After a delay due to Tropical Storm Isaac, the 40th Republican National Convention is expected to hit full-speed Tuesday in Tampa, Florida. The anticipated 50,000 visitors and delegates will crown former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney as the party's presidential nominee.
Republican National Convention Kicks Off
Bill Whalen, research fellow at the Hoover Institution
Carla Marinucci, political writer for The San Francisco Chronicle
Belva Davis, Host of KQED Public Television's "This Week in Northern California"
Ricky Gill, Republican candidate in California's 9th Congressional District
Sally Zelikovsky, California delegate (San Rafael) to the 2012 RNC
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