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Republican National Convention: August 30, 2012 (Part 1)
August 30, 2012 at 12:00 AM EDT
5420333003Republican National Convention: August 30, 2012 (Part 1)The PBS NewsHour brings you live coverage of the final night of the Republican National Convention in Tampa. Thursday's program includes speeches from Marco Rubio, Jeb Bush, and Clint Eastwood plus Gov. Mitt Romney's nomination acceptance speech. Also: Gwen Ifill and Judy Woodruff talk with Mark Shields, David Brooks, and special guests, including Haley Barbour, Dick Durbin and Mitch McConnell.2012-08-30 07:00:00disabled2274586420true11830912 sitting governors at risk of losing in NovemberThe midterm elections will determine the power structure in Washington for the next two years. But in 36 states across the country, midterms could also mean a shift in state leadership, especially for 12 sitting governors. Judy Woodruff sits down with Political Editor Domenico Montanaro for a breakdown of November’s governor races.2014-10-22 18:00:00http://www.pbs.org/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2014/10/governorsraces-320x196.jpeg2365352598oaeUC2OnCZw118220Two newcomers vie for Georgia’s open Senate seatIn Georgia, the race for an open Senate seat is dividing voters between Republican David Perdue and Democrat Michelle Nunn. Both seek to distance themselves from President Obama’s policies while gathering support from white and African-American voters who often diverge on party lines. Judy Woodruff reports the southern voter mindset from Atlanta.2014-10-21 06:00 pmhttp://www.pbs.org/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2014/07/David_Perdue_supporters-320x196.jpgk1apYVfl9Mw118110Former GOP leader Bob Dole tells lawmakers to ‘get together’At 91 years old, former Sen. Bob Dole is still traversing his home state of Kansas to thank his supporters for five terms in the Senate. Judy Woodruff sits down with Dole to discuss how Washington has changed since he was in office, his activism for disabled Americans, President Obama’s foreign policy and what he expects from the upcoming election.2014-10-20 18:00:00http://www.pbs.org/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2014/10/bobdole-320x196.jpg2365350657j7H5S8gqRKc
The PBS NewsHour brings you live coverage of the final night of the Republican National Convention in Tampa, including speeches and analysis.
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