A Viewer's Guide to the Republican and Democratic Conventions

Who to watch at the political Olympics
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From each convention’s keynote speaker, to party stars and lesser lights, not to mention politicians in the penalty box, here’s a rundown of everybody who’s somebody in Tampa and Charlotte this campaign season. And if you must turn away, we even recommend some counterprogramming. (Update: The Democratic Party announced Aug. 24 that New Jersey Mayor Cory Booker will present the party’s platform on Sept. 4.)

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