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Republican National Convention: August 30, 2012 (Part 2)
August 30, 2012 at 12:00 AM EST
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 07:00:00disabled2274586416true126947What does Jeb Bush’s campaign curiosity mean for others?With a little less than two years to go before the 2016 election, former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush announced on social media that he is actively exploring a run for president. Judy Woodruff talks to Philip Rucker of The Washington Post and Susan Page of USA Today to discuss the strategy behind the move and what advantages or disadvantages he may encounter in a presidential contest.2014-12-16 18:00:00http://www.pbs.org/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2014/12/whitehouse2016-320x196.jpg2365388172qcAxtA72u7E126302What’s the outlook for compromise in the next Congress?The fight in Congress over a compromise federal spending bill revealed tensions between pragmatists and purists in both parties. Judy Woodruff sits down with Todd Zwillich of The Takeaway and Amy Walter of The Cook Political Report to discuss the polarization and political dynamics of the incoming Congress.2014-12-15 18:00:00http://www.pbs.org/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2014/12/DIVIDED-WE-STAND-monitor-capitol-320x196.jpg2365387411mxuXg5bw2Fc126299Rifts exposed as Congress readies for GOP majorityThe final days of the current Congress have exposed fissures within both parties, as Capitol Hill prepares for a power shift favoring Republicans. Political editor Lisa Desjardins reports on the fight over the compromise spending bill that passed over the weekend, and the Republican maneuver that allowed outgoing Majority Leader Harry Reid to schedule votes on key nominees.2014-12-15 18:00:00http://www.pbs.org/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2014/12/congress-320x196.jpg2365387401zhngFaVM_2Y
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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