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Booker, Moulton take part in annual Boulder City 4th of July ‘Damboree’

The Nevada Independent Staff
The Nevada Independent Staff
Election 2020
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Several Democratic presidential hopefuls have made or planned trips to the Silver State this holiday week, including Sens. Elizabeth Warren and Bernie Sanders.

But only Sen. Cory Booker and Rep. Seth Moulton spent the actual 4th of July holiday here, participating in the 71st Annual Boulder City Damboree Celebration. The two kicked off the morning at a pancake breakfast — Moulton made the pancakes and Booker served them — before marching with supporters in the annual parade.

Booker then held a meet-and-greet at the house of a local supporter, where he fielded questions on climate change, school shootings and the public financing of elections, while Moulton headed to a holiday celebration in Henderson.

The Nevada Independent photographer Jeff Scheid was there to capture some of the moments in Boulder City.

Update at 8:56 a.m. on 7/5/19: Three photo captions were corrected to reflect that Rep. Seth Moulton is from Massachusetts, not Maryland.

Massachusetts Rep. Seth Moulton, a 2020 Democratic presidential hopeful, talks to Frank Carrol while making pancakes during the Rotary Pancake Breakfast at Bicentennial Park in Boulder City on Thursday, July 4, 2019. (Jeff Scheid/The Nevada Independent)
Democratic presidential candidate and Sen. Cory Booker, center, Nevada State Treasurer Zack Conine, left, and Nevada Rep. Susie Lee serve pancakes during the Rotary Pancake Breakfast at Bicentennial Park in Boulder City on Thursday, July 4, 2019. (Jeff Scheid/The Nevada Independent)
Democratic 2020 presidential hopeful and Massachusetts Rep. Seth Moulton, right, greets boys during the Rotary Pancake Breakfast at Bicentennial Park in Boulder City on Thursday, July 4, 2019. (Jeff Scheid/The Nevada Independent)
Democratic presidential hopefuls Sen. Cory Booker, left, and Rep. Seth Moulton, right, during a pep rally with supporters of other presidential candidates before the start of the Boulder City parade on Thursday, July 4, 2019. (Jeff Scheid/The Nevada Independent)
New Jersey Sen. Cory Booker, a 2020 Democratic presidential hopeful, speaks at a Democratic Party pep rally with supporters of other presidential candidates before the start of the Boulder City parade on Thursday, July 4, 2019. (Jeff Scheid/The Nevada Independent)
Democratic presidential candidates Sen. Cory Booker, left, and Rep. Seth Moulton, right, during the Boulder City parade on Thursday, July 4, 2019. (Jeff Scheid/The Nevada Independent)
Supporters of presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders during the Boulder City parade on Thursday, July 4, 2019. (Jeff Scheid/The Nevada Independent)
New Jersey Sen. Cory Booker, left, during the Boulder City parade on Thursday, July 4, 2019. (Jeff Scheid/The Nevada Independent)
Massachusetts Rep. Seth Moulton, right, high fives kids during the Boulder City parade on Thursday, July 4, 2019. (Jeff Scheid/The Nevada Independent)
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