Republican National Convention to start Tuesday after recess
August 28th, 2012
12:56 PM ET

Republican National Convention to start Tuesday after recess

The Republican National Convention will be in full swing Tuesday starting at 2pm ET after the convention was moved to recess due to threat of then Tropical Storm Isaac.

CNN's Erin Burnett is in Tampa, FL with full coverage of the convention and the latest on Hurricane Isaac.

Here is the current schedule released by the RNC with a list of speakers to appear tonight:

Tuesday, August 28

"We Built It"

Starting at 2 p.m.

  • Chairman of the RNC Reince Priebus
  • RNC Co-Chairman Sharon Day
  • Tampa Mayor Bob Buckhorn
  • Convention CEO William Harris
  • Chairman of Tampa Bay Host Committee Al Austin
  • Republican Congressional Candidates
  • State Delegate Barbara Comstock (VA)
  • Rep. Tim Griffin (AR)
  • Republican Senate candidates
  • Republican National Committee auxiliaries
  • Committee on Credentials Chairman Mike Duncan
  • Committee on Permanent Organization Chairwoman Zoraida Fonalledas
  • Convention Permanent Chairman Speaker John Boehner, Presiding
  • Committee on Rules Chairman John Sununu
  • Committee on Resolutions Chairman Gov. Bob McDonnell
  • Committee on Resolutions Co-Chairman Sen. John Hoeven
  • Committee on Resolutions Co-Chairman Rep. Marsha Blackburn
  • Roll Call for nomination of president of the United States
  • Roll Call for nomination of vice president of the United States

7 p.m.

  • Speaker John Boehner
  • RNC Chairman Reince Priebus
  • Video and Mayor Mia Love (Saratoga Springs, UT), U.S. congressional candidate
  • Janine Turner
  • Former U.S. Sen. Rick Santorum
  • Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers (WA)

8 p.m.

9 p.m.

  • Gov. Brian Sandoval (NV)
  • Sher Valenzuela (small business owner, candidate for DE Lt. Gov.)
  • Senate Republican Candidate Ted Cruz (TX)
  • Artur Davis and video
  • Gov. Nikki Haley (SC)

10 p.m.

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