A fundamentally different America. The committee's members were announced in mid-June. On what remains a mystery", "2020 Republican National Convention designated 'no drone zone' by federal officials", "Secret Service gives update on security for 2020 RNC", "CDP preps responders for 2020 Republican National Convention - Center for Domestic Preparedness", "Jacksonville receives federal Special Security Event designation for upcoming RNC", "Jacksonville approved for federal grant to pay for RNC rally security", "Jacksonville seeks $150K from GOP convention host committee", "Florida Sheriff Warns That Officers Unable To Provide Security For RNC", "What's left for the Republican nominating convention, and how will it work? [29], However, with the explosion of COVID-19 cases peaking at above 15,000 cases per day in mid-July,[30] the possibility of the Jacksonville convention being canceled as well began to be discussed. When is it? [222], Night one of the Republican convention had 17.0 million viewers across all cable and television networks tracked by Nielsen. [214], Journalists have questioned the ethics of President Trump using video of official acts of office, such as a video of a pardon ceremony and participating in a prerecorded[215] naturalization ceremony, as portions of the convention program. Michael Whatley,[110] the chair of the North Carolina Republican Party, placed the president's name in nomination and Florida state senator Joe Gruters seconded the nomination. She painted a stark picture of an America led by Democratic nominee Joe Biden. [163], —Tim Scott at the 2020 Republican National Convention[168], United States senator from South Carolina Tim Scott spoke on the opening night of the convention. NYTRNC20.Delegates and RNC staff listen as President Trump speaks in the Charlotte Convention Center’s Richardson Ballroom in Charlotte, NC on Monday, August 24. Once upon a time, the 2020 Republican National Convention was set to be held at the Spectrum Center in uptown Charlotte. Trump did little to diffuse the chants. "[44], The RNC did not do this, just issuing a one-page document stating opposition to the "Obama/Biden administration" and supporting President Trump's instead. [194] Local health officials voiced concern. The 2020 Republican National Convention was a presidential nominating convention in which delegates of the United States Republican Party selected the party's nominees for president and vice president in the 2020 United States presidential election, held from August 24 to 27, 2020.[1]. And with a series of tweets and a back and forth with Governor Cooper over the summer, Trump certainly made the city wonder what was on and what was off. The mayor of Jacksonville began mandating masks. [71], Leon Haley Jr. left his position on the committee days after his membership was announced. If we let them, they will turn our country into a socialist utopia, and history has taught us that path only leads to pain and misery, especially for hard-working people hoping to rise. [203], There has been criticism for Trump is seen as utilizing the White House as a setting for purely political events in a manner which his presidential predecessors hadn't.[204]. A fixed number of pledged delegates are allocated to Washington D.C., and each of the five U.S. territories. Once upon a time, the 2020 Republican National Convention was set to be held at the Spectrum Center in uptown Charlotte. [219], It was announced August 2, 2020, that reporters would not be permitted on-site during the delegate business in Charlotte, but that the convention would, however, be live-streamed. Scott Walker placed Pence's name in nomination,[108][109] who was nominated by voice vote. ” “ We stayed at this hotel for an overnight trip to see a show nearby. [220] This would mark the first time in modern history that the media will not be granted access to the nominating event of a major party candidate. Subscribe . [157] Guilfoyle attacked Democrats, blaming them for a "cancel culture" amongst other attacks. A resolution was eventually approved by the Charlotte City Council. Now the city’s portion will last one day and be held in the Charlotte Convention Center. So in June, Trump announced that the convention would no longer be in Charlotte. Media suites and hospitality areas subject to food-service cleanings. The second night of the Democratic convention had 19.2 million viewers across the same networks. [111], The roll-call was interrupted by addresses from Walker, Vice President Pence, and President Trump himself, who spoke over an hour. [173], The speech cast Biden as "weak", and an instrument of left-wing portion of the Democratic Party, going as far as to dub him a "Trojan horse for socialism.”