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Trump to close 2020 RNC with acceptance speech. Here’s how to watch

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WASHINGTON (WBNG) - The 2020 Republican National Convention will conclude Thursday night with President Donald Trump’s acceptance speech on the White House lawn.

The final night’s theme is “Land of Greatness” and will feature several more politicians and supporters of the president. Speakers scheduled to appear include:

  • Secretary Ben Carson
  • Sen. Mitch McConnell
  • Sen. Tom Cotton
  • Rep. Kevin McCarthy
  • Rep. Jeff Van Drew
  • Ivanka Trump
  • Ja'Ron Smith
  • Ann Dorn
  • Debbie Flood
  • Rudy Giuliani
  • Franklin Graham
  • Alice Johnson
  • Wade Mayfield
  • Carl and Marsha Mueller
  • Dana White

The convention kicked off Monday morning with in-roll call in Charlotte. Trump and Pence were then formally nominated for the Republican ticket.

Republican delegates did travel to Charlotte this week to conduct business in person.

The primetime speeches have mostly been delivered from the Andrew W. Mellon Auditorium in Washington D.C. Pence delivered his speech Wednesday night from Fort McHenry National Park in Baltimore.

Watch the final night starting at 8 p.m. ET. You can watch the livestream at WBNG.com/CBSNews.

You can find the RNC website here.

The 2020 Democratic National Convention, which was also mostly virtual, wrapped up last week. It included several speeches from prominent Democrats like former President Barack Obama, former First Lady Michelle Obama, former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, Speaker Nancy Pelosi and many more.

Read more about this year’s DNC here.

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