CNN's Erin Burnett talks to Fmr. New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani about what he wants to hear from Mitt Romney's address to the Republican National Convention.
Mitt Romney's running mate Paul Ryan energized the GOP convention Wednesday with a conservative speech that led with attacks against President Barack Obama.
CNN's Tom Cohen is OutFront with five things we learned from the conventions second night:
1. Romney's enforcer comes to play
On Tuesday, the GOP convention was about love (Ann Romney) and respect (Chris Christie).
But to the chagrin of head-scratching Republicans eager to take the fight to President Barack Obama, there wasn't much talk in the Tampa Bay Times Forum about the current administration in Washington.
Paul Ryan put those anxieties to rest on Wednesday with a lengthy, aggressive and systematic attack on Obama's record in office, with one question as the thesis: "Without a change in leadership, why would the next four years be any different from the last four years?
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Presidential candidate Mitt Romney is set to formally accept his party's nomination Thursday at the Republican National Convention. By all accounts, speakers such as his wife Ann Romney, New Jersey Governor Chris Christie, and running mate Paul Ryan have met their party's expectations.
In his latest column for The Daily Beast, John Avlon notes what he calls Romney's 'missing character narrative.' Avlon says it is time for Romney to share intimate details of his life that helped shape his character so voters may get to know the 'real Romney.'
John Avlon is also a CNN contributor and member of the OutFront political strike team.
Tonight, the Republican National Convention will conclude with Mitt Romney formally accepting his party's presidential nomination.
His vice presidential running mate Paul Ryan by most accounts energized the base Wednesday with a compelling attack on President Barack Obama. Now, all eyes are on Romney to re-introduce himself to the nation and define why he should be in the White House over the next four years.
Tune to CNN for the special primetime coverage of the Republican National Convention. While you are watching the convention join a LIVE conversation with political analysts, reporters and experts on CNN.com/ConventionsLive.