Democrats release Thursday's convention schedule

Aside from the expected nomination acceptance speeches from Vice President Biden and President Obama, Reps. Barney Frank (Mass.), Donna Edwards (Md.), John Lewis (Ga.), Tammy BaldwinTammy BaldwinSenate panel passes 4.5B defense bill Dem introduces bill to block new government hacking powers The Trail 2016: The campaign that never sleeps MORE (Wis.), James Clyburn (S.C.), Xavier BecerraXavier BecerraWasserman Schultz fights to keep her job Minority lawmakers bash Trump over housing crisis Pelosi, Dems rush to defense of Wasserman Schultz MORE (Calif.) and Debbie Wasserman Schultz (Fla.) will all speak. Sen. Dick DurbinDick DurbinDems to Clinton: Ignore Trump on past scandals How airport security lines got so bad Dem senators call for sanctions on Congo MORE (Ill.) will introduce Obama.

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The Foo Fighters will perform close to 9 p.m. and actresses Scarlett Johansson, Kerry Washington and Eva Longoria have prime-time speaking spots.

North Carolina lawmakers speaking include Sen. Kay HaganKay Hagan10 Senate seats most likely to flip in 2016 Senate Republicans are feeling the 'Trump effect' Washington's lobby firms riding high MORE and Reps. G.K. ButterfieldG.K. ButterfieldBlack lawmakers want Labor to push tech on diversity Public schools are 'resegregating,' Dems say Fight brews over forcing library to use ‘illegal alien’ MORE, David Price and Mel Watt.

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