The Democratic National Convention kicks off online Monday night. The coronavirus pandemic has forced Democrats to formally nominate former Vice President Joe Biden as the party’s presidential nominee for an in-person event in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. However, they are still planning to hold an event for four nights this week that will feature prominent speakers, politicians and musical guests.
The convention will run Monday through Thursday from 9PM to 23PM ET and you can watch all the speakers on a variety of different platforms.
How do I track?
The official live stream of the event will be available at: DNC’s websitebut you will be able to catch it Facebook, excitement, YouTubeand Twitch additionally. It will also be available on Apple TV, Roku and Amazon Fire TV and you can find the stream by searching for “2020 DNC”.
ABC, CBS, NBC, and Fox News will air the last hour of the convention from 10 p.m. to 11 p.m., and C-SPAN, CNN, MSNBC, and PBS will air the full two hours each night this week.
If you prefer to just listen to the contract, you can also ask your Alexa device to play it. Just say “Alexa, play the Democratic National Convention”. Spotify will collect conversations DNC and Republican National Convention on playlists for people to listen to at the end of each congress day.
Who is speaking?
Monday’s roster: Senator Amy Klobuchar, Sen. Catherine Cortez Masto, Governor Andrew Cuomo, Governor Gretchen Whitmer, Representative Jim Clyburn, Congress Speaker Bennie Thompson, Representative Gwen Moore, Senator Doug Jones, Sen. Bernie Sanders and former first lady Michelle Obama with performances by Maggie Rogers and Leon Bridges
Tuesday’s roster: Sally Yates, former acting US Attorney General, Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer, former Secretary of State John Kerry, Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Rep. Lisa Blunt Rochester, former President Bill Clinton, Dr. Jill Biden
Wednesday’s roster: Senator Elizabeth Warren, Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi, former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, Governor Tony Evers, Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham, former Representative Gabrielle Giffords, Sen. Kamala Harris, former President Barack Obama, with performances by Billie Eilish and Jennifer Hudson
Thursday’s roster: Senator Cory Booker, Pete Buttigieg, Governor Gavin Newsom, Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms, Senator Tammy Baldwin, Sen. Chris Coons, Andrew Yang, Vice President Joe Biden as The Chicks
The speaker list is subject to change.