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DNC: Tuesday speakers

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DENVER, Colorado Here is a list of speakers from the 2008 Democratic National Convention. This is the podium schedule for Tuesday, August 26, 2008You can also check out convention coverage at:http://www.fortcollinsnow.com/SECTION/DNC&ParentProfile=1054

2008 Democratic National Convention Podium ScheduleTuesday, August 26, 2008″RENEWING AMERICA’S PROMISE”Time shown as local–Denver, Colorado MST Hour #1 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM (LOCAL)Call to OrderThe Honorable Shirley FranklinMayor of Atlanta, GeorgiaInvocationReverend Cynthia HaleDisciples of Christ – Decatur, GeorgiaPresentation of ColorsThe American GI Forum Mile High Chapter, ColoradoCongressionally chartered Mexican-American veterans & civil rights organizationPledge of AllegianceKoby Langley From Fort Mead, Maryland, he received the Bronze Star for leadership in the US ArmyCredited with design & implementation of 1st Foreign Torts Claims Policy Act – IraqNational AnthemRocky Mountain Children’s Choir A multicultural, multiracial choir committed to forming community around musicRemarks/VideoThe Honorable Eleanor Holmes Norton Non-voting Member of the US House of Representatives, District of ColumbiaRemarksTed SorensonSpecial Counsel, advisor and speechwriter to President John F. KennedyResearched and drafted Kennedy’s “Profiles in Courage”The Honorable Mike HondaMember of the US House of Representatives, CaliforniaDr. David Gipp Member of the Standing Rock Sioux TribePresident – United Tribes Technical CollegeThe Honorable Linda SanchezMember of the US House of Representatives, CaliforniaThe Honorable Chet CulverGovernor of IowaThe Honorable David PattersonGovernor of New YorkThe Honorable Patrick LeahyUS Senator, VermontHour # 2 4:08 PM 5:00 PM (LOCAL)RemarksThe Honorable Chris Van HollenMember of the US House of Representatives, MarylandRemarksCecile RichardsPresident of the Planned Parenthood Federation of AmericaDaughter of the former Governor of Texas, The Honorable Ann RichardsCongressional Black CaucusThe Honorable Carolyn KilpatrickMember of the US House of Representatives, MichiganThe Honorable Charles RangelMember of the US House of Representatives, New YorkThe Honorable John ConyersMember of the US House of Representatives, MichiganThe Honorable Bennie ThompsonMember of the US House of Representatives, MississippiMoment of SilenceVideo In MemoriamRemarks The Honorable Dennis KucinichMember of the US House of Representatives, OhioThe Honorable John ChiangState Comptroller, CaliforniaThe Honorable Jim DoyleGovernor of WisconsinThe Honorable Ted StricklandGovernor of OhioDGA – RemarksThe Honorable Joe ManchinGovernor of West VirginiaHour # 3 5:00 PM 6:00 PM (LOCAL)US Senate WomenThe Honorable Barbara MikulskiUS Senator, MarylandThe Honorable Barbara BoxerUS Senator, CaliforniaThe Honorable Mary LandrieuUS Senator, LouisianaThe Honorable Blanche Lambert LincolnUS Senator, ArizonaThe Honorable Debbie Stabenow US Senator, MichiganThe Honorable Maria CantwellUS Senator, Washington StateThe Honorable Claire McCaskillUS Senator, MissouriThe Honorable Amy KlobucharUS Senator, MinnesotaRemarksThe Honorable Ed RendellGovernor of PennsylvaniaThe Honorable Tammy BaldwinMember of the US House of Representatives, WisconsinThe Honorable Xavier Becerra Member of the US House of Representatives, CaliforniaJohn SweeneyPresident of the AFL-CIORobin GoldenAutoworker from Michigan scheduled to lose his jobVideo – First Time Delegates: Renewing America’s PromiseRemarksThe Honorable Rahm EmanuelMember of the US House of Representatives, IllinoisLive Performance Alejandro EscovedoVocals & guitarHour # 4 6:01 PM 7:00 PM (LOCAL)RemarksThe Honorable Steny HoyerMember of the US House of Representatives, MarylandDemocratic Majority LeaderKatherine Marcano Cedar Rapids, Iowa flood victimAnna BergerOfficer with SEIU & 1st Chair of America’s newest labor federation, “Change to Win”Pauline Beck Homecare worker & member of SEIU from Oakland, California The Honorable Janet NapolitanoGovernor of ArizonaAmericas Town Hall – EconomyModerator: The Honorable Jennifer Granholm Governor of MichiganPanelists: Aimee Christensen, Jim Rogers, Jim Bauer, Jerome RingoRemarksJim WhitakerRepublican Mayor of Fairbanks, AlaskaPamela Cash-Roper Unemployed nurse and lifelong Republican from North CarolinaThe Honorable Nydia VelazquezMember of the US House of Representatives, New YorkHour # 5 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM (LOCAL)RemarksThe Honorable Kathleen SebeliusGovernor of KansasThe Honorable Frederico PeaFormer Secretary of Energy and former Mayor of Denver, ColoradoNancy Floyd Founder of Nth Power an energy technology investment firm in Portland, OregonThe Honorable Robert Casey, Jr.US Senator, PennsylvaniaLily LedbetterHer actions against Goodyear Tire led to the passage of the Fair Pay Restoration ActKeynote SpeechThe Honorable Mark WarnerGovernor of VirginiaRemarksRet. Rear Admiral John HutsonPresident, Franklin Pierce Law Center in Concord, New HampshireLifelong RepublicanThe Honorable Deval Patrick Governor of MassachusettsHour # 6 8:02 PM 9:04 PM (LOCAL)RemarksGloria CravenLaid-off North Carolina textile worker with huge medical billsThe Honorable Brian SchweitzerGovernor of MontanaHillary Clinton Segment – Video/RemarksThe Honorable Hillary Rodham ClintonUS Senator, New YorkBenedictionRevs. Jin Ho Kang, Yoougsook KangMethodists – Aurora, ColoradoRecessThe Honorable Shirley FranklinMayor of Atlanta, Georgia### About the DNCC: The 2008 Democratic National Convention Committee is the official arm of the Democratic National Committee responsible for planning and organizing the 2008 Democratic National Convention in Denver. http://www.demconvention.com Paid for by 2008 Democratic National Convention Committee, Inc.Not authorized by any candidate or candidate’s committee. ————————————————————————To refer additional e-mail addresses to the DNCC press distribution list, please direct all inquiries to DNCCPress@demconvention.com. 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