Several of Missouri's delegates to the Republican National Convention have attended events designed to showcase Republican women this week. KSMU's Missy Shelton spoke with some of these delegates about the party's efforts to reach out to women.
Last night, First Lady Laura Bush was one of the featured speakers at the Republican National Convention in New York City and Missouri's 57 delegates had prime seating for the speech. KSMU's Missy Shelton reports from New York City on how Missouri's delegates scored front row seats.
Two of this evening's primetime speakers at the Republican National Convention in New York City are African-Americans.
Rod Paige, the U.S. Secretary of Education will speak and so will Michael Steele, Maryland's Lieutenant Governor. KSMU's Missy Shelton is in New York City and spoke with several Missourians about the efforts of the Republican party to reach out to minorities.