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Republican National Convention: August 30, 2012 (Part 2)
August 30, 2012 at 12:00 AM EDT
5420433004Republican National Convention: August 30, 2012 (Part 2)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 07:00:00disabled2274586416191261Six Virginia voters share their election impressionsVirginia is one of the most highly contested states in this year’s presidential election. For an inside look at the choice facing voters there, Judy Woodruff speaks with six Northern Virginia residents. The group’s topics include perceptions of Donald Trump as a 'great communicator' and a 'bully,' the sincerity of Hillary Clinton and whether the country can come together after a divisive campaign.2016-08-26 06:00 pmhttp://newshour-tc.pbs.org/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2016/08/voters-320x196.jpgE3PgFOwW5O0191262Shields and Brooks on racism and Clinton's trustworthinessIn the presidential election arena this week, the two major-party candidates called each other racists, and questions arose over Donald Trump's support among alt-right enthusiasts. As for Hillary Clinton, she seems to be focusing on casting herself as the lesser-of-two-evils option. For analysis, we turn to syndicated columnist Mark Shields and New York Times columnist David Brooks.2016-08-26 06:00 pmhttp://newshour-tc.pbs.org/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2016/08/shieldsandbrooks-320x196.jpgTgn8R3T-LOg191256News Wrap: Siege near Damascus to end after 4 yearsIn our news wrap Friday, hundreds of Syrian residents and fighters were allowed to leave Daraya, a suburb of Damascus that had been under siege since 2012. Secretary of State John Kerry met his Russian counterpart in Geneva to discuss increasing cooperation in Syria. Also, in Turkey, a suicide truck bombing killed at least 11 people and wounded 78. Kurdish militants have claimed responsibility.2016-08-26 06:00 pmhttp://newshour-tc.pbs.org/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2016/08/RTX2N47A-320x196.jpg1-EwJkmo-TY
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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