Reince Priebus Kicks Off the Republican National Convention

The Republican Party chairman opens the weeklong convention that is expected to confirm Donald Trump as the GOP nominee for the 2016 presidential election.
5:28 | 07/18/16

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Transcript for Reince Priebus Kicks Off the Republican National Convention
Delegates and alternates please give a warm welcome to the chairman of the Republican National Committee Bryant's three does. Up Wisconsin and. This convention will come to order. And I. Oh. Delegates and alternates ladies and gentlemen welcome to the 2016. Republican National Convention. Before we begin the official business of this convention. I'd like to take a moment. To recognize the fallen police officers in Baton Rouge Dallas and elsewhere. The men and women who protect their safety and well being. Who put their lives and a line every day there are genuine heroes. We also want to recognize all the families who lost loved ones during these troubling times our nation grieves when we see these awful killing us. When you join me in a moment of silence. Thank you. Would everyone please rise for the presentation of colors. The colors will be present by the Cuyahoga County veterans including two World War II veterans. Let's give them a warm welcome. I. Please remain standing for the pledge of allegiance the National Anthem. And the invocation. Thank you. It is my privilege to introduce students from northeast Ohio who took the Cuyahoga. Counting GOP red white and blue challenge T Williams Ceglia head. Thomas words jasmine Tories and Jeff among varsity will lead us in the pledge of allegiance. Since it. And I. All right. Performing the National Anthem please welcome this singing and jolts. CER. I heard. Less so. Who's Grossman. Sad. Days believe it. We'll. He is. Maybe. Good. We're. A.

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