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Schedule for Day 1 of the Democratic National Convention

The Democratic National Convention gets under way Tuesday at Time Warner Cable Arena in Charlotte, N.C. Highlights of tonight's schedule:

• U.S. Rep. Steny Hoyer, D-Md.

• Cory A. Booker, mayor of Newark, N.J.

• Bev Perdue, governor of North Carolina

• Mary Kay Henry, president of the Service Employees International Union

• Pat Quinn, governor of Illinois

• Tim Kaine, former governor of Virginia

• Anthony R. Foxx, mayor of Charlotte

• U.S. Sen. Harry Reid, Democratic majority leader

• Jimmy Carter video

• Kennedy family tribute video; Joe Kennedy III

• Robert Wexler, former U.S. House member from Florida

• R.T. Rybak, mayor of Minneapolis

• Nancy Keenan, president of the National Abortion Rights Action League — Pro-Choice America

• Lincoln Chafee, governor of Rhode Island

• U.S. Rep. James E. Clyburn, D-S.C.

• Ted Strickland, former Governor of Ohio

• Kathleen Sebelius, secretary of Health and Human Services

• Rahm Emanuel, mayor of Chicago

• Kal Penn, actor/producer

• Craig Robinson, brother of first lady Michelle Obama, and Maya Soetoro-Ng, half sister of President Obama

• Lilly Ledbetter, women's equality leader and namesake of the Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act

• Deval Patrick, governor of Massachusetts

• Martin O'Malley, governor of Maryland

• Julián Castro, mayor of San Antonio, Texas, keynote speaker

• Michelle Obama, first lady

Schedule for Day 1 of the Democratic National Convention 09/04/12 [Last modified: Tuesday, September 4, 2012 12:31pm]
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