100 years of GOP conventions

Published On: Aug 24 2012 09:40:05 AM PDT   Updated On: Aug 30 2012 11:00:00 PM PDT

The 2012 Republican National Convention kicks off today. Look back at 100 years of memorable GOP convention moments.

GOP Conventions - 2008
26 / 26
Joe Raedle/Getty Images

2008 (St. Paul, Minn.) -- First-day proceedings were curtailed due to concern over Hurricane Gustav. Arizona Sen. John McCain was eventually nominated for president, and he made a historic decision in naming Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin as his running mate -- only the second woman vice presidential candidate.


E-News Registration


KXLY.com Email Newsletters

Sign up for Breaking News, Daily Headlines, Severe Weather Alerts & more!

The KXLY.com Message Hub

KXLY.com has launched a new system which has been set up to make it much easier for you to manage all of your e-mail subscriptions.

Most Popular