Opening Night Speech Report Cards

Mark Halperin gives Michelle Obama’s DNC speech an ‘A': “In her one big chance to convince the country she is ready to be first lady, Michelle Obama checked the box in a major way.”

Read what he has to say about Caroline Kennedy and the night’s other speakers here.

Plus: TIME’s David Von Drehle on why the party can’t afford to spend too much time defining Obama.

Related Topics: News
  • Tweets

    View More Tweets From @TIME

Your browser, Internet Explorer 8 or below, is out of date. It has known security flaws and may not display all features of this and other websites.

Learn how to update your browser