PHOTOS: The Republican National Convention 2012: Day 2
Politicians, delegates and more are at the convention in Tampa this week.
Aug. 29, 2012Republican vice presidential nominee Paul Ryan waves to the delegates before speaking at the Republican National Convention at the Tampa Bay Times Forum in Tampa.Toni L. Sandys/The Washington Post
President Trump and first lady Melania Trump lit the National Christmas Tree for the first time. The program was hosted by television personality Kathie Lee Gifford and actor Dean Cain and featured performances by the Beach Boys, Jack Wagner, Wynonna Judd, Craig Campbell and others.