2012 Republican National Convention http://wfpl.org en RNC Commentary and Analysis on WFPL's Byline http://wfpl.org/post/rnc-commentary-and-analysis-wfpls-byline <p>The Republican National Convention is over, with Mitt Romney formally accepting the GOP presidential nomination.&nbsp; Friday on <em>Byline</em>, we talked about the RNC with the Courier-Journal’s <a href="http://www.courier-journal.com/section/COLUMNISTS20/James-R-Carroll">James Carroll</a>, who covered the convention in Tampa, WFPL's Phillip Bailey, and Kentucky Public Radio’s Kenny Colston.&nbsp;</p> Sat, 01 Sep 2012 19:28:29 +0000 Brad Yost 1524 at http://wfpl.org Kentucky Delegates Prepared for RNC Despite Tropical Storm Isaac http://wfpl.org/post/kentucky-delegates-prepared-rnc-despite-tropical-storm-isaac <p>The Republican National Convention has been <a href="http://latino.foxnews.com/latino/politics/2012/08/26/republican-convention-delayed-as-tropical-storm-isaac-approaches-florida/">postponed Monday due to tropical storm Isaac</a>, but Kentucky delegates are still headed to Tampa, Florida to support presidential nominee Mitt Romney.</p> Mon, 27 Aug 2012 11:40:00 +0000 Phillip M. Bailey 1462 at http://wfpl.org Rand Paul Will Speak at Republican Convention http://wfpl.org/post/rand-paul-will-speak-republican-convention <p>Given a position over his father, U.S. Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., is listed as one of the speakers at the Republican National Convention that will officially make former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney the party&#39;s nominee.</p><p>From <a href="http://www.cbsnews.com/8301-503544_162-57488006-503544/rick-santorum-rand-paul-to-speak-at-republican-convention/">CBS News</a>:</p><blockquote><p>In an effort to reach out the libertarian and Tea Party-minded members of the Republican Party, Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul, the son of Republican presidential candidate Ron Paul, will also have a speaking role.</p></blockquote><p> Tue, 07 Aug 2012 14:30:12 +0000 Phillip M. Bailey 1237 at http://wfpl.org