March 12th, 2012
07:38 AM ET

Monday's live events

The race to the Republican presidential nomination goes to Alabama and Mississippi on Tuesday.  CNN.com Live is your home for up-to-the-minute coverage from the campaign trail.

Today's programming highlights...

8:20 am ET - Foxworthy joins Romney - If your idea of a Monday morning is getting on the campaign trail, you might be running for president.   We're not sure if Jeff Foxworthy will put that "joke" in his act, but the "Blue Collar" comedian will be joining GOP candidate Mitt Romney at a rally in Mobile, Alabama.

9:00 am ET - Rutgers cyber-bullying trial - The trial of a former Rutgers University student accused of bullying his roommate, who later committed suicide, continues in New Jersey.

11:15 am ET - Candidates at energy summit - GOP hopefuls Newt Gingrich and Rick Santorum will deliver remarks at the Gulf Coast Energy Summit in Biloxi, Mississippi.

12:45 pm ET - White House briefing - A U.S. soldier's attack on Afghan civilians will likely dominate Press Secretary Jay Carney's session with the White House press corps.

6:00 pm ET - Alabama presidential forum - GOP candidates Newt Gingrich and Rick Santorum will participate in a presidential candidate forum in Birmingham, Alabama.

CNN.com Live is your home for breaking news as it happens.


Filed under: Elections • Politics • Republican Party
soundoff (5 Responses)
  1. banasy©

    I realize that Jeff Foxworthy lives in Atlanta, and am eagerly awaiting the "You might be a Romney" jokes...

    March 12, 2012 at 12:00 pm | Report abuse |
  2. saywhat

    Yes. That might induce some to watch this otherwise circus sans sense.

    March 12, 2012 at 3:35 pm | Report abuse |
    • banasy©

      @saywhat:
      Word.

      March 12, 2012 at 3:37 pm | Report abuse |
    • Dott

      I like Jeff Foxworthy and you might be a redneck wanna be if you don't.

      March 12, 2012 at 6:05 pm | Report abuse |
  3. banasy©

    I like Jeff Foxworthy, also
    I do not, however, like Romney, Dott.
    You might be a redneck if your do! ;)

    March 12, 2012 at 11:38 pm | Report abuse |