Romney offers a message of hope and ‘lots of jobs’ Nominee counters criticism, says President Obama overreached ← Related Article Visit The Boston Globe Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Comment on this Scroll to top of page John Tlumacki / globe staff Mitt Romney and his wife, Ann, celebrated with members of their family as the Republican National Convention wrapped up Thursday night. John Tlumacki/globe staff Mitt Romney addressed the Republican National Convention on its final day in Tampa Thursday. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images Convention-goers watched as Mitt Romney delivered his acceptance speech. John Tlumacki/globe staff At the close of the night, Mitt Romney and Paul Ryan waved. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images Actor Clint Eastwood spoke on convention's the final day as well. Mark Wilson/Getty Images Eastwood carried on a conversation with an imaginary President Obama, telling him that he failed to deliver on his promises. Scott Olson/Getty Images Attendees held campaign signs. Robyn BECK/AFP/Getty Images Vice presidential nominee Paul Ryan greeted running mate Mitt Romney's sons and their wives. Scott Olson/Getty Images Attendees held an American flag. Spencer Platt/Getty Images A Mitt Romney mask was passed between convention-goers. David Goldman/associated press Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich and his wife Callista addressed convention. John Tlumacki/globe staff Mitt Romney and his running mate, Paul Ryan, posed with staff. Mike Segar/REUTERS Mitt Romney and his running mate, Paul Ryan, posed with staff. John Tlumacki/globe staff Senator Scott Brown greeted delegates from his home state of Massachusetts. Eric Thayer/REUTERS Participants listened and held signs. Tom Pennington/Getty Images Law enforcement officials worked to free protesters with Earth First who had connected themselves to each other in front of a power station in Apollo Beach, Fla. Mike Segar/REUTERS A convention-goer arrived sartorially prepared for the convention's final day. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images The families of Mitt Romney and Paul Ryan played in the balloons on stage.