Election 2012

Kelly Ayotte to Speak at GOP Convention

New Hampshire senator among six headline speakers.


New Hampshire Sen. Kelly Ayotte will be addressing the Republican Party's national convention in Florida this month.

The party listed Ayotte among six "headliner" speakers addressing the convention Aug. 27-30.

In a statement accompanying the announcement, Ayotte said Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney is committed to making the nation stronger, and he will start by getting America's fiscal house in order.