Governor McDonnell to Speak at Republican National Convention
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) - Several more politicians will speak at the Republican National Convention in Tampa later this month.
The GOP announced Thursday that Sen. Kelly Ayotte of New Hampshire, Sen. Rob Portman of Ohio, Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal and Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell are all expected to address delegates at the Republican National Convention, which will be held Aug. 27-30.
Former 2008 Democratic National Convention Speaker Artur Davis - who has since joined the Republican Party - and Florida Congressman Connie Mack IV - who won the Republican nomination for the Senate race on Aug. 14 - are also scheduled to speak.
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The Wake Forest football program has a new head coach and he has ties to the Commonwealth. Wake officially introduced Dave Clawson as its new head coach Tuesday December 10, 2013. Clawson led BowlingFull Story
Clawson led Bowling Green to a 10-3 record this season and a Mid-American Conference Championship. He was the head coach at Richmond from 2004-2007 and replaces UVa alum Jim Grobe at Wake who resigned after 13 years last week.Full Story