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Republican Convention 2012: August 28 In Tampa (LIVE UPDATES)

08/28/2012 12:22 am 00:22:05 | Updated Aug 28, 2012

The first day of the Republican convention is finally here after being delayed one day due to Tropical Storm Isaac.

A Time/CNN/ORC survey conducted just before members of the GOP descended upon Florida shows President Barack Obama running just ahead of Mitt Romney in the Sunshine State.

Romney will address the convention on Thursday night, while his vice presidential running mate, Paul Ryan, will deliver a speech on Wednesday.

Below, a live blog of the latest developments to unfold:

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