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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 07:00:00disabled2274586420true109525Why winning Georgia is crucial for the GOP’s Senate hopesIn Georgia, voters selected David Perdue as the Republican candidate for the Senate election in November. His Democratic challenger, Michelle Nunn, is a fellow political novice and the daughter of a well-known former senator. Political editor Domenico Montanaro joins Judy Woodruff to discuss Perdue’s strategy, the competitive race ahead and why voting turnout is at a historic low.2014-07-23 18:00:00http://www.pbs.org/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2014/07/ga_senaterace-320x196.jpg2365294897aFn0IURNWw8109405Will conflicting health care law rulings head to high court?The federal court of appeals based in Washington ruled that the Affordable Care Act does not allow policyholders who get insurance through the federal exchange to qualify for subsidies. A separate ruling, issued hours later by a federal appeals court in Virginia, said federal exchanges policies do qualify. Gwen Ifill talks to Julie Rovner of Kaiser Health News and Tom Goldstein of SCOTUSblog.com.2014-07-22 18:00:00http://www.pbs.org/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2014/04/Doctor-Patient-01-320x196.jpg2365293874dxMVOJIVf30109250News Wrap: Texas governor to send troops to Mexico borderIn our news wrap Monday, Texas Gov. Rick Perry announced plans to send up to 1,000 National Guard troops to the Mexican border as Washington grapples with the surge of children and families entering the U.S. illegally. Also, at least 40 people were shot and killed in Chicago over the weekend, including an 11-year-old girl.2014-07-21 18:00:00http://www.pbs.org/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2014/07/newswrap7-320x196.jpg2365293253BhbIPUQoU98
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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