Republican National Convention Schedule

The revised schedule of the GOP convention.

Posted: 08/28/2012 10:07 AM EDT

The 2012 Republican National Convention takes place from Tuesday, Aug. 28 to Thursday, Aug. 30, in Tampa, Florida. The schedule is as follows: 


TUESDAY


2 p.m.


RNC Chairman Reince Priebus


Color Guard Knights of Columbus


Pledge of Allegiance by former Govs. Tim Babcock of Montana, and Tom Hogan of Florida


National Anthem sung by Philip Alongi


Invocation by Rabbi Meir Soloveichik


Opening procedural steps, appointment of convention committees


Welcoming remarks, and House and Senate candidates and RNC auxiliaries


RNC Chairman Reince Priebus


RNC Co-Chairman Sharon Day


Tampa Mayor Bob Buckhorn, D-Fla.


William Harris, convention chief executive officer


Al Austin, chairman of Tampa Bay host committee


Republican congressional candidates


State Del. Barbara Comstock, R-Va.


Rep. Tim Griffin, R-Ark.


Republican Senate candidates


Republican National Committee auxiliaries


Consideration of convention committee reports


RNC Chairman Reince Priebus


Mike Duncan, chairman, Committee on Credentials


Zoraida Fonalledas, chairwoman, Committee on Permanent Organization


House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio, convention permanent chairman


Official Convention Photograph


Committee on Rules Chairman John Sununu


Committee on Resolutions Chairman Gov. Bob McDonnell, R-Va.


Committee on Resolutions Co-Chairman Sen. John Hoeven, R-N.D.


Committee on Resolutions Co-Chairman Rep. Marsha Blackburn, R-Tenn.


Roll call for nomination of president of the United States


Roll call for nomination of vice president of the United States


6:40 p.m.


Recess


7 p.m.


Reconvene


Remarks by House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio


Remarks by RNC Chairman Reince Priebus


Video and remarks by Utah congressional candidate and Mayor Mia Love, R-Saratoga Spring.


Remarks by Janine Turner


Remarks by former U.S. Sen. Rick Santorum, R-Pa.


Remarks by Host, U.S. Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers, R-Wash.


8 p.m.


Remarks by U.S. Sen. Kelly Ayotte, R-N.H., accompanied by Jack Gilchrist


Remarks by Gov. John Kasich, R-Ohio


Remarks by Gov. Mary Fallin, R-Okla.


Remarks by Gov. Bob McDonnell, R-Va., accompanied by Bev Gray


Remarks by Gov. Scott Walker, R-Wis.


9 p.m.


Remarks by Gov. Brian Sandoval, R-Nev.


Remarks by Sher Valenzuela


Remarks by Republican Senate candidate Ted Cruz of Texas


Remarks by Artur Davis


Remarks by Gov. Nikki Haley, R-S.C.


10 p.m.


Remarks by Luce' Vela Fortuño


Remarks by Ann Romney


Remarks by Gov. Chris Christie, R-N.J.


Benediction by Sammy Rodriguez


Adjournment


WEDNESDAY


7 p.m.


Call to order


Introduction of Colors by Amputee Veterans of America Support Team


Pledge of Allegiance by Brig. Gen. Patrick E. Rea, U.S. Army (Ret.)


National Anthem sung by Ayla Brown


Invocation by Ishwar Singh


Ron Paul video


Remarks by Senate Republican leader and Convention Temporary Chairman Mitch McConnell, R-Ky.


Remarks by Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky.


Remarks by Christopher Devlin-Young and Jeanine McDonnell


8 p.m.


Remarks by Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz.


Remarks by Attorney General Pam Bondi, R-Fla., Attorney General Sam Olens, R-Ga.


Remarks by Gov. Bobby Jindal, R-La.


Remarks by Sen. John Thune, R-S.D

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Remarks by Sen. Rob Portman, R-Ohio


9 p.m.


Remarks by Gov. Luis Fortuño, R-Puerto Rico


Remarks by former Gov. Tim Pawlenty, R-Minn.


Bush 41, 43 film


Remarks by former Gov. Mike Huckabee, R-Ark.


10 p.m.


Remarks by former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice


Remarks by Gov. Susana Martinez, R-N.M.


Remarks by vice presidential nominee, Rep. Paul Ryan, R-Wis.


Benediction by Archbishop Demetrios


Adjournment


THURSDAY


7 p.m.


Call to order


Introduction of Colors US Central Command Joint Forces Color Guard Team


Pledge of Allegiance by Dylan Nonaka


National Anthem sung by SEVEN


Invocation by Ken and Priscilla Hutchins


Remarks by Republican Senate candidate and U.S. Rep. Connie Mack, R-Fla.


Reagan Legacy Video


Remarks by former House Speaker and GOP presidential candidate Newt Gingrich and wife Callista Gingrich


Remarks by Craig Romney


8 p.m.


Remarks by former Gov. Jeb Bush, R-Fla.


Remarks by Bob White, chairman of Romney for President campaign


Remarks by Grant Bennett


Remarks by Tom Stemberg


9 p.m.


Remarks by former Lt. Gov. Kerry Healey, R-Mass.


Remarks by Jane Edmonds, former Massachusetts secretary of workforce


Remarks by Olympians Michael Eruzione, Derek Parra and Kim Rhode


10 p.m.


Remarks by U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla.


Remarks by presidential nominee Mitt Romney


Benediction by Archbishop Timothy M. Dolan


House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio, declares convention end




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