U.S. Rep. Gwen Moore, Gov. Tony Evers and U.S. Sen. Tammy Baldwin have all landed speaking spots at next week’s virtual Democratic National Convention.
Moore, D-Milwaukee, will speak Monday, while Evers will speak Aug. 19.
Baldwin, D-Madison, has been on the list of potential running mates for presumptive nominee Joe Biden, and she is scheduled to speak Aug. 20, the final night of the convention. U.S. Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms and U.S. Sen. Tammy Duckworth, D-Ill., have also been mentioned as possible running mates, and they are all slated to speak that night as well.
The DNCC also announced Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett will call the convention to order Tuesday, while Convention Secretary Jason Rae will direct the roll call vote from the Wisconsin Center. Meanwhile, Lt. Gov. Mandela Barnes will lead the state’s delegation in voting to nominate Biden.