The Republicans will wrap up their four-day national convention with President Trump's formal acceptance of the party's nomination Thursday night. He will speak on the South Lawn of the White House — after a few venue changes in the last couple of months stemming from thepandemic.
CBSN will provide live coverage and analysis throughout the day, with full coverage beginning at 5 p.m. ET on "Red & Blue," with Elaine Quijano. At 8 p.m. ET, tune in a look ahead to the convention speakers and live coverage of the proceedings. CBSN coverage continues at 11 p.m. ET with post-convention analysis.
From 10-11 p.m. ET, CBS television stations will broadcast live coverage anchored by "CBS Evening News" anchor and managing editor Norah O'Donnell.
How to watch the Republican National Convention
- What: Republican National Convention
- Date: Monday, August 24 through Thursday, August 27, 2020
- Convention coverage on CBSN: 5 p.m. ET, 8:00 p.m. ET
- Convention speakers live on CBSN: 8:30-11 p.m. ET
- Convention coverage on CBS television stations: 10-11 p.m. ET
- Post-convention coverage on CBSN: 11 p.m. ET
- Online stream: Live on CBSN — in the player above and on your mobile or streaming device.
On theMonday, President Trump was for a second term by a roll call of state delegates gathered in Charlotte, North Carolina. He made a surprise visit to Charlotte to acknowledge the honor and address the crowd.
On Tuesday, first ladyfrom the White House Rose Garden and sent a pre-taped speech from Jerusalem, where he was on an official visit.
Wednesday featured an address from. There were also remarks by numerous Republican elected officials and longtime Trump adviser , who announced this week she's stepping down from her White House role.
Here is a look at who is expected to speak on the final night of the Republican National Convention:
- President Trump
- HUD Secretary Ben Carson
- Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell
- Senator Tom Cotton
- House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy
- Representative Jeff Van Drew
- Ivanka Trump, White House senior adviser
- Ja'Ron Smith, White House assistant
- Ann Dorn, widow of former police officer killed in St. Louis
- Debbie Flood
- Rudy Giuliani, former New York mayor
- Franklin Graham, evangelical leader
- Alice Johnson, ex-inmate pardoned by Mr. Trump
- Wade Mayfield
- Carl and Marsha Mueller, parents of U.S. aid worker killed by ISIS
- Dana White, president of the Ultimate Fighting Championship