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2012 Republican National Convention Delayed By Tropical Storm Isaac
2012 Republican National Convention Delayed By Tropical Storm Isaac
TAMPA, FL - AUGUST 27: An empty street outside of the Tampa Bay Times Forum is seen on August 27, 2012 in Tampa, Florida. Tampa is preparing for the start of the Republican National Convention at the Forum. The RNC is scheduled to convene on Monday and will hold its first session on August 28 as Tropical Storm Isaac has caused disruptions due to its proximity to the city. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)
2012 Republican National Convention Delayed By Tropical Storm Isaac
2012 Republican National Convention Delayed By Tropical Storm Isaac
TAMPA, FL - AUGUST 27: The Tampa Bay Times Forum is seen on August 27, 2012 in Tampa, Florida. Tampa is preparing for the start of the Republican National Convention at the Forum. The RNC is scheduled to convene on Monday and will hold its first session on August 28 as Tropical Storm Isaac has caused disruptions due to its proximity to the city. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)
2012 Republican National Convention Delayed By Tropical Storm Isaac
2012 Republican National Convention Delayed By Tropical Storm Isaac
TAMPA, FL - AUGUST 27: People stand on the main stage at the Tampa Bay Times Forum on the abbreviated first day of the Republican National Convention on August 27, 2012 in Tampa, Florida. The RNC is scheduled to convene today, but will hold its first full session tomorrow after being delayed due to Tropical Storm Isaac. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)
2012 Republican National Convention Delayed By Tropical Storm Isaac
2012 Republican National Convention Delayed By Tropical Storm Isaac
TAMPA, FL - AUGUST 27: U.S. Speaker of the House Rep. John Boehner (R-OH) (R) stands with ABC World News anchor Diane Sawyer on the abbreviated first day of the Republican National Convention at the Tampa Bay Times Forum on August 27, 2012 in Tampa, Florida. The RNC is scheduled to convene today, but will hold its first full session tomorrow after being delayed due to Tropical Storm Isaac. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)
2012 Republican National Convention Delayed By Tropical Storm Isaac
2012 Republican National Convention Delayed By Tropical Storm Isaac
TAMPA, FL - AUGUST 27: Two women seek shelter under an umbrella before the start of the abbreviated first day of the Republican National Convention outside the Tampa Bay Times Forum on August 27, 2012 in Tampa, Florida. The RNC is scheduled to convene today, but will hold its first full session tomorrow after being delayed due to Tropical Storm Isaac. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)
2012 Republican National Convention Delayed By Tropical Storm Isaac
2012 Republican National Convention Delayed By Tropical Storm Isaac
TAMPA, FL - AUGUST 27: Two women wear plastic bags as shelter from the bad weather before the start of the abbreviated first day of the Republican National Convention outside the Tampa Bay Times Forum on August 27, 2012 in Tampa, Florida. The RNC is scheduled to convene today, but will hold its first full session tomorrow after being delayed due to Tropical Storm Isaac. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)
2012 Republican National Convention Delayed By Tropical Storm Isaac
2012 Republican National Convention Delayed By Tropical Storm Isaac
TAMPA, FL - AUGUST 27: Blogger Tom Moor of Boston, MA wears a tri-corner hat as he stands on the arena floor before the start of the abbreviated first day of the Republican National Convention at the Tampa Bay Times Forum on August 27, 2012 in Tampa, Florida. The RNC is scheduled to convene today, but will hold its first full session tomorrow after being delayed due to Tropical Storm Isaac. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
2012 Republican National Convention Delayed By Tropical Storm Isaac
2012 Republican National Convention Delayed By Tropical Storm Isaac
TAMPA, FL - AUGUST 27: New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (2L) talks with Joe Scarborough (C) and Mika Brzezinski (L) of MSNBC's "Morning Joe" on the floor before the start of the abbreviated first day of the Republican National Convention at the Tampa Bay Times Forum on August 27, 2012 in Tampa, Florida. The RNC is scheduled to convene today, but will hold its first full session tomorrow after being delayed due to Tropical Storm Isaac. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
2012 Republican National Convention Delayed By Tropical Storm Isaac
2012 Republican National Convention Delayed By Tropical Storm Isaac
TAMPA, FL - AUGUST 27: New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (C) speaks to the media on the floor before the start of the abbreviated first day of the Republican National Convention at the Tampa Bay Times Forum on August 27, 2012 in Tampa, Florida. The RNC is scheduled to convene today, but will hold its first full session tomorrow after being delayed due to Tropical Storm Isaac. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)
2012 Republican National Convention Delayed By Tropical Storm Isaac
2012 Republican National Convention Delayed By Tropical Storm Isaac
TAMPA, FL - AUGUST 27: Alternate delegate Karen Skrill of Randolph, VT wears a jester hat on the arena floor before the start of the abbreviated first day of the Republican National Convention at the Tampa Bay Times Forum on August 27, 2012 in Tampa, Florida. The RNC is scheduled to convene today, but will hold its first full session tomorrow after being delayed due to Tropical Storm Isaac. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)
