Former Governor & Gees Bend Quilters Going to Democratic National Convention

WSFA 12 News has confirmed that former Alabama Governor Don Siegelman will attend the Democratic National Convention in Denver at the end of the month.

The Alabama Democratic Party says Siegelman has been asked to speak at a breakfast for the Colorado delegation. The Alabama office also confirmed they have invited the Gees Bend Quilters to attend a breakfast Alabama's delegation is organizing at the convention.

They would attend on August 28th. That is the 45th anniversary of Dr. Martin Luther King's "I Have a Dream" speech.