Live coverage: Republican National Convention, Monday, August 24

Aug 24, 2020

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The Republican National Convention gets underway Monday, August 24 at 11:30 a.m. EST as delegates present their votes to re-nominate the president as their candidate. NPR and WRVO will provide live special coverage of the Republican National Convention tonight, Monday, August 17. Listen on-air and online from 9 – 11:30 p.m. EST with live analysis from NPR's Rachel Martin and Ailsa Chang. There are many questions about this convention including -- what it will be like and what the message will be. Here are five.

NPR will also provide a liveblog analysis of the convention, available below. Monday's speakers include Senator Tim Scott, House Republican Whip Steve Scalise, Representative Matt Gaetz, Representative Jim Jordan, Nikki Haley, former U.S. ambassador to the United Nations and Donald Trump, Jr. Coverage of the convention continues nightly through Thursday, August 27. Stay up-to-date with the latest 2020 election news from NPR and WRVO.