Our crew is getting set up inside the DC Convention Center for the Bidens Home State Ball: Delaware and Pennsylvania. The room is enormous. And empty. But hundreds in the cue outside, about to start filing inside and out of the cold.
Maroon 5 is the scheduled entertainment. But there are rumors. Rumors of big name, musical surprises.

Mike Emanuel currently serves as chief congressional correspondent for FOX News Channel (FNC). He joined FNC in 1997 as a Los Angeles-based correspondent.