Charlotte superdelegate retraces her grandmother’s DNC steps

Pat Cotham, a superdelegate from North Carolina, reminisces about her grandmother, Bess Spencer, and the "family tradition" of being a delegate. Bess was one of the 15 female delegates at the Democratic National Convention of 1948.
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Pat Cotham, a superdelegate from North Carolina, reminisces about her grandmother, Bess Spencer, and the "family tradition" of being a delegate. Bess was one of the 15 female delegates at the Democratic National Convention of 1948.

Her grandma helped nominate Truman. Now she’s on hand for history.

July 27, 2016 06:00 AM