Stories tagged: Republican National Committee
THURSDAY, JAN. 19, 2017, 11:32 A.M.
GOP selects woman to lead party operation
The Republican National Committee on Thursday unanimously elected Ronna Romney McDaniel to serve as its chairman, tapping a woman to lead the national GOP.
TUESDAY, DEC. 13, 2016, 5:38 P.M.
Trump rewards Michigan party chair with national role
President-elect Donald Trump wants Michigan Republican Party Chairwoman Ronna Romney McDaniel to be national party chairwoman, in part as a reward for the party carrying Michigan for the first time …
TUESDAY, AUG. 9, 2016, 4:42 P.M.
RNC hires strategists to help woo African-American voters
The Republican National Committee is trying to strengthen its outreach to black voters by hiring a new national director of African-American engagement and bringing on new advisers and strategists to …
TUESDAY, MAY 17, 2016, 9:11 P.M.
Trump and RNC announce fundraising agreement
WASHINGTON – Donald Trump and the Republican National Committee have signed a joint fundraising agreement that will allow donors to write checks of up to $449,400. The agreement, announced late …
TUESDAY, MAY 17, 2016, 9:09 P.M.
Clinton discloses millions in book royalties, speaking fees
WASHINGTON – Hillary Clinton filed financial documents Tuesday night showing that in 2015 she earned more than $5 million in royalties from her book “Hard Choices” and about $1.5 million …
SUNDAY, JULY 13, 2014
Eye on Boise: Liam, Sophia most popular Idaho baby names
If you’re a baby boy in Idaho, chances are your name may be Liam. A girl? Sophia. Those were the most popular names given to babies born in Idaho in …
FRIDAY, MAY 23, 2014, 9:26 A.M.
Republican National Committee sues to raise unlimited cash
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Republican National Committee on Friday sued the Federal Election Commission in an effort to raise unlimited cash like super PACs do.
FRIDAY, AUG. 16, 2013, 10:19 A.M.
RNC votes to block CNN, NBC from hosting debates
BOSTON — The Republican National Committee has approved a resolution to block two television networks from hosting GOP presidential primary debates.
FRIDAY, JAN. 14, 2011, 1:43 P.M.
GOP chief Michael Steele drops re-election bid
Embattled GOP Chairman Michael Steele dropped his re-election bid today amid declining support as the Republican National Committee, coming off huge election victories but facing a $22 million debt and …
THURSDAY, SEPT. 9, 2010
GOP ad puts Minnick front and center
BOISE – Democratic U.S. Rep. Walt Minnick is featured in a new political ad, but it’s not from who you might expect. A new Republican National Committee Web video features …
THURSDAY, AUG. 26, 2010
Republican Party redirects Labrador staffers
BOISE – U.S. House hopeful Raul Labrador hasn’t exactly gotten the help that the Idaho Republican Party promised in June when it announced the hiring of two full-time staffers to …
SATURDAY, JULY 10, 2010, 9:57 P.M.
RNC’s Steele stumps in Tacoma, pledges support for troops
TACOMA – The embattled national chairman of the Republican Party insisted he is behind American troops in Afghanistan “1,000 percent” as he urged GOP faithful here to fight for election …
FRIDAY, APRIL 30, 2010
Congress moves to ban ‘census’ use
Congress is moving quickly to pass a new law to outlaw the use of “census” in mailings that are connected with money-raising schemes, not the official count of the U.S. …
WEDNESDAY, APRIL 28, 2010
Mailer draws Postal Service review
Fundraising letters to Eastern Washington voters from the national Republican Party are being investigated by the Postal Service and criticized by members of Congress who view them as an illegal …
TUESDAY, APRIL 27, 2010, 5:50 P.M.
RNC letters displaying ‘census’ draw complaints
Fundraising letters to Eastern Washington voters from the national Republican Party are being investigated by the Postal Service and criticized by members of Congress who view them as illegal infringement …