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What SC delegates will be doing at GOP convention

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Highlights of what S.C. delegates to the Republican National Convention will be doing through Friday in Cleveland:


8:30-10 a.m.: Welcome breakfast featuring U.S. Sen Tom Cotton, R-Ark., and K.T. McFarland, a Fox News national security analyst and former Reagan-Ford-Nixon administration official

2-6 p.m.: Convention business session

8-11 p.m.: Convention business session


8-10:30 a.m.: Breakfast featuring Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker, a onetime 2016 GOP presidential candidate, and pollster Frank Luntz

5:30-11 p.m.: Convention business session

10:30 p.m.-1:30 a.m.: Reception honoring S.C. GOP Chairman Matt Moore, sponsored by Dominion Resources, a Richmond, Va.,-based utility whose natural gas subsidiary wants to extend a pipeline across Lower Richland


8-10:30 a.m.: Breakfast honoring Gov. Nikki Haley and S.C. congressional delegation.

Noon-3 p.m.: Luncheon with Georgia and Alabama delegations, sponsored by AT&T, the Dallas-based telecommunications giant

7-11 p.m.: Convention business session

10 p.m.-1:30 a.m.: Salute to the Innovation Economy benefit country music concert, featuring Pat Green and Lee Brice, a Sumter native


8:30-10 a.m.: Breakfast featuring Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson

4-7 p.m.: Pre-acceptance speech reception sponsored by McClatchy, the owner of The State and S.C. newspapers in Beaufort, Hilton Head, Rock Hill and Myrtle Beach

7:30-11 p.m.: Convention business session, including acceptance speech of nominee Donald Trump


All day: Depart

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