[171] He also characterized Biden as a potential, "destroyer of American greatness. [168] Scott cited the opportunity zones as something he had worked with Trump on creating (neglecting to mention the key involvement of Democrats Cory Booker and Ron Kind, who had proposed the idea in collaboration with Scott). The RNC was awarded to Charlotte two years ago and is scheduled to run Aug. 24-27. Charlotte-Mecklenburg police in uptown Charlotte as the RNC got underway (Source: Jay Boyd) By WBTV Web Staff | August 24, 2020 at 11:23 AM EDT - Updated August 24 at 1:23 PM CHARLOTTE, N.C. (WBTV) - At least one person was arrested outside the Charlotte Convention Center Monday as the Republican National Convention kicked off. [19], Following President Trump's rally in Greenville, North Carolina, the Charlotte City Council proposed retracting their bid to host the convention. As per the table below, night two of the Republican convention had 18 million viewers across six major, traditional television and cable networks tracked by Nielsen. [59][60], The display was created by Fireworks by Grucci, and cost the Trump campaign $477,000. 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[224], Compared to 2016, the only cable or television network that saw a rise in viewership for Night 1 was Fox News Channel. [159] “Literally no other city in America wants the RNC. A state is also awarded additional bonus delegates if it carried the Republican candidate, Trump, in the 2016 presidential election.[100]. At events with in-person audiences, such as First Lady Melania Trump and Vice President Mike Pence's speeches, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention-recommended practices of protective masks and social distancing were largely absent.[119]. Charlotte Convention Center Steps from Uptown’s hotels, attractions, dining and nightlife, the Charlotte Convention Center is an accessible meeting and convention space with a … Compared to 2016, every network had a decline in viewership for Night 3. All attendees will have to pass a health check before entering the convention arena. 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Could Host Dems in 2020 (and Why It Shouldn't)", "City may not be ready for GOP convention in 2016, but in 2020 ...", "Nashville drops campaign to host 2020 Republican National Convention", "RNC In Charlotte: Republican leaders unanimously select Charlotte as site for RNC in 2020 pending final vote", "GOP picks Charlotte for 2020 convention. Melania first thanked the people who elected Donald Trump in 2016, offered sympathy to COVID-19 victims and thanked essential workers, acknowledged the 100-year anniversary of the passage of the Nineteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution, and then thanked her parents for enabling her to go from Slovenia (which was under Communist rule at the time) to the United States to work in the fashion industry. Email. The 336 delegates met in the morning from 9 a.m. EDT,[106][107] after which the committee reports were read and voted on. But her role speaks to something important", "Guess Who's Not Coming to the RNC Party This Year? That is the free market screaming red flashing alarm bells at Charlotte City Council today,” said speaker Dan Roselli, founder of Packard Place. [72], The committee reported having raised $4,650,135.20. Heberlig, the UNC Charlotte professor, says that landing and (technically) hosting the RNC could be a talking point for city boosters looking to attract future large-scale events. “We never lost track of our core mission, which was to showcase our city and our two states and to illustrate why this is a great place to do business, a great place to raise a family.”. [201] Pompeo's modern predecessors had avoided political conventions while serving as secretary of state. “Many of my constituents that have contacted me believe that the values of this party do not represent the spoken priorities of this city,” Winston said. [165] He warned that Democrats, "want to bully us into submission. Trump and Pence went on to lose the general election to the Democratic ticket of Joe Biden and Kamala Harris. The Republican National Convention’s main business, including the roll call nomination of Trump and Vice President Mike Pence, is scheduled to take place Monday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Charlotte Convention Center. [168][169], Scott declared his support for school choice. [26][27] August 24 was to see a portion of the convention hosted in Charlotte, with the following three days of the convention being held in Jacksonville. [51][53], The convention, as originally planned to be held in Charlotte, was initially anticipated to attract 50,000 visitors to the city. Butts is focused on the immediate needs of what happens inside the Charlotte Convention Center and the Spectrum Center — the two main venues for the RNC — and he said that Visit Charlotte will lean on major hoteliers and restaurant groups to offer guidance to their locations