Presidential Hopefuls Expected at Urban League Conference

1 decade 2 years 8 months ago Saturday, July 21 2007 Jul 21, 2007 Saturday, July 21, 2007 6:07:35 AM CDT July 21, 2007 in News
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ST. LOUIS (AP) - Several of the leading presidential hopefuls for 2008 will be in St. Louis next week to speak at the National Urban League's annual conference. The event begins Wednesday at America's Center convention center. The Urban League says confirmed speakers include Democrats Barack Obama, Hillary Clinton, John Edwards and Dennis Kucinich. New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg, who left the Republican Party in June and has been talked about as a presidential candidate, will also speak. Details about the speeches are expected to be outlined at a news conference Monday. More than ten-thousand people are expected to attend the conference, which runs through next Saturday.

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