Convention Day One Recap

Tonight, the Republican National Convention shared the promise America holds under President Trump and the positive reviews were quick to roll in.

For years, Joe Biden and Democrats have failed to deliver. Yet in four years, President Trump has kept his promises to the forgotten men and women, from his response to the coronavirus to his diplomatic victories on the world stage to delivering an economy that works for all Americans.

Here are some of the highlights:

2020 republican national convention Tanya Weinreis

Small business owner Tanya Weinreis: With a PPP loan, “not only were we able to kept every single employee, but we’ve been hiring weekly ever since…exciting to be part of the Great American Comeback story”

Doctor and COVID-19 survivor: President Trump “cleared away the red tape” and “truly moved mountains to save lives”

Democrat GA legislator Vernon Jones: President Trump “delivered historic funding to HBCUs” and “supported school choice to ensure that no child, no matter their race or zip code, is left behind.” And he said, President Trump “built the most inclusive economy ever.”

Ronna McDaniel on day one

GOP Chairwoman Ronna McDaniel: “Four years ago, President Trump started a movement unlike any other, and over the next four days we will hear from a few of the millions of hardworking, everyday Americans who have benefited from his leadership.”

School safety advocate Andrew Pollack: President Trump “took action” to make schools safer.

Maximo Alvarez, whose family fled Communist Cuba: “I choose President Trump  because I choose America, I choose freedom”

Donald Trump Jr.: President Trump’s “policies have been like rocket fuel to the economy and especially to the middle class”

2020 republican national convention Sen. Tim Scott

Sen. Tim Scott: “Over the past 4 years, we have made tremendous progress”

“Look back at what they’ve done”: Sen. Tim Scott details how President Trump has delivered while Joe Biden has failed for 47 years.

Authored by Steve Guest, Rapid Response Director, Republican National Committee