Romney’s son, Craig Romney, is taking the stage now, speaking in spanish
It will be in the 10 p.m. hour.
ROMNEY FAMILY BEAMING w pride: as son Craig speaks. I'm maybe 15 feet from them. Ann looks particularly proud.
Craig Romney: "It's easy to forget that the story of my father's success begins with the story of two immigrants - my grandfathers - who came to this country with little more than hope in the opportunity of America."
Former Florida governor Jeb Bush taking the stage now. Bush served as governor of Florida from 1999-2007. He is the son of former President George H. W. Bush and brother of former President George W. Bush.
Paul Ryan says he's been reading Joe Biden's speeches to prepare for the VP debate.
My interview w/ @PaulRyanVP about to air on @CNN Watch now. #gop2012
Donna Brazile has been giving us her tweets into this live blog - now watch her live on CNN. From the right, Alex Castellanos.
It's interesting to see what our analysts are holding. David Gergen: an iPad and a bottle of water.
Former Gov. Jeb Bush of Florida speaking on education, an issue about which he is passionate. He mentions Romney's education record: "While he was governor, Massachusetts raised standards and today their students lead the nation in academic performance."
Jeb Bush says choice in education is between the teachers' unions and the kids
Sen. Scott Brown being interviewed now by Dana Bash on the convention floor.
Now CNN is showing Jeb Bush's speech. Former Florida Gov. Bush is the brother of former President George W. Bush.
Some speeches were very female-centric. Former Gov. Jeb Bush's speech was very teacher-centric.
Marco Rubio will introduce Romney, which tells you one thing—the vetting for that job is a lot more lax than the vetting for running mate.
Per CNN's Library Staff--
Convention fun fact: The Guam delegation will travel the farthest to attend to the convention in Charlotte, traveling for at least 17 hours.
Gov. Scott Walker will be interviewed shortly on CNN's coverage. He got tearful during Paul Ryan's speech last night.
John Berman is interviewing Gov. Bob McDonnell now on the convention floor. Behind him, a delegate is holding a Ron Paul button.
It appears there is some sort of silent protest going on, with a man holding a Ron Paul button. You can see that live on CNN now.
Jeb Bush asked President Obama to stop blaming his brother. Obama should reply: I wish we can get over those reckless policies ASAP!
Grant Bennett, speaking now, is Romney’s friend and co-worker. Bennett was a bishop in Romney’s ward (the word Mormons use for church), serving after Romney had been bishop in the early 1980s
He's barefoot and eating. Interesting picture!
Bennett talking about relationship with Romney, says Romney asked "How early can I call you in the morning?"
"Mitt Romney became my alarm clock."
This is an interesting convention speech from Tim Kurkjian
"He has upheld that trust" - Mitt Romney's friend speaking now on CNN. He is giving background on Mitt Romney as a religious man.
Amen Brother! The beat is there, but the rhythm is off note. “@JohnJHarwood:
#GOPconvention doesn't do Motown too well”
"Evening folks," says Ted Oparowski, who was a professional firefighter for 27 years. We are hearing the personal stories, from those who know Mitt Romney on a personal level. Watch live on CNN.
Now presenting Mr. Romney as Pastor in Chief. Comforting and very personal stories. But your policies matter for us all. #RomneyRyan2012.