MILWAUKEE (WLNS) – The youngest woman serving in the Michigan legislature and the first Armenian-American woman in the House, will deliver part of the keynote address at the Democratic National Convention tonight.
This year’s Keynote Address will feature seventeen of the Democratic Party’s rising stars from all across the country.
Michigan Representative Mari Manoogian (40th House District) will join former Georgia House Democratic Leader Stacey Abrams to highlight the importance of state legislative races, in-state leadership, and building a strong bench for the future of the Democratic Party.
Rep. Manoogian is the youngest woman serving in the 100th Legislature and the first Armenian-American woman to serve in the Michigan House of Representatives.
She currently serves as Assistant Minority Whip for the House Democrats.
The second night of the Democratic National Convention is scheduled to begin at 9:00 p.m. EST.
Watch Day 2 of the Democratic National Convention LIVE in the video below: