How To Watch The 2020 Democratic National Convention Aug. 17-20

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Broadcast networks ABC, CBS and NBC plan an hour of nightly coverage of the conventions at 10 p.m. EDT.

PBS will report on the Democratic meeting from 8 to 11 p.m. EDT daily, with coverage details for the Republican convention awaiting the release of the party’s schedule.

Here’s an overview of cable plans:


Wolf Blitzer, Jake Tapper, Anderson Cooper, Dana Bash and John King will be among the hosts for the channel’s nightly coverage beginning at 7 p.m. central. CNN’s commentators for the Democratic meeting include Van Jones, Jennifer Granholm, Andrew Yang, and Scott Jennings.


Nightly coverage will begin at 6 p.m. central with Joy Reid’s “The ReidOut” followed by “All In With Chris Hayes.” Reid, Rachel Maddow and Nicolle Wallace will anchor coverage from 8-10 p.m. Central.

MSNBC correspondents and political reporters will offer analysis and interviews with voters and campaigns in various locations.


Facebook, Twitter, YouTube,, Amazon Fire TV, Apple TV, Roku, Amazon Prime,  Twitch, TV, Amazon Echo.


Indivisible Week of Action:

Are you joining us and watching the #DemConvention from home?
Text WIN to 97779 to let us know you’re all in for Windivisible!

This year’s Democratic National Convention is a little different from past years, in that it’s entirely virtual, but that doesn’t mean that the electrifying energy and strength will be lacking.

Windivisible is launching our second Week of Action during the Democratic National Convention! All of Indivisible is here to make waves this election season (big, blue ones 🌊🌊 🌊). It’s no secret that Indivisible came together in a post-Trump world, and we’ve been preparing for this exact moment for the past 4 years. We’ve got the power of Indivisible on our side, and so does the Democratic Party this election season.

Here’s how you can get involved all week:

  • Join our already vibrant Windivisible community by signing up to phonebank and textbank! Reaching voters is more critical than ever as the election draws closer and more people will be voting-by-mail. We’ve made it easy for you to get involved — check out the full schedule for phonebanking here and the full schedule for textbanking here to find a time that works for you!
  • Get excited: Rep. Ayanna Pressley is joining our co-founders Ezra Levin and Leah Greenberg for a livestream to closeout the week! This event will take place on Friday, August 21st at 8pm EST — make sure to sign up here!
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