Election 2008 The World is Watching

PRI's The World Radio Report

Foreign Press Searches for Stories at the RNC

BY Jason MargolisSeptember 2, 2008


Jason Margolis is a reporter with PRI's The World. He is reporting this week from the Republican National Convention in St. Paul.

Journalists from around the globe -- at least 600 of them -- poured out of the Democratic convention in Denver over the weekend and set up shop in St. Paul for the GOP Convention.

Given a scaled back first day by Republicans because of Hurricane Gustav, PRI The World's Jason Margolis visits the foreign press center in St. Paul to see what stories journalists are scrambling to find.