Tag: Republican National Convention

Tampa looks to spend $4M on surveillance cameras and police gear for RNC

By Richard Danielson, Times Staff Writer In Print: Thursday, March 1, 2012 TAMPA — The City Council will be asked today to spend nearly $4 million on downtown surveillance cameras and police gear for the Republican National Convention. A $2 million camera contract would go to Aware Digital, based north of Miami. Police have said they…
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St. Petersburg Times to host GOP presidential primary debate with NBC, National Journal and Florida Council of 100

BY TIMES STAFF The St. Petersburg Times, NBC News, National Journal and the Florida Council of 100 announced Monday that they will co-sponsor a Republican presidential primary debate early next year. It will be held at the St. Pete Times Forum in Tampa, site of the 2012 Republican National Convention. It’s the first time presidential…
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