To show her support for presidential nominee, Barack Obama, Days of Our Lives’ Deidre Hall (Marlena Evans) has traveled Florida as part of the Change We Need Tour, signed on to take part in Nancy Lee Grahn’s (Alexis Davis, General Hospital) online election chat, and now, she will speak at the “Countdown for Barack Obama…America’s Next President” event.

This Political Awareness Evening will also feature keynote speaker, Steve Westly, who is the California Co-Chair of Obama for America; guest speakers and actors Alan Cumming and Esai Morales; and musical guest, Shani Rigsbee.

Starting at 5:30 PM on Friday, October 17, 2008, this highly secured event is by invitation only and will be held in Beverly Hills, California.