to make sure that each of their properties is a clean environment. Now, the fundraising and organizing begin", "Charlotte, RNC Host, Condemns Trump's 'Racist Language, "After Greenville, City Council Members Grapple With Decision To Host Trump's Convention", "RNC broadens search for city to host convention celebration", "Republicans tour Savannah as potential site for RNC meeting", "RNC to visit potential convention sites in coming days", "Republican National Convention search expands across Sun Belt", "Republicans announce Trump convention events will move to Jacksonville", "GOP moves main 2020 convention events, including Trump speech, to Jacksonville", "It's official. Local businesses clung onto hope for any remaining boost from the business meetings that would still occur here. Charlotte organizers canceled their plans for the Uptown arena. [82], Other leadership team members included chief of program Whitney Anderson, deputy director of buildout Luke Bullock, chief of staff and director of ticketing Chirstine "CC" Cobaugh, deputy director of operations Kelly Eaton, director of communications Blair Ellis, national press secretary Tatum Gibson, director of signature events coordination Kelsey Gorman, deputy director of external affairs Susan Haney, director of transportation Dustin Hendrix, digital director Doug Hochberg, deputy director of finance Jinger Kelley, deputy director of logistics flow & signage Andy King, deputy director of transportation Thomas Krol, director of logistics flow & signange Edith "Dee Dee" Lancaster, counsel Joy Lee, chief of infrastructure Christine “Chris” Lesko, director of delegate experience Diandra Lopez, chief financial officer Thomas Maxwell, chief public affairs officer Dan McCarthy, director of administration Mallory McGough, director of security Robert “Bob” O’Donnell, chief logistics officer Jonathan “Jonny” Oringdulph, director of special projects Yandrick Paraison, director of community affairs Russell Peck, deputy director of security Max Poux, director of executive operations Christopher Reese, director of operations James Sample, and deputy director of administration Megan Schenewerk. [238] Per other calculations, average bounces since 1996 averaged 3.6 points while bounces between 1962 and 1992 averaged 6.3 points. [82], The nomination event took place in Charlotte, North Carolina, as the party was contractually obligated to conduct its official business there. Melania then talked about how Donald Trump has not "lost focus" on the people despite the constant attacks by his opponents, and how he "demands action" as opposed to simply speaking words. Bonus delegates are awarded to each state and territory based on whether it has elected (if applicable) through December 31, 2019 (after the 2019 off-year elections): a Republican governor, Republican majorities in either one or both chambers in its state legislature, one or two Republicans to the U.S. Senate, or a Republican majority in its delegation to the U.S. House of Representatives. Confrontations between police and protesters became intense every night, and resulted in the arrests of at least eight people on Friday and Saturday, according to CMPD. All told, the committee ended up raising roughly $51 million, and it collected about $38 million of that, says CEO John Lassiter. [7] Former White House director of management and administration Marcia Lee Kelly was named convention president and CEO in April 2019. 2020 elections. 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"Trump Suggests Convention Speech At White House; GOP Sen. Asks: 'Is That Even Legal? But It's Very Slight And May Already Be Fading", "Analysis: It's official: There's no Trump bounce out of the conventions", "Poll: Biden's approval rating got a convention bounce. [96] Only just over 300 delegates were expected to attend. [51], The Republican National Committee had its semi-annual meeting from August 21 to 23. [168] He declared opposition to "cancel culture". [238][241] Another was that the conventions, having been scaled-back due to the COVID-19 pandemic, were seen as less likely to generate as much attention as past conventions had, particularly due to the decrease in television viewership. The main activities will be held at the Spectrum Center and the Charlotte Convention Center.Residents can also expect to see events held at venues throughout Uptown and in a small number of venues across the city. [23][24][25], On June 11, the Republican National Committee confirmed that the main events and speeches of the convention would move to Jacksonville, Florida, including Trump's nomination acceptance speech on August 27 at the VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena. However, just hours before her part in the program, she posted a tweet in support of an antisemitic conspiracy theory and specifically highlighted its reference