Democratic National Committee Members To Gather September 10-12 at Austin's Renaissance Hotel; Health Insurance Reform Efforts, Kennedy Tribute to Highlight Meeting
WASHINGTON, Sept. 9 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The full membership of the Democratic National Committee will meet this Thursday, September 10 through Saturday, September 12 at the Renaissance Hotel in Austin, Texas. At the full DNC meeting on Friday, members will hear a major speech from Chairman and Virginia Governor Tim Kaine with a heavy emphasis on efforts to pass Health Insurance Reform. There will also be a tribute to the late Senator Edward M. Kennedy. In addition, Austin Mayor Lee Leffingwell will welcome the DNC to the city and Texas State Senator Leticia Van de Putte will deliver remarks. Also at the meeting, members will vote on Chairman Kaine's slate of At-Large committee members and his recommendations for membership of the DNC's Standing Committees.
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DNC FALL MEETING SCHEDULEThursday, September 10, 2009 9:00 am - 9:15 am Association of State Democratic Chairs 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm Resolutions Committee 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm Rules and Bylaws Committee 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm Credentials Committee Friday, September 11, 2009 8:00 am - 10:30 am United We Serve Community Service in Recognition of 9/11 11:30 am - 1:00 pm General Meeting 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm GLBT Caucus 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm Midwest Caucus 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm Southern Caucus 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm Western Caucus 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm Eastern Caucus 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm Asian Pacific Islander American Caucus 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm Black Caucus 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm Hispanic Caucus 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm Native American Coordinating Council 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm Nat'l Dem Ethnic Coordinating Committee 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm Executive Committee Saturday, September 12, 2009 9:00 am - 10:30 am Women's Caucus 10:30 am - 12:00 pm Seniors Council 10:30 am - 12:00 pm Youth Council 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm Rural Council 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm Veterans & Military Families Council
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