This is a good plan; even this conservative I found arguing with Chris Matthews on Twitter is of the same mindset.



And you thought you could get through a roundup of DNC tweets without some Sixers commentary! That’s right: With Michael Carter-Williams hurt, Robert Covington will replace him in the Rising Stars Challenge on Friday night. Look, the Covington news is almost as big as the DNC for Philly’s hoops fans. This is a great time to be alive in Philadelphia.


Yes, this is what Debbie Wasserman Schultz said at the press conference today. Perhaps by 2016 all Democrats will be riding bicycles and it will be a 15-minute trip down to the sports complex. The Philadelphia Business Journal reports the DNC believes Philly’s organizers will not have trouble raising money for the convention. Let’s hope so!

And, from Citified‘s Patrick Kerkstra:

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