"Because this movement is a fueled by love, it can never be stopped or defeated. Now on behalf of millions inspired by aloha, determined to seek a future reunited in love, passion and justice for all," Gabbard said from the convention stage. "I am truly honored to nominate Bernie Sanders for president." 
 
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Gabbard was one of only a handful of lawmakers who formally endorsed Sanders and was one of the campaign's superdelegates. She stepped down from her post at the Democratic National Committee (DNC) to support Sanders. 
 
Paul Feeney, Sanders’s Massachusetts and Connecticut state director, spoke after Gabbard, urging the party to unite around Clinton ahead of the fall fight against Donald TrumpDonald John TrumpFacebook releases audit on conservative bias claims Harry Reid: 'Decriminalizing border crossings is not something that should be at the top of the list' Recessions happen when presidents overlook key problems MORE
 
Sanders is keeping his name in the roll call vote — allowing his supporters to cast their support for him for a final time — but Clinton is expected to formally win the party's nomination on Tuesday. 
 
Sanders supporters repeatedly interrupted Rep. Marcia FudgeMarcia Louise FudgeHarris wins endorsement of former CBC Chairwoman Marcia Fudge The Hill's Morning Report — DOJ's planned executions stir new debate Here are the 95 Democrats who voted to support impeachment MORE (D-Fla.), the new DNC chairwoman, from speaking as she announced the nomination speeches with chants of "Bernie."