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House Speaker John Boehner of Ohio, flashes a tubs up as he announces the results of the voting that nominates former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney for the Offcie of President of the United States during the Republican National Convention in Tampa, Fla., on Tuesday, Aug. 28, 2012. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)

"We begin tonight with a fundamental question: Can we do better? The answer in my view is obvious: You bet we can." — House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio, addressing the evening session of the Republican National Convention.


EDITOR'S NOTE — Convention Watch shows you the 2012 political conventions through the eyes of Associated Press journalists. Follow them on Twitter where available with the handles listed after each item.