Republican National Convention Opens in N.Y.

Vice President Dick Cheney, with his wife, Lynne, greets the crowd. Credit: Reuters

hide captionVice President Dick Cheney, with his wife, Lynne, greets the crowd at Madison Square Garden.

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Vice President Dick Cheney, with his wife, Lynne, greets the crowd. Credit: Reuters

hide captionVice President Dick Cheney, with his wife, Lynne, greets the crowd at Madison Square Garden.

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NPR's Robert Siegel reports from the Republican National Convention, which kicks off Monday. Thousands of delegates, journalists, GOP operatives and anti-Bush protesters have descended on the city. People from each group talk about the expectations for the week.

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