Tropical Storm Isaac Grows In Atlantic
Tropical Storm Isaac Grows In Atlantic
AT SEA - AUGUST 27: In this handout satellite image provided by National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Tropical Storm Isaac moves toward the Florida coast on August 27, 2012 in the Atlantic Ocean. According to reports, Isaac, still rated as a tropical storm, is expected to strengthen into at least a Category 1 hurricane before making landfall August 29, somewhere over an approximately 300 mile portion of the Gulf Coast, which includes New Orleans, on the seven-year anniversary of Hurricane Katrina. (Photo by NOAA via Getty Images)
2012 Republican National Convention Delayed By Tropical Storm Isaac
2012 Republican National Convention Delayed By Tropical Storm Isaac
TAMPA, FL - AUGUST 27: A display, that will show the collected national debt once the convention starts, sits at $0.00 before the start of the abbreviated first day of the Republican National Convention at the Tampa Bay Times Forum on August 27, 2012 in Tampa, Florida. The RNC is scheduled to convene today, but will hold its first full session tomorrow after being delayed due to Tropical Storm Isaac. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
2012 Republican National Convention Delayed By Tropical Storm Isaac
2012 Republican National Convention Delayed By Tropical Storm Isaac
TAMPA, FL - AUGUST 27: Two people use binoculars to see the arena floor before the start of the Republican National Convention at the Tampa Bay Times Forum on August 27, 2012 in Tampa, Florida. The RNC is scheduled to convene today, but will hold its first full session tomorrow after being delayed due to Tropical Storm Isaac. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)
2012 Republican National Convention Delayed By Tropical Storm Isaac
2012 Republican National Convention Delayed By Tropical Storm Isaac
TAMPA, FL - AUGUST 27: People stand near a sign that reads "We Can Do Better" before the start of the Republican National Convention at the Tampa Bay Times Forum on August 27, 2012 in Tampa, Florida. The RNC is scheduled to convene today, but will hold its first full session tomorrow after being delayed due to Tropical Storm Isaac. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)
2012 Republican National Convention Delayed By Tropical Storm Isaac
2012 Republican National Convention Delayed By Tropical Storm Isaac
TAMPA, FL - AUGUST 27: RNC Chairman Reince Priebus speaks to start the Republican National Convention at the Tampa Bay Times Forum on August 27, 2012 in Tampa, Florida. The RNC is scheduled to convene today, but will hold its first full session tomorrow after being delayed due to Tropical Storm Isaac. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)
2012 Republican National Convention Delayed By Tropical Storm Isaac
2012 Republican National Convention Delayed By Tropical Storm Isaac
TAMPA, FL - AUGUST 27: A video shows Republican presidential candidate, former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney during the start of the Republican National Convention at the Tampa Bay Times Forum on August 27, 2012 in Tampa, Florida. The RNC is scheduled to convene today, but will hold its first full session tomorrow after being delayed due to Tropical Storm Isaac. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)
2012 Republican National Convention Delayed By Tropical Storm Isaac
2012 Republican National Convention Delayed By Tropical Storm Isaac
TAMPA, FL - AUGUST 27: RNC Chairman Reince Priebus stands on stage during teh start of the Republican National Convention at the Tampa Bay Times Forum on August 27, 2012 in Tampa, Florida. The RNC is scheduled to convene today, but will hold its first full session tomorrow after being delayed due to Tropical Storm Isaac. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)
2012 Republican National Convention Delayed By Tropical Storm Isaac
2012 Republican National Convention Delayed By Tropical Storm Isaac
TAMPA, FL - AUGUST 27: People bow their heads during the benediction at the start of the Republican National Convention at the Tampa Bay Times Forum on August 27, 2012 in Tampa, Florida. The RNC is scheduled to convene today, but will hold its first full session tomorrow after being delayed due to Tropical Storm Isaac. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
2012 Republican National Convention Delayed By Tropical Storm Isaac
2012 Republican National Convention Delayed By Tropical Storm Isaac
TAMPA, FL - AUGUST 27: A general view of people on the arena floor at the start of the Republican National Convention at the Tampa Bay Times Forum on August 27, 2012 in Tampa, Florida. The RNC is scheduled to convene today, but will hold its first full session tomorrow after being delayed due to Tropical Storm Isaac. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)
2012 Republican National Convention Delayed By Tropical Storm Isaac
2012 Republican National Convention Delayed By Tropical Storm Isaac
TAMPA, FL - AUGUST 27: Women attending the Republican National Convention run through the rain into the Tampa Bay Times Forum on August 27, 2012 in Tampa, Florida. The Republican National Convention is scheduled to convene briefly August 27, and delayed its first full session until August 28 because of Tropical Storm Isaac. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)
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