Santorum, Jeb Bush, Rand Paul to speak at GOP convention

Mitt Romney has made a smart move and included two speakers for the convention whose followers he needs to turn out in large numbers on election day. Rick Santorum and Rand Paul, representing two wings of the GOP -- social conservatives and libertarians -- have been tapped to speak in Tampa later this month. CNN: Rick Santorum, who emerged as Mitt Romney's fiercest competitor for the Republican presidential nomination, will speak at the Republican National Convention, a senior GOP official tells CNN. The former Pennsylvania senator is one of four Republicans including former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush, Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul and Oklahoma Governor Mary Fallin, who will be announced Tuesday as primetime convention speakers. They join seven others who Republican National Committee Chairman Reince Priebus announced Monday would address the convention. Santorum will be Romney's first rival for the GOP nomination to be named as a speaker at the convention, which will be held in Tampa...(Read Full Post)