Rachel Maddow shows how Donald Trump's political path may turn to a media role similar to Sarah Palin, and notes that Trump's raising $9 million dollars in a...
An average of about 10.3M viewers watched just the cable news networks to see two presidential candidates known for their utter lack of comedy chops perform lighthearted roasts of each other at a Catholic charity fundraiser. The ensuing train wreck brought nearly 4M viewers to CNN, 3.6M to Fox News Channel and another 2.9M to MSNBC. Show More Summary
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Traditionally, the Alfred E. Smith Memorial Foundation Dinner, held each year as a fundraiser for Catholic charities, is an opportunity for the major-party candidates to diffuse the tension of the more formal presidential debates by delivering good-natured comedic speeches. Show More Summary
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Rett Syndrome Research Trust I am flying home from New York for the Hope for Hannah and Gaby Gala, a fundraiser that raises awareness and research funds to find a cure for Rett Syndrome, a neurological disorder that causes seizures, anxiety, