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DNC Tuesday

   

Tuesay, September 4- Colorado In The House

2012 Democratic National Convention Podium Schedule

Tuesday, September 4, 2012

"Americans Coming Together"

 

 

Time shown as local – Charlotte, North Carolina, EDT

 

 


CHARLOTTE, Sept. 3, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ --

 

5:00 PM – 6:00 PM (LOCAL)

 

Call to Order

 

 

The Honorable Debbie Wasserman Schultz

 

 

Chair of the Democratic National Committee
Member of the US House of Representatives, Florida

 


Invocation

 

 

His Eminence Metropolitan Nicholas

 

 

Bishop of the Greek Orthodox Diocese of Detroit

 


Presentation of Colors

 

 

 

Disabled American Veterans, The Stanly County Chapter 12 Honor Guard

 


Pledge of Allegiance

 

 

3rd Grade Class, W.R. O'Dell Elementary School

 

 

Concord, North Carolina

 


National Anthem

 

 

Amber Riley

 

 

Singer/songwriter and 'Glee' actress

 


Remarks

 

 

Stephen J. Kerrigan

 

 

Chief Executive Officer of the Democratic National Convention Committee

 


Welcome Video
Presentation of Credentials Committee Report from Co-Chairs

 

 


Bishop Vashti McKenzie

 

 

First woman elected as bishop of the African Methodist Episcopal Church

 


The Honorable Julian Castro

 

 

Mayor of San Antonio, Texas

 


Presentation of Rules Committee Report from Co-Chairs

 

 

The Honorable Kamala D. Harris

 

 

State Attorney General of California

 


The Honorable Martin O'Malley

 

 

Governor of Maryland

 


Appointment of Convention Officers

Gaveling-in of Permanent Chair
The Honorable Antonio R. Villaraigosa

Chair of the 2012 Democratic National Convention Committee
Mayor of Los Angeles, California

 

Remarks

 

 

The Honorable Steny Hoyer

 

 

Parliamentarian of the 2012 Democratic National Committee Convention
Democratic Whip and Member of the US House of Representatives, Maryland

 


Andrew Tobias

 

 

Treasurer of the Democratic National Committee

 


Alice Germond

 

 

Secretary of the Democratic National Committee

 

Roll Call for Attendance

 

 


6:00 PM – 7:00 PM (LOCAL)

 

Platform Committee Remarks

 

 

The Honorable Barbara Lee

 

 

Member of the US House of Representatives, California

 


Lieutenant General Claudia Kennedy (Retired)

 

 

First woman to reach rank of three-star general in the US Army

 

Platform Video and Remarks

 

 


The Honorable Cory A. Booker

 

 

Mayor of Newark, New Jersey

 


Remarks

 

 

The Honorable Bev Perdue

 

 

Governor of North Carolina

 


American Hero Video: Education

American Voices Remarks

 

 

Ryan Case

 

Remarks


Mary Kay Henry

International President of the Service Employees International Union (SEIU)

 


Remarks from Members of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus

 

 

The Honorable Charles Gonzalez

 

 

Member of the US House of Representatives, Texas
Chair of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus

 


The Honorable Nydia M. Velazquez

 

 

Member of the US House of Representatives, New York

 

Remarks

 

 


The Honorable Pat Quinn

 

 

Governor of Illinois

 

Remarks

 

 


Doug Stern

 

 

Cincinnati, Ohio Firefighter

 

Remarks

 

 


The Honorable Tim Kaine

 

 

Candidate for the US Senate, Virginia
Former Governor of Virginia
Former Chairman of the Democratic National Committee

 

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM (LOCAL
Remarks
The Honorable Anthony R. Foxx

Mayor of Charlotte, North Carolina

 

The Honorable Harry Reid

 

 

Democratic Majority Leader and Member of the US Senate, Nevada

 


An Economy Built to Last Video: Education

Women of the US House of Representatives

Jimmy Carter Video

Remarks

 

The Honorable Ken Salazar

 

Kennedy Family Tribute Video

Remarks
Joe Kennedy III

Candidate for the US House of Representatives, Massachusetts

 

Live Performance

 

 

Ledisi

 

 

Singer/songwriter

 


Remarks

 

 

The Honorable Robert Wexler

 

 

President of the S. Daniel Abraham Center for Middle East Peace
Former Member of the US House of Representatives, Florida

 

8:00 PM – 9:00 PM (LOCAL)

Remarks
The Honorable R.T. Rybak

Mayor of Minneapolis, Minnesota

 

The Honorable Jared Polis

 

 

Member of the US House of Representatives, Colorado

 


Stronger Together Video: Reproductive Choice

American Voices Remarks

 

Maria Ciano

 

Remarks

 

 

Nancy Keenan

 

 

President of the National Abortion Rights Action League - Pro-Choice America (NARAL)

 


Progress for People Video: American Veterans

American Voices Remarks

 

Nate Davis
Remarks

 

 

The Honorable Tammy Duckworth

 

 

Candidate for the US House of Representatives, Illinois
Former Assistant Secretary of the US Department of Veterans Affairs

 


The Honorable Lincoln Chafee

 

 

Governor of Rhode Island

 


The Honorable James E. Clyburn

 

 

Assistant Democratic Leader and Member of the US House of Representatives, South Carolina

 


Progress for People Video: Health Care

American Voices Remarks

 

Stacey Lihn

 

Remarks

 

 

The Honorable Xavier Becerra

 

 

Democratic Caucus Vice Chair and Member of the US House of Representatives, California

 

9:00 PM – 10:00 PM (LOCAL)
The Honorable Ted Strickland
F

 

ormer Governor of Ohio

 

The Honorable Kathleen Sebelius

The Honorable Rahm Emanuel

 

Mayor of Chicago, Illinois
Former White House Chief of Staff

 

Remarks

 

 

Kal Penn

 

 

Actor/Producer
Former Associate Director of the White House Office of Public Engagement

 


Remarks

 

 

Craig Robinson and Maya Soetoro-ng

 

 

Brother of Mrs. Obama and Sister of President Obama

 


Stronger Together Video: Equal Pay

Remarks
Lilly Ledbetter

Women's equality leader and namesake of the Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act

The Honorable Deval Patrick

 

Governor of Massachusetts

10:00 PM – 11:00 PM (LOCAL)

The Honorable Martin O'Malley

 

Governor of Maryland

Introduction of Keynote Speaker Julian Castro
Joaquin Castro
Brother of Mayor Julian Castro
Candidate for the US House of Representatives, Texas

 

Keynote Address

 

 

The Honorable Julian Castro

 

 

Mayor of San Antonio, Texas

 


Michelle Obama Video and Remarks

 

 

Elaine Brye

 


Remarks

 

 

Michelle Obama

 

 

First Lady of the United States

 


Benediction

 

 

Jena Lee Nardella

 

 

Founder and Executive Director of Blood: Water Mission

 

 

Recess

 

 

 

 

   
 
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