The first televised presidential nominating convention also occurred 60 years ago. Giving Martin Sheen ("The West Wing") an opening to remind people to "vote for the candidate of your choice, at least once."
Outstanding made for television movie: "Recount."
Paula Weinstein gave the speech. "This award really belongs to the men and women on the ground who fought to have every vote counted. They will be there on Nov. 4, fighting again. Vote!"