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12:12 pm
Mon August 20, 2012

Governor O'Malley to Speak at Democratic National Convention

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) - Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley will be a speaker at the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte, N.C., next month.


The Democratic National Convention Committee announced additional speakers on Monday.


O'Malley has a high profile in the party, frequently appearing on national television shows. O'Malley also is the chairman of the Democratic Governors Association.


O'Malley, who is in his second term, also had a speaking role in the 2004 Democratic National Convention.


Former Virginia Gov. Tim Kaine will also have a speaking role at this year's convention, which is scheduled to begin Sept. 4.