- Republican National Convention continues on
After a scaled back first day, the Republican National Convention today will move forward and is likely to include a keynote address by New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani. As part of our special convention coverage, Gary Eichten broadcasts live from the Xcel Energy Center, the site of the Republican National Convention.9:00 a.m.
Steven Smith: Director of the Weidenbaum Center on the Economy, Government, and Public Policy at Washington University in St. Louis.
- How conservatism is adjusting to new political realities
Authors of recent books on how conservatism can re-invent itself join moderator E. J. Dionne, of the Washington Post and NPR in a panel hosted by the Humphrey Institute. Panelists include former Bush speechwriter David Frum and former congressman Mickey Edwards.12:00 p.m.
Ross Douthat: Associate editor, The Atlantic. Author of "Grand New Party."
MIckey Edwards: Former Republican congressman from Oklahama. He's currently a lecturer at Princeton University. His new book is "Reclaiming Conservatism: How a Great American Political Movement Got Lost--And How It Can Find Its Way Back."
David Frum: Contributing editor, National Review Online and resident fellow at the American Enterprise Institute. He worked as a speechwriter for George W. Bush.
E. J. Dionne: Columnist, Washington Post and senior fellow, Brookings Institution.
- Republican convention turns focus back on politics
President Bush will address the delegation via satellite at the Republican National Convention tonight. Much of the convention's opening night schedule was scrubbed last night in anticipation of Hurricane Gustav.7:00 p.m.
Tom Horner: political analyst, a Republican
Todd Rapp: political analyst, a Democrat
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