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Convention: Different reactions in booth and on floor

CBS News' Scott Pelley was succinct: "Bernie Sanders heals the breach."

That was his analysis after Sanders' speech to the Democratic National Convention on Monday, after a raucous first day filled with restive supporters of the Vermont senator and the controversy over leaked emails from the Democratic National Committee. Pelley's words were largely echoed by the pundit class.

ABC's David Muir and CNN's John King both said they noticed more cheers, and fewer boos, than Sanders drew when talking about Hillary Clinton earlier in the day.

"As a Hillary guy, I could not have asked for more from Bernie Sanders," said CNN's Paul Begala. His colleague Van...

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