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Obama Chooses the Next Obama? Julian Castro to Keynote DNC

August 1st, 2012

The Democratic National Convention happening over the week of September 3rd in Charlotte North Carolina is finally getting some buzz. The recent announcements of former President Bill Clinton and Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts are names that will help create interest as will First Lady Michelle Obama and Vice President Joe Biden who were always expected to attend. The one name that is creating the most buzz though is that of Hispanic Mayor of San Antonio Texas Julián Castro. Castro has been chosen to take the same keynote speaker spot that President Obama did in 2004 launching him into the political spotlight. Castro will become the first Hispanic keynote speaker at the Democratic National Convention. Castro, age 37, will be five… Read more