FINAL SALUTE

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Posted: Aug 28, 2012 4:22 PM

Just like the annual tribute during the Oscars to actors who've died in the past year, Republican luminaries who have died in the past four years get a final salute at the GOP convention.

Among those whose names will scroll on a convention video screen on Tuesday: Andrew Breitbart, Alexander Haig, Mark Hatfield, Jack Kemp, Charles Percy, Ted Stevens and Malcolm Wallop.

— Nancy Benac — Twitter http://twitter.com/nbenac

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