Washington State Senator and convention delegate Franklin waits for the opening session of the 2008 Democratic National Convention to start in Denver

 
Washington State Senator and convention delegate Franklin waits for the opening session of the 2008 Democratic National Convention to start in Denver
Washington State Senator and convention delegate Rosa Franklin waits for the opening session of the 2008 Democratic National Convention to start in Denver, Colorado August 25, 2008. U.S. Senator Barack Obama (D-IL) is expected to accept the Democratic presidential nomination at the convention on August 28. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton (UNITED STATES) US PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION CAMPAIGN 2008 (USA)