Former Bush Senior Aide: 'It's A Mess All Around' At ConventionMitt Romney's Republican National Convention sputters to life with the lonely banging of a gavel in a mostly empty hall, hardly the opening splash intended for the nation.
Florida Prepares For Isaac On Eve Of GOP ConventionOfficials organized shelters and urged vacationers to leave the Florida Keys as Tropical Storm Isaac approached on Saturday, though preparations farther north focused on getting ready for the Republican National Convention.
Fla. Governor Declares State Of Emergency Florida Gov. Rick Scott has declared a state of emergency as Tropical Storm Isaac approaches the state.
Protesters To Arrive For RNC In TampaRepublicans aren't the only ones determined to come to Tampa, even as Tropical Storm Isaac heads toward Florida. Protesters are coming, too
Isaac Heads for Hispaniola, Could Threaten Florida
Mayor: 'Absolutely Prepared To Call Off' GOP Convention If Isaac Threatens TampaTampa’s mayor warns that the Republican National Convention could be canceled if Tropical Storm Isaac heads for the city.

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