Former astronaut Mark Kelly to speak at DNC

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Former astronaut Mark Kelly will speak at next week’s Democratic National Convention, although not necessarily about space.

Kelly and his wife, former Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords, are among the speakers convention organizers said Thursday will appear at the convention in Philadelphia.

Kelly, in a tweet, said he and Giffords will speak on July 27 to discuss why the Democratic presidential nominee, Hillary Clinton, “will make our country safer.”  [ DNC / Twitter @ShuttleCDRKelly ]


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