Stories from the Republican National Convention
Take a look at what some of our sister Patch sites are reporting from the convention taking place this week in Tampa, FL.
Looking for some of the inside stories from the Republican National Convention that you won't see covered by other media sources?
Our sister Patch sites in Florida offer a more inside look at what's happening at the convention. Just click on the links:
- Presidents to Greet RNC Delegates at Innisbrook Golf Course: Abe Lincoln and Ronald Reagan are at Innisbrook awaiting the arrival of hundreds of Republican National Convention delegates from Florida and South Carolina who will be staying at the posh resort. Sound a bit strange? Not really!
- Battling Bias: Conservative Women Say They'll Keep On Fighting: Despite attacks from liberal commentators and others, GOP women say they'll continue to defend their values.
- 'We Are the Storm,' RNC Protesters Chant: Protesters, armed with signs and a message, marched through downtown St. Petersburg as Isaac threatened to put a damper on the Republican National Convention.
- Clearwater ‘SuperHero’ Turns Heads at RNC: This guy is at the convention with the hopes of raising money for charity.
- VIDEO: Trump Won't Take White House Job If Offered: Donald Trump accepted the 2012 Statesman of the Year award from the Republican Party of Sarasota County on Sunday night. Hear what he had to say about his role in politics.
- Delegates Focus on RNC, Not Isaac: RNC delegates enjoy the calm before the storm. Tropical Storm Isaac may crash the convention.