TELEVISION COVERAGE: The network channels (ABC, CBS, NBC) will offer nightly prime-time coverage of the convention from 7 to 8 p.m. The cable news channels (MSNBC, CNN, Fox) will broadcast live from Denver and offer round-the-clock- coverage.
Session begins at 3 p.m. Mountain Time, which is 2 p.m. Pacific and 5 p.m. Eastern.
Live Performances (before gavel)
Yonder Mountain String Band Performance
Jeff Austin, Adam Aijala, Ben Kaufmann, Dave Johnston
Voter Registration Presentation
Luis Gutierrez, member of the U.S. House of Representatives, Illinois
David Plouffe, Obama Campaign Manager
Ray Rivera, Obama State Director, Colorado
Call to Order
Nancy Pelosi, permanent chair, Democratic National Convention, member and Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives, California
Rabbi David Saperstein, Director, ReligioU.S. Action Center of Reform Judaism, Washington, D.C.
Presentation of Colors
Disabled American Veterans