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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 07:00:00disabled2274586416188827Shields and Brooks on which convention was more successfulNew York Times columnist David Brooks and syndicated columnist Mark Shields sit down with Judy Woodruff for a look at the conventions and agree the Democrats were more successful — even if Hillary Clinton failed to connect emotionally. “If we are in some Hobbesian state of nature, in which we want a strongman who has no compassion,” then Trump comes out ahead, says Brooks.2016-07-29 18:00:00http://newshour-tc.pbs.org/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2016/07/shieldsbrooks-2-320x196.jpg2365813941WQs22igP-6c188826She’s been “schlepping” with Hillary Clinton for eight yearsNew York Times political reporter Amy Chozick has been covering Hillary Clinton since her run in 2008. Through the good times and bad — from losing the Democratic primary in 2008 to becoming the first female presidential nominee for a major party in 2016. Chozick gives us an up-close-and-personal look at what it was like to be at the Democratic nominee’s side through it all.2016-07-29 18:00:00http://newshour-tc.pbs.org/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2016/07/chozick2-320x196.jpg2365813940eC1N_5z577I188824The most memorable moments from Cleveland and PhillyThe chants, the jabs, the sound bites and everything in between: we take a look back at some of the highlights from the Democratic and Republican conventions these past two weeks.2016-07-29 18:00:00http://newshour-tc.pbs.org/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2016/07/RTSK4QH-320x196.jpg2365813912kv6S4PkEQRA
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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