It’s the biggest party for Republicans since…well, 2012. GOP lawmakers, retired military leaders, and soap opera stars speak this week in Cleveland as the national Republican party puts a ring on Donald Trump. Our panel will provide mid-convention analysis and updates on the speeches, controversies, and theatrics that are on full-display in Ohio.
Have you been following and watching the convention? What's the standout moment to you?
- Leah Wright Rigueur - Assistant Professor of Public Policy at the John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University and author of The Loneliness of the Black Republican: Pragmatic Politics and the Pursuit of Power
- Suzanne Bates - Director of Policy at the Yankee Institute for Public Policy
- Dan Haar - Columnist for the Hartford Courant
- Mark Pazniokas - Capitol bureau chief for the Connecticut Mirror