Stories tagged: GOP convention
THURSDAY, JULY 21, 2016, 1:33 P.M.
Shock, condemnation after Trump questions NATO commitments
WASHINGTON – Alarm and condemnation erupted Thursday from European capitals, the White House and leaders of Donald Trump’s own party after the Republican presidential nominee suggested the United States might …
THURSDAY, JULY 21, 2016, 12:34 P.M.
Cruz defiant as GOP slams him on Trump non-endorsement
A defiant Sen. Ted Cruz declared Thursday he’s no “servile puppy dog” as he faced a torrent of GOP criticism over his refusal to endorse Donald Trump on the Republican …
TUESDAY, JULY 19, 2016, 12:15 P.M.
GOP convention planners come down with stomach flu
CLEVELAND – Eleven members of the planning team for the California delegation to the Republican convention were recovering Tuesday from a bout of norovirus, or what’s commonly known as stomach …
TUESDAY, JULY 19, 2016, 12:10 P.M.
Pence seeks to reassure conservatives about Trump
CLEVELAND – Indiana Gov. Mike Pence, making his first appearance in Cleveland since being named Donald Trump’s running mate, tried to reassure Republicans nervous about the celebrity businessman’s conservative credentials …
UPDATED: SUNDAY, JULY 17, 2016, 8:38 P.M.
Louisiana police shootings add new Cleveland GOP convention concerns
An Ohio man says he decided to visit Cleveland’s Public Square armed with a semi-automatic rifle and a handgun the day before the start of the Republican National Convention to …
THURSDAY, JULY 14, 2016, 1:25 P.M.
U.S. officials cite potential for violence at GOP convention
WASHINGTON – U.S. national security officials said Thursday they’re concerned about the potential for violence at the Republican National Convention in Cleveland as tensions run high around the country after …
FRIDAY, JULY 8, 2016, 5:14 P.M.
GOP lobbyist backs ‘Free the Delegates’ after butting heads with Trump
Lobbyist Jack Burkman on Friday was opening up his Northern Virginia home to what he says is a mounting number of Republican loyalists eager to bankroll a last-minute challenge to …
WEDNESDAY, MAY 18, 2016, 9:45 A.M.
Washington state GOP convention opens in Pasco
With Donald Trump emerging as the presumptive Republican presidential nominee, a little of the drama has been removed from the state GOP convention that opened in Pasco on Wednesday.
FRIDAY, APRIL 1, 2016, 3:39 P.M.
Jeffrey Dahmer’s childhood home for rent during GOP convention
Visitors heading to Ohio for the Republican National Convention have the rare opportunity to rent the childhood home of one of the country’s most notorious killers.
SATURDAY, MARCH 26, 2016, 9:22 P.M.
GOP convention security gears up for feared threats
Organizers for the Republican National Convention are preparing security for the gathering in Cleveland in July in an unusually combustible environment.
WEDNESDAY, AUG. 29, 2012, 9:18 A.M.
Republican convention is in full-throated roar
TAMPA, Fla. — With the Republican National Convention at last in full-throated roar, nominee Mitt Romney and his team reached out today to connect with critical voting groups — veterans, …
TUESDAY, AUG. 28, 2012, 7:56 A.M.
Ann Romney, Christie on deck at GOP convention
TAMPA, Fla. — Republicans eagerly looked to showcase Mitt Romney as a man who understands everyday Americans and a leader who can fix the economy, with GOP National Convention speeches …