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Democratic National Convention unveils list of speakers
2020-08-11

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The Democratic National Convention Committee ( DNCC ) announced a selection of speakers headlining the 2020 Democratic National Convention, and new details about the convention schedule.

These speakers will join a line-up of everyday Americans. All will be featured across all four nights of the convention, which will air live Aug. 17-20, 8-10 p.m. CT.

Speakers will include:

—Monday, Aug. 17 ( "We the People" ): U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders, U.S. Sen. Catherine Cortez Masto, Gov. Andrew Cuomo, Gov. Gretchen Whitmer, U.S. Rep. Jim Clyburn, Convention Chairman U.S. Rep. Bennie Thompson, U.S. Rep. Gwen Moore, former Gov. John Kasich, U.S. Sen. Doug Jones, U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar and former First Lady Michelle Obama

—Tuesday, Aug. 18 ( "Leadership Matters" ): Former acting US Attorney General Sally Yates, Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, former Secretary of State John Kerry, U.S. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, U.S. Rep. Lisa Blunt Rochester, former President Bill Clinton and former Second Lady Dr. Jill Biden

—Wed., Aug. 19 ( "A More Perfect Union" ): U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren, Gov. Tony Evers, Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham, former Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords, the vice presidential nominee U.S. Sen. Kamala Harris and former President Barack Obama

—Thursday, Aug. 20 ( "America's Promise" ): U.S. Sen. Cory Booker, Gov. Gavin Newsom, Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms, Mayor Pete Buttigieg, U.S. Sen. Tammy Baldwin, U.S. Sen. Tammy Duckworth, U.S. Sen. Chris Coons and the Biden family and Vice President Joe Biden.

The official live stream for the 2020 Democratic National Convention will be hosted on DemConvention.com .


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