Maandag 27 augustus

A Tampa police armored vehicle is parked outside The Tampa Bay Times Forum in downtown Tampa, Florida August 3, 2012. The Republican National Convention will be held at the Forum from August 27 to August 30, 2012. Picture taken August 3, 2012. REUTERS/Brian Blanco (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS SOCIETY) Reuters

In Tampa , Florida begint de Republikeinse conventie, waar Mitt Romney formeel genomineerd wordt voor de presidentsverkiezingen op 6 november.