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Demonstrators make their way around downtown, Monday, July 25, 2016, in Philadelphia, during the first day of the Democratic National Convention. On Sunday, Debbie Wasserman Schultz, D-Fla., announced she would step down as DNC chairwoman at the end of the party's convention, after some of the 19,000 emails, presumably stolen from the DNC by hackers, were posted to the website Wikileaks. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)

White House insists Democrats are unified

- The Washington Times

The White House showed Monday how heavily President Obama is depending on Sen. Bernard Sanders -- a socialist who isn't even a member of the Democratic Party -- to hold Democrats together as they prepare to nominate Hillary Clinton.

This June 23, 2016, file photo shows Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., addressing supporters in New York. (AP Photo/Craig Ruttle, File)

John Podesta: We haven't reviewed Bernie Sanders' speech yet

- The Washington Times

Hillary Clinton's campaign chairman said that as of Monday morning, the campaign had yet to review the speech Sen. Bernard Sanders was scheduled to deliver later on in the evening at the Democratic National Convention, but said he's confident the speech will be good for the Clinton campaign.

Work continues inside the convention hall before the Democratic National Convention, Saturday, July 23, 2016, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

DNC rules meeting agrees to a compromise on superdelegates

- Associated Press

The role of superdelegates could be significantly reduced in future Democratic presidential primaries under a compromise deal struck at the Democratic National Convention rules committee Saturday.