100 years of GOP conventions

Published On: Aug 24 2012 11:40:05 AM CDT   Updated On: Aug 31 2012 01:00:00 AM CDT

The 2012 Republican National Convention kicks off today. Look back at 100 years of memorable GOP convention moments.

GOP Conventions - 1960
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1960 (Chicago) -- Before this convention, GOP nominee Richard Nixon and New York Gov. Nelson Rockefeller secretly forged a 14-point agreement on the major issues to be contained in the Republican platform. It was later dubbed the "compact of Fifth Avenue."

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