Monday August 20, 2012 Happening Now

President Obama has a fairly quiet schedule today. There is

a fascinating new report out by Politico suggesting infighting in the Obama

campaign. Politico says this year the campaign has been haunted by political

disagreements and personal rivalries.. Might be worth asking some guests today

what they think.

Mitt Romney appears again today with Congressman Paul Ryan

at Saint Anselm College in Manchester, NH. They are holding a town hall.. We

will probably take some of this and will likely use some of the Sunday show

sound debating the merits of Medicare cuts to beef up the segments.

We're also getting reports that Mister Romney will get

access to more than 160 million dollars post-convention to flood the airwaves..

(he can't use that money till he's the "official" nominee.

We're also getting new reports about who will be speaking at

the Dems convention.



1035EDT --

Hold town hall with Congressman Ryan at Saint Anselm College, 100 Saint Anselm

Drive , Manchester, NH. FNC LIVE / CSPAN LIVE



1100EDT -- RNC Chairman Reince Priebus unveils the stage and podium

for the Republican National Convention at the Tampa Bay Times Forum, 401

Channelside Drive, Tampa, FL. CBS TAPE / WTVT TAPE

The Republican candidate facing Democrat Claire McCaskill

for the Missouri Senate seat is apologizing for saying pregnancies in the case

of "legitimate rape" are rare and women have a biological ability to prevent

pregnancy in such cases. As you can imagine the comments set off a firestorm.

He says he misspoke.

There's a small scandal that has tongues wagging in DC.

Apparently a visit to Israel by several GOP congressmen and their families got

a little wild and crazy. More on that today.

NASA successfully tested a laser to zap rocks on Mars

yesterday.. as it heads for its first road trip on the Red Planet.

A famous Hollywood director, Tony Scott , leaped to his

death off an L.A. bridge last night. He

was the man behind hits like "Top Gun," and "Beverly Hills Cop 2."

Clint Henderson is the Executive Producer for “Happening Now” and an avid traveler. Follow his adventures on Twitter, ClintPHenderson, and Instagram, clintpage1.