2004 Republican National Convention
Thursday September 2, 2004
"A Safer World, A More Hopeful America"
7:45 p.m. to 11:15 p.m. EDT

Convention Call to Order
Representative Henry Bonilla (TX)
Deputy Permanent Co-Chair

Presentation of Colors
New York Port Authority

Pledge of Allegiance
Mary Lou Retton and Kerri Strug
Olympic Gold Medalists

National Anthem
Nicole C. Mullen, Nashville, TN

Bishop Keith Butler, Southfield, MI

Lynn Swann
NFL Hall of Famer

Dorothy Hamill
Olympic Gold Medalist

The Honorable Michael Williams (TX)
Speech Text

Donnie McClurkin

Mel Martinez
Tommy Franks
Michael W. Smith
"There She Stands" Video

Governor George Pataki (NY)

President George W. Bush
Cardinal Egan