Wednesday: 7-11:15 p.m.
Theme of the Day: A Land of Opportunity

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Speakers and Agenda:

  • Vice President Dick Cheney, Lynne Cheney and Labor Secretary Elaine Chao.
  • Keynote address by Sen. Zell Miller (D., Ga.).
  • Nomination of Candidates for President and Vice President.
  • Roll Call of States.

Rallies:

  • 8:13 a.m. The Unemployment Line: From Wall Street, up Broadway, to Seventh Avenue and Madison Square Garden.
  • 3 p.m.: Say No to CAFTA: March along Eighth Avenue from West 16th to West 23rd Streets.
  • 4 p.m.: Central Labor Council March to Stop Bush, Eighth Avenue and West 30th Street.
  • 6 p.m.: Mass Panty Flash Against Bush, Battery Park.
  • 7 p.m.: March Against Corporate Media, West 52nd Street at Sixth Avenue.
  • 7 p.m.: National Organization for Women rally, East Meadow, Central Park.

Parties and Events:

  • 12:30 p.m.: Kudlow & Cramer luncheon at Restaurant Daniel, 60 East 65th Street.
  • 3 p.m.: Asprey party for RNC at its store, 56th Street and Fifth Avenue.
  • 11 p.m.: Amigos de America and Gov. George Pataki host New York and Puerto Rico delegations party, Copacabana, 560 West 34th Street.
  • 11 p.m.: California delegation party at Tavern on the Green.