to the Protocols of the Elders of Zion. The Republican National Committee will be conducting the official business of the 2020 Republican National Convention in Charlotte from August 21– 24. The Republican National Convention’s main business, including the roll call nomination of President Trump and Vice President Pence, took place at the Charlotte Convention Center. LEARN MORE . Public opposition to hosting grew after Winston’s video, but Mayor Vi Lyles continued her support, calling out the convention’s potential to create jobs and facilitate bipartisan dialogue. Several individuals featured in the convention were unwitting of their inclusion in the convention. [56], Charlotte businessman John Lassiter served as the president and CEO of the Charlotte 2020 Host Committee. The Republican National Committee (RNC) began its convention in Charlotte, North Carolina. Now, the pandemic has caused the convention to be scaled-back. View our Meeting Planners Guide. One was that it had been observed that convention bounces had been more minuscule in recent elections. Charlotte Agenda is now Axios Charlotte -. Coronavirus cases began to spike in the area, and residents reported that they thought it unsafe to hold a convention. [39], Rather than adopting a new party platform,[40] the Republicans decided simply to recycle their 2016 party platform,[41] including several references to the "current president" and attacks on "the administration" (which in 2016 referred to Barack Obama and the Obama administration). The convention was originally scheduled to be held at the Spectrum Center in Charlotte, North Carolina, but on June 2, 2020, Trump and the Republican National Committee pulled the event from Charlotte after the North Carolina state government declined to agree to Trump's demands to allow the convention to take place with a full crowd and without public health measures designed to prevent the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic, such as social distancing and face coverings. [205][201][210], On August 25, the same day that Pompeo spoke, chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations and Democrat Joaquin Castro opened a congressional investigation into the legality of Pompeo's planned speech. Information on how to contact the JIC will be shared ahead of the convention. [237], Ahead of, and during, the conventions, various outlets had speculated that significant convention bounces were unlikely for either party. Beginning at 4:30 p.m. at Marshall Park will be a press conference, call to action, and block party featuring speakers like local NAACP president Corine Mack and activist Kass Ottley. The originally-planned Charlotte convention had been awarded this status. [85][86], The Republican National Convention was originally to be a National Special Security Event. It has been shown that more stable races tend to see smaller convention bounces. Neither had ever hosted a Republican National Convention, although Charlotte had hosted the 2012 Democratic National Convention. Jacksonville would host the convention’s celebratory events, including the acceptance speech, RNC officials said earlier this summer. [3] Trump then announced that the convention would be moved to Jacksonville, Florida, but subsequently cancelled the Jacksonville convention plans on July 23. [47] The decision to bar press was criticized by the White House Correspondents' Association. Questions about the RNC’s plans should be addressed by the RNC’s Committee on Arrangements. [50], On August 12, the chairman of the credentials committee, Doyle Webb, said that a tiny group of reporters will indeed be permitted to cover the one-day official convention and the nominations of Trump and Pence. [217][218], Several of those featured in a video segment with residents of the New York City Housing Authority complained that they did not know that their interviews would be used for the Republican National Convention, and that they did not support Trump. Compared to 2016, every network had a decline in viewership for Night 4. Meanwhile, as Jacksonville officials scrambled to prepare for the convention, coronavirus ravaged Florida. [81] Since Democratic nominee Joe Biden also accepted the Democratic nomination remotely (the first time a Democrat has done so since Franklin D. Roosevelt in 1944); 2020 was the first election since 1928 in which neither major-party nominee accepted their nominations in-person. RNC's safety plan includes setting up a health care screening hub at the Charlotte Convention Center for health surveys, temperature checks and "aggressive" sanitizing protocols for public areas. [102] Donald Trump, the sole candidate, received 2,550 certified votes (100% of the total). [82], Republican National Committee chairwoman Ronna McDaniel also served on the convention's leadership team. Here's What's Happening and When", "D.C.