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Following Governor Sarah Palin's debut speech as the Republican Vice Presidential candidate last night at the Republican National Convention, tonight the presumptive nominee, Senator John McCain, is in the spotlight.

It's McCain's turn to address the delegates and appeal to potential voters watching and listening at home. (NPR)

WBUR's Bob Oakes is in St. Paul, Minnesota, from where he joins WBUR's Delores Handy, for a preview of the convention's final night. (WBUR)

On Point's Tom Ashbrook previewed the night's events with an all-star cast this evening, including Utah Senator Orrin Hatch, Wall Street Journal political editor Jonathan Kaufman, Politico senior editor David Mark, and New Mexico Representative Heather Wilson, the only female veteran currently serving in Congress. (On Point)

This program aired on September 4, 2008. The audio for this program is not available.

Adam Ragusea Reporter/Associate Producer
Adam Ragusea was formerly a reporter and producer for WBUR.


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