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Schedule: The 2000 Democratic National Convention
Monday | Tuesday | Wednesday | Thursday

Monday, Aug. 14


8 p.m. to 11 p.m. EDT
Pledge of Allegiance
America the Beautiful
Rep. Lynn Woolsey (D-Calif.) leads a tribute to American success stories
Lydia Camarillo, CEO of the Democratic National Convention, gives remarks
Terry McAuliffe, honorary chairman of the Democratic National Convention, gives remarks
Segment: American accomplishments
Labor Secretary Alexis Herman, panel on the economy
Gov. Jeanne Shaheen (D-N.H.) gives remarks
Gov. Gary Locke (D-Wash.), panel on issues facing working families
Tribute: Former president Jimmy Carter
Segment: A profile of Democratic women members of the Senate, including Sens. Barbara Mikulski, Barbara Boxer, Diane Feinstein, Mary Landrieu, Blanche Lincoln, Patty Murray, and Senate candidate Debbie Stabenow
First Lady Hillary Rodham Clinton, New York Senate candidate
Film: Introduction of President Clinton
President Clinton
Musical performance
Benediction
Closing

Tuesday, Aug. 15


8 p.m. to 11 p.m. EDT
Pledge of Allegiance
America the Beautiful
Tribute: Firefighters and police
Ed Rendell, general chair of the Democratic National Committee, gives remarks
Joe Andrew, national chair of the Democratic National Committee, gives remarks
Elizabeth Birch, executive director of Human Rights Campaign, gives remarks
Kate Michelman, president of NARAL, gives remarks
Gerald McEntee, president of AFSCME, gives remarks
Rev. Jesse Jackson Sr. gives remarks
Sen. Tom Daschle (D-S.D.), Senate Minority Leader, gives remarks
Segment: The American future
Caroline Kennedy Schlossberg, daughter of former president John F. Kennedy, gives remarks
Sen. Edward M. Kennedy (D-Mass.), gives remarks
Bill Bradley, former New Jersey senator and Democratic presidential candidate, gives remarks
Rep. Harold E. Ford Jr. (Tenn.), delivers keynote address
Benediction
Closing

Wednesday, Aug. 16


8 p.m. to 11 p.m. EDT
Pledge of Allegiance
America the Beautiful
Tribute: Caregivers
Bob Chase of the NEA gives remarks
Segment: Women members of the House
John Sweeney, president of the AFL-CIO, gives remarks
Gov. Gray Davis (D-Calif.) gives remarks
Rep. Richard Gephardt (D-Mo.), House minority leader, gives remarks
Segment: Al Gore: Principled Fighter
Actor Jimmy Smits, panel on health care
Sen. Joseph Lieberman (D-Conn.), vice presidential candidate, delivers address
Nomination of Vice President Gore
Karenna Gore Schiff, daughter and campaign adviser to Vice President Gore, gives remarks
Roll Call on nomination of Vice President Gore for president
Benediction
Closing

Thursday, Aug. 17


8 p.m. to 11 p.m. EDT
Pledge of Allegiance
America the Beautiful
Tribute: Vietnam Veterans
Lt. Gov. Cruz Bustamante (D-Calif.) , gives remarks
Kweisi Mfume , president and CEO of the NAACP, gives remarks
Sen. Tom Harkin (D-Iowa) , gives remarks
Nomination of vice presidential candidate Sen. Joseph Lieberman
Introduction of Tipper Gore by daughter Kristin
Tipper Gore, introduces her husband
Vice President Gore gives presidential nomination acceptance speech
Benediction
Closing

Source: Democratic National Committee

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