-Area Protests: March On Washington, Black Lives Matter, And More", "Never Trumpers will host their own 'Republican convention' during the RNC", "Rev. (Trump will accept the nomination Thursday night from the White House). The Republican National Committee (RNC) on Wednesday night voted unanimously to scale back its convention in Charlotte, N.C., and move President Trump’s acceptance speech to … [112] All of them addressed the crowd in-person, having flown to Charlotte.[113]. [198][199], When the event was slated to be held in Jacksonville, residents and business owners near the VyStar Arena filed a lawsuit asking a judge to declare the event a "public nuisance" due to the health risk it posed "under the circumstances and practices encouraged and required by the Republican National Committee", and asked the judge to thereby either block the event from using the arena, or to limit the attendance to only 2,500 people. [6] By tradition, because Republicans currently hold the presidency, their convention was held after the 2020 Democratic National Convention, which was held from August 17–20. The RNC immediately canceled her appearance. Governor Roy Cooper said earlier Tuesday that the likelihood that the Republican National Convention will take place in Charlotte depends on the party's willingness to scale back its event. "I'm Still Standing" by Elton John was played as Ivanka walked onto the stage. “It’s a double whammy that has impacted their ability to operate.”. The second night of the Democrat convention had 18.5 million viewers across the same six networks. [54][65], The host committee appointed Stephanie Batsell as its volunteer coordinator, John Burleson as its communications director, Heather Dodgins as its director of donor engagement, Haley Habenicht as its events manager, Rachel Kelley as its finance director, and Stephanie Speers as its accounting manager. There was surprisingly little conversation about the convention throughout the spring and early summer of 2018. The Republican National Convention’s main business, including the roll call nomination of President Donald Trump and Vice President Mike Pence, took place at the Charlotte Convention Center. Representatives of the RNC, local government and CLT Host 2020 have discussed keeping some pre-convention sessions and business meetings in Charlotte… [76] While the president is exempt from the Hatch Act's restrictions, the law applies to other federal employees. The convention is scheduled to start Aug. 24 and run for four days at the Spectrum Center. This was the first time the vice-presidential nomination came first. State officials in May limited the size of outdoor gatherings to 25, and indoor gatherings to 10. Republican National Committee officials reportedly considered cities including Atlanta, Dallas, Jacksonville, Nashville, New Orleans, Orlando, Phoenix, and Savannah, and even visited some of these cities. "[165], He derided his father's main opponent for the presidency, Democratic nominee Biden, with numerous nicknames, including "Beijing Biden" and "the Loch Ness Monster of the swamp". CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Republicans are ready to formally nominate President Donald Trump for reelection at a scaled-down convention kickoff in Charlotte that begins a weeklong effort to convince the American people that the president deserves a second term. At the Republican National Convention, the COVID-19 pandemic is largely ignored", "Guests for Trump acceptance speech get guidance, but not Covid-19 testing", "Melania Trump Rose Garden speech attendees not all required to get coronavirus tests", "Trump and Melania without masks mingle in RNC crowd", "Pence immediately fist-bumps crowd without mask after RNC speech", "Trump's White House Rally: Takeaways From the RNC's Final Night", "Masks are required at RNC 2020 in Charlotte. [205], Acting United States Secretary of Homeland Security Chad Wolf's appearance in the naturalization ceremony, which was part of the convention's program, has been cited by some as a potential violation of the Hatch Act. [37][38] With some events in Charlotte, this became the first since the 1860 Democratic National Conventions to officially take place in two different cities. Several of the participants of the naturalization ceremony have come forward to complain that they were not informed that it was going to part of the Republican National Convention. Originally, around 50,000 visitors were expected for the RNC, resulting in millions in economic impact. [43] In a tweet, Trump said that he would "prefer a new and updated platform, short form, if possible. [11] [citation needed] According to C-SPAN, night one of the Republican convention had 440,000 viewers on C-SPAN, compared to 76,000 viewers for night one of the Democratic convention. 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