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Speakers and Entertainers at the
1988 Democratic National Convention

Offered Prayers:

Cameron M. AlexanderBilly GrahamBevil JonesJoseph E. LoweryMorris A. Shmidman

Convention Speakers:

Bill Clinton (Arkansas) Lottie H. Shackelford (Arkansas) Morris K. Udall (Arizona) Barbara Boxer (California) Alan Cranston (California) Edward Foglia (California) Robert T. Matsui (California) George Miller (California) Norman Y. Mineta (California) Leon E. Panetta (California) Edward R. Roybal (California) Ben Nighthorse Campbell (Colorado) Roy R. Romer (Colorado) Christopher J. Dodd (Connecticut) Carrie Saxon Perry (Connecticut) James J. Zogby (District of Columbia) E. William Crotty (Florida) Claude Pepper (Florida) Jimmy Carter (Georgia) Coretta Scott King (Georgia) Jesse L. Jackson, Jr. (Illinois) Jesse L. Jackson (Illinois) Richard G. Hatcher (Indiana) Corinne C. Boggs (Louisiana) John B. Breaux (Louisiana) Michael S. Dukakis (Massachusetts) Raymond L. Flynn (Massachusetts) John F. Kerry (Massachusetts) Edmund S. Muskie (Maine) Coleman A. Young (Michigan) Garrison Keillor (Minnesota) Kent Conrad (North Dakota) Bob Kerrey (Nebraska) Olympia Dukakis (New Jersey) Martin J. Chávez (New Mexico) Bill Richardson (New Mexico) Gary L. Ackerman (New York) Shirley Chisholm (New York) David N. Dinkins (New York) John F. Kennedy, Jr. (New York) Olga A. Mendez (New York) Charles B. Rangel (New York) Charles E. Schumer (New York) Louise M. Slaughter (New York) Howard M. Metzenbaum (Ohio) Thomas A. Daschle (South Dakota) Benjamin L. Hooks (Tennessee) Lloyd M. Bentsen (Texas) Barbara Jordan (Texas) Mickey Leland (Texas) Ann Richards (Texas) Booth Gardner (Washington) Charles Royer (Washington) Robert C. Byrd (West Virginia) Barry Commoner Eleanor Smeal
"Enjoy the hospitable entertainment of a political graveyard."
Henry L. Clinton, Apollo Hall, New York City, February 3, 1872
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