The GOP had to shuffle its speaking lineup when Gustav canceled part of the convention. But here are some figures based on the pre-convention list of major speakers:
SOURCE: www.gopconvention2008.com; www.demconvention.com; Nielsen Media Research | The Washington Post - September 3, 2008
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