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Whitmer to speak at Democratic National Convention

Whitmer to speak at Democratic National Convention Photo: State of Michigan

TODD RICHMOND Associated Press
Created: August 11, 2020 09:19 PM

LANSING, Mich. (AP) - Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer is scheduled to be featured on the opening night of next week’s Democratic National Convention.

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Whitmer will speak Monday during the four-day event, which will be virtual due to the coronavirus pandemic. 

The first-term governor was on Biden’s short list for running mate until he chose California Sen. Kamala Harris. Whitmer's profile grew nationally in the spring as she confronted the 
 

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