Obamas, Clintons, Bernie Sanders and AOC to Speak at Democratic National Convention

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The Democratic National Convention kicks off virtually next Monday, and the DNC has announced a lineup of speakers that includes the Obamas, the Clintons, Bernie Sanders and Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez.

Some of Biden’s potential vice-presidential pick, which he has not yet announced as of Tuesday, have also been scheduled to speak at the four-day convention, including Kamala Harris, Gretchen Whitmer and Tammy Duckworth.

Here’s the expected lineup of speakers by day:


· Sen. Bernie Sanders
· Sen. Catherine Cortez Masto
· Gov. Andrew Cuomo
· Gov. Gretchen Whitmer
· Rep. Jim Clyburn
· Convention Chairman Representative Bennie Thompson
· Rep. Gwen Moore
· Former Gov. John Kasich
· Sen. Doug Jones
· Sen. Amy Klobuchar
· Former First Lady Michelle Obama


· Former Acting US Attorney General Sally Yates
· Minority Leader Chuck Schumer
· Former Secretary of State John Kerry
· Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez
· Rep. Lisa Blunt Rochester
· Former President Bill Clinton
· Former Second Lady Dr. Jill Biden


· Speaker Nancy Pelosi
· Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton
· Sen. Elizabeth Warren
· Gov. Tony Evers
· Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham
· Former Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords
· The Vice Presidential Nominee
· Former President Barack Obama


· Sen. Cory Booker
· Gov. Gavin Newsom
· Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms
· Mayor Pete Buttigieg
· Sen. Tammy Baldwin
· Sen. Tammy Duckworth
· Sen. Chris Coons
· Sen. Kamala Harris
· The Biden Family
· Former Vice President and presumtive Democratic nominee Joe Biden

*How to watch*

Due to the coronavirus pandemic, the convention will be livestreamed virtually on the DNC’s website from 6 p.m. PT/9 p.m. ET to 8 p.m. PT/11 p.m. ET next Monday through Thursday. Viewers can also watch the speeches live on YouTube, Twitter, Facebook and Twitch.

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