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Election 2000
Republican National Convention Click below for special feature pages
Scott Simon's Notebook:
An Online Exclusive View from the booth
NPR Online Photogallery:
Pictorial Scrapbook
A visual look at each day.
Philadelphia Postcards:
Wish You Were Here...
The Cheese Steak
Speaking Philadelphian
Victor Cafe
Featured Speakers:
Dick Cheney, Colin Powell, Laura Bush, Elizabeth Dole, John McCain, Condoleeza Rice and others share their visions for the Republican Party.
Conventions Past:
The Past is Prologue
Hear speakers from past Republican Conventions -- Eisenhower and Dirksen in 1952 -- Goldwater in 1964 -- Reagan and Ford in 1976 -- and Bush in 1988.
NPR Reality Check:
What America is Thinking
The Shadow Convention:
Outside the GOP Convention Halls
GOP Links:
Republican National Convention 2000
www.gopconvention.com

Republican National Committee
www.gop.org

Democratic Reaction
Democratic National Convention 2000
www.dems2000.com

Democratic National Committee
www.democrats.org


NPR Coverage at the GOP Convention

The Republican National Convention took place in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, from July 31 - August 3, 2000. Delegates nominated George W. Bush as the GOP choice for president and Dick Cheney for vice president. Below you can find links to NPR coverage of the convention.

Monday | Tuesday | Wednesday | Thursday

Monday, July 31, 2000
Read NPR Online coverage of the convention from the
morning and the evening.

  • Listen to NPR special coverage from the first evening.
  • Listen to Laura Bush's speech. Read the transcript.
  • Listen to General Colin Powell's speech. Read the text of his speech.
  • Listen to NPR analysis of the evening.

    Tuesday, August 1, 2000
    Read NPR Online coverage of the convention from the
    morning and the evening.

  • Listen to NPR's special from the convention.
  • Listen as Condoleeza Rice addresses the convention. Read the text of her speech.
  • Listen to Elizabeth Dole. Read the text of her remarks.
  • Listen as Arizona Senator John McCain addresses the convention. Read the text of his speech.

    Wednesday, August 2, 2000
    Read NPR Online coverage of the convention from the
    morning and the evening.

  • Listen to NPR's convention special in its entirety.
  • Listen to vice presidential nominee, Dick Cheney speak to the delegates. Read the text of his comments.
  • Listen to NPR analysis of the convention.

    Thursday, August 3, 2000
    Read NPR Online coverage of the convention from the
    morning.

  • Listen to George P. Bush address the convention.
  • Listen to George W. Bush's entire acceptance speech on the closing night of the convention.
  • Listen to NPR analysis from the convention.

    Friday, August 4, 2000
    Read NPR Online wrap-up coverage of the convention from
    Friday.

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