Republican National Convention http://wkyufm.org en Observers: Paul's RNC Speech Forceful http://wkyufm.org/post/observers-pauls-rnc-speech-forceful <p>U.S. Senator Rand Paul may not have received a prime time speech slot at&nbsp; this week's Republican National Convention, but he still managed to get attention. Observers like University Louisville political science professor Dewey Clayton say the younger Paul is seen as a potential bridge between the current GOP establishment and they loyal followers of his father, Congressman Ron Paul. Thu, 30 Aug 2012 20:08:58 +0000 18373 at http://wkyufm.org Observers: Paul's RNC Speech Forceful Revised RNC Schedule Still Gives Kentuckians Speaking Slots http://wkyufm.org/post/revised-rnc-schedule-still-gives-kentuckians-speaking-slots <p><font size="2">The schedule shuffling at this year’s Republican National Convention won’t cost any Kentucky politicians their speaking slots. With the first day’s events canceled due to Tropical Storm (soon to be Hurricane) Isaac, at least two Kentucky speakers were in danger of being knocked off the </font><font size="2">schedule</font> Mon, 27 Aug 2012 19:34:24 +0000 18156 at http://wkyufm.org Republican National Convention Speaker Schedule Features Paul, Barr http://wkyufm.org/post/republican-national-convention-speaker-schedule-features-paul-barr <p>Kentucky Senator Rand Paul is scheduled to speak in prime-time on the opening night of next week’s Republican National Convention. A schedule released by the national party shows the Bowling Green Republican will take the stage not long after the 7:45pm start of the evening session next Monday. Mon, 20 Aug 2012 19:20:22 +0000 Kevin Willis 17764 at http://wkyufm.org Rand Paul to Speak at 2012 Republican National Convention http://wkyufm.org/post/rand-paul-speak-2012-republican-national-convention <p>U.S. Senator Rand Paul will continue to build his national profile with a speech at the Republican National Convention later this month. A speaking slot at a convention is usually a springboard for wider national appeal. Senator Paul is a rumored running mate for Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney, and a potential presidential candidate in 2016. Tue, 07 Aug 2012 13:24:45 +0000 16930 at http://wkyufm.org