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How to Watch the Republican National Convention: Everything You Need to Know

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The race for the White House is heating up as the 2024 Presidential Election is looming just months away. 

With the Republican National Convention (RNC) taking place this week in Milwaukee, Wisconsin — all eyes are on former President Donald Trump as he plans to make his first public appearance after a shooter opened fire at a rally on Saturday, July 13 in Butler, Pennsylvania.

No cable? No problem. Stream the 2024 Republican National Convention on Hulu — here’s how.

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When Is the Republican National Convention?

The 2024 RNC is happening from Monday, July 15 to Thursday, July 18.

What Channel Is the Republican National Convention On?

RNC coverage will be streaming on ABC News, CBS News 24/7, NBC News, CNN, MSNBC, and FOX News.

All Hulu subscribers can watch RNC coverage live on Hulu via ABC News (Live TV plan not required). 

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What Time Is the Republican National Convention On?

Republican National Convention coverage on Hulu via ABC News Live will begin at 7:00 p.m. ET Monday through Thursday.

Republican National Convention Speaker Schedule 2024

Though the list of headliners and keynote speakers for the 2024 RNC has been announced, a detailed schedule regarding when each speaker will appear has not been released. Some of the 50+ individuals expected to speak include Tucker Carlson, Donald Trump Jr., Eric Trump, U.S. Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene, Gov. Ron DeSantis, and more.

Visit the GOP National Convention website for more information on the full schedule as it’s released.

When Will Trump Speak?

According to an article from NPR, former President Trump has decided not to delay or reschedule his attendance at the 2024 Republican National Convention following an assassination attempt two days prior.

The former president is expected to name a vice presidential running mate at the convention as early as Monday, July 15. Speech  times for Donald Trump at the RNC have not yet been announced. Please check back for updates throughout the convention.

How to Watch the Republican National Convention

All Hulu subscribers can watch the Republican National Convention live on Hulu via the ABC News simulcast (Live TV plan not required).

Other networks — including FOX News,* CNN,* and MSNBC* — will also provide their own RNC coverage. However, a Hulu + Live TV subscription will be needed to stream the RNC on channels other than ABC News. 

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*Live TV plan required to watch live content on Hulu. Regional restrictions, blackouts, and additional terms apply.

Get Started With Live TV

Though you don’t need Live TV to watch ABC’s live coverage of the 2024 Republican National Convention you’ll need Live TV to stream coverage on other news networks like CNN,* FOX News,* NewsNation,* MSNBC,* and CBS News.* 

Streaming live cable networks with Hulu + Live TV is easy. Simply choose the Live TV plan that works best for you, enter your email address to start the process, follow the prompts, and start streaming in minutes.

2024 Presidential Debate Schedule

There is currently one more presidential debate scheduled for the 2024 election on Tuesday, September 10, 2024 (ABC).

All Hulu subscribers will have live access to the debate.

Will There Be a Vice Presidential Debate?

The Trump campaign has yet to identify a VP candidate. The announcement could happen as early as this week, before the Republican National Convention (RNC) on Monday, July 15.

Keep up on all of the latest VP updates with election coverage on Hulu 

2024 Presidential Election Coverage on Hulu

Stay up to date on everything happening this Election Year with live and on-demand news coverage on Hulu and Hulu + Live TV with these news networks:

ABC News

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Watch your local ABC station and the ABC News Live channel live with a Hulu + Live TV subscription. All Hulu subscribers can watch select ABC News programs, including Good Morning America, Start Here, and ABC News Live First on demand. 

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CNN

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From live coverage and breaking news to eye-opening original programming and documentaries, CNN provides coverage on a range of topics with credible journalists like Anderson Cooper, Jake Tapper, Dana Bash, Chris Wallace, Victor Blackwell, Abby Phillip, and more. 

Watch CNN live and on-demand with a Hulu + Live TV subscription. 

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NewsNation

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News without primetime opinion shows — Hulu + Live TV subscribers get live and on-demand access to NewsNation programming with reporters and journalists like Connell McShane, Nichole Berlie, and Marni Hughes. 

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FOX News

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Watch FOX News live without cable with a Hulu + Live TV subscription, and get access to news coverage and political commentary from Sean Hannity, Jesse Watters, and more. Live TV subscribers can also stream original programming, including FOX & Friends* and America’s Newsroom* live and on-demand.

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MSNBC

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Get your election-year political coverage on MSNBC and NBC News from accredited journalists and commentators like Rachel Maddow with The Rachel Maddow Show,* Chris Hayes with All In With Chris Hayes,* Alex Wagner with Alex Wagner Tonight,* and Joe Scarborough with Morning Joe* — available to watch live and on-demand with a Hulu + Live TV subscription. 

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CBS News

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Watch CBS News 24/7 with a Hulu + Live TV subscription, including CBS Morning News,* CBS Evening News,* The Daily Report With John Dickerson,* CBS News Roundup,* and Latest Headlines.* 

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