CHARLOTTE, Aug. 20, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Democratic National Convention Committee today announced the following additional speakers for the 2012 Democratic National Convention:
Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel California Attorney General Kamala D. Harris Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper Former Virginia Governor Tim Kaine U.S. Senator John Kerry of Massachusetts Maryland Governor Martin O'Malley Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick Former Ohio Governor Ted Strickland
Previously announced speakers include President Bill Clinton, Elizabeth Warren and San Antonio Mayor Julian Castro who will be the first Latino keynote speaker at a Democratic National Convention. The DNCC will unveil additional convention program details and speakers in the coming days. The first two days of the 2012 Democratic National Convention, Tuesday, September 4 and Wednesday, September 5, will be held at Time Warner Cable Arena. President Obama will accept the Democratic nomination for President on Thursday, September 6 at Bank of America Stadium.
ABOUT THE DNCC The 2012 Democratic National Convention Committee is a not-for-profit organization responsible for planning and executing the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte, North Carolina, the week of September 3, 2012.
SOURCE 2012 Democratic National Convention Committee