TAMPA BAY, Fla. — Due to weather delays from Isaac, the Republican National Convention is set to begin on Tuesday.

Former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney is scheduled to accept the nomination on Thursday. With a national debt clock continually ticking upwards on the wall of the convention floor, the national deficit is expected to be a primary topic of discussion.

Stay tuned to News 14 Carolina and News14.com throughout the week for extensive coverage of the Republican National Convention.