WTOP's Dave McConnell and Nick Iannelli will be in Philadelphia this week for the Democratic National Convention. Follow along all week for complete coverage.
Workers prepare a mass of balloons for the 2016 Democratic National Convention, Friday, July 22, 2016, in Philadelphia. As Cleveland breathes a sigh of relief after protests during the Republican convention came and went without major chaos, eyes now turn to Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)
To rapturous cheers, Pakistan-born Khizr Khan, who lives in Virginia, fiercely attacked the billionaire businessman Thursday at the Democratic convention in Philadelphia, saying that if it was up to Donald Trump, his son never would have been American or served in the military.
Have you ever been to Arlington cemetery?” he asked. “Go look at the graves of brave Americans who died defending United States of America. You will see all faiths, genders and ethnicities. You have sacrificed nothing. -- Khizr Khan