Night one of the Republican National Convention

Night one of the Republican National Convention
The Republican National Convention takes place this week and it all kicks off Monday night. (Source: RNC)

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WAFF) - The Republican National Convention takes place this week and it all kicked off Monday night.

Just like the Democratic National Convention, this year’s will be virtual amid the COVID-19 Pandemic.

Night one of the Convention began in Charlotte, North Carolina, but continued from different locations across the nation.

Some of the anticipated guests of the evening included former US Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley, the President’s eldest son, Donald Trump Jr. as well as Sen. Tim Scott, House GOP Whip Steve Scalise, Rep. Matt Gaetz and Rep. Jim Jordan.

The convention’s theme for the first night was “Land of Promise.” Big topics included keeping Americans safe among crime, protests and Coronavirus.

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