Articles Tagged 'Republican National Convention'
Trump cancels GOP convention plans in Jacksonville
President Trump said Thursday that he would cancel the GOP convention events in Jacksonville, Fla., in August, saying it wasn’t the right time due to… READ MORE
Republicans pick Jacksonville as alternative convention site
The Republican National Committee has chosen Jacksonville, Fla., to host part of this summer’s party convention, after largely abandoning the city of Charlotte, N.C., over… READ MORE
Governor Ron Desantis Supports Republican Convention Move To Florida
TALLAHASSEE (CBSMiami/NSF) — Gov. Ron DeSantis said Tuesday the political conventions for both major parties would be great for Florida’s coronavirus-damaged economy as President Donald… READ MORE
Paul Ryan to speak at Republican National Convention
House Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wis., will speak at the Republican National Convention next week in Cleveland, Fox News confirmed Monday.
He becomes the latest high-profile… READ MORE
Vegas or bust for Republicans
Las Vegas has a big advantage over the other five cities hoping to host the Republican National Convention in 2016: Sheldon Adelson.
Adelson — the owner of the Las Vegas Sands (which operates resorts and casinos all over the world, including the Venetian and the Palazzo in Vegas) — has a net worth of $40 billion, and he donated $100… READ MORE
Jeb Bush: America’s future depends on better education
ByLucy Madison, CBS News
In remarks on Thursday at the Republican National Convention, former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush made a broad plea for educational reform in America, arguing in impassioned remarks that securing “a future that is equal to our potential as a nation” is contingent on raising standards in American schools, and providing students of all backgrounds with increased… READ MORE
Gingrich: Time to commit to Reagan tradition and ‘come together’
By Seema Mehta , Los Angeles Times
TAMPAâ€”Newt Gingrich used the specter of Americaâ€™s least popular Democratic president in more than a generation to suggest thatÂ President Obama, like Jimmy Carter, deserved to be booted out of office after a single term.
Gingrich, the former House speaker, appeared on the convention stage alongside his wife, Callista â€” a rare format … READ MORE
Romney tells voters to move on from Obama disappointment
By John Whitesides and Steve Holland
(Reuters) – Mitt Romney urged voters to leave behind their disappointment in President Barack Obama and help him restore… READ MORE
McCain dubs Romney as his successor while blasting Obama record
By Alexander BoltonÂ -The Hill
Sen. John McCain, the 2008 Republican nominee for president, formally dubbed Mitt Romney as his successor Wednesday evening and declared a Romney victory vital to the nationâ€™s standing in the world.
McCain embraced the candidacy of the man he defeated in the 2008 GOP primaries, and condemned President Obama for not doing more to avert… READ MORE
Ryan promises he and Romney ‘will take responsibility’
By John Whitesides and Matt Spetalnick,Â Reuters
TAMPA, FLA.–Republican vice presidential contender Paul Ryan promised on Wednesday that he and running mate Mitt Romney would… READ MORE