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Congressman Emanuel Leads IL Democrats into Final Day of Convention

Congressman Emanuel Leads IL Democrats into Final Day of Convention

Rep. Rahm Emanuel, D-Ill., speaks at the Democratic National Convention in Denver, Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2008. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)

Ben Calhoun sat down with 5th District congressman Rahm Emanuel at the Democratic National Convention in Denver. Emanuel was an early supporter of Sen. Hillary Clinton, but has shifted his vote to Sen. Barack Obama. Emanuel stresses how close the race was for the Democratic presidential ticket, and notes that some Clinton supporters may still feel the sting of their candidate’s loss.

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