AirTalk for August 27th, 2012

Tampa Prepares For Republican National Convention And Potential Hurricane
Today marks the beginning of the Republican National Convention in Tampa Bay, Florida.
 Michele Bachmann
California sent two Republican presidents to the White House this century. But in recent years, the party of Richard Nixon and Ronald Reagan has seen a major decline in the Golden State.
Ron Paul Begins Final Campaign Swing Through Iowa Before Caucus
Ron Paul isn’t staging a floor fight for delegates at the Republican National Convention, although some of his supporters wish he would.
Tampa Prepares For Republican National Convention And Potential Hurricane

GOP convention convenes for abbreviated session

As Hurricane Isaac proved to rear its ugly head, GOP convention officials in Florida acquiesced and canceled Monday's events.
Missouri Senate-Rape Comments

GOP abortion platform gets a full examination

When Todd Akin uttered those ill-fated words about “legitimate” rape and women’s uncanny ability to self-abort in most rape cases; he triggered a firestorm of rebuke from Democrats and Republicans alike.
Agents Patrol Texas Border To Stop Illegal Immigrants From Entering U.S.

Who owns immigration policy on the right?

Who owns immigration policy on the right? It’s one of the most contentious issues out there, and the rift isn’t just between Democrats and Republicans.
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