Former candidates fire up GOP crowds Add to ... AP Video Published Monday, Aug. 27 2012, 5:48 AM EDT Last updated Monday, Aug. 27 2012, 5:55 AM EDT The former Republican presidential candidates are appearing in Tampa. Rep. Ron Paul addressed a group of his supporters. Rep. Michelle Bachmann and Herman Cain addressed a joint event. Watch More Video: How long will the party last? We explore whether this is the beginning of a long Republican Party reign Republicans prevail in bitterly fought governor races Republicans may win big in mid-term elections Election day polls open in U.S., Senate control at stake Fantasy fans turn out in force at Winnipeg Comic Con Lizard lovers unite at Reptile Breeders Expo in Winnipeg Russia and China absent from Toronto space conference These are the issues that truly divide America (hint: it's not contraception) Obama puts heckler in place during speech on immigration reform What does it mean to be a Conservative? Preston Manning, others weigh in Tory base reassured following conference, but is the rest of Canada? Comments AA More Related to this Story Video: RNC protesters hoping storms won't stop them Video: GOP optimistic about November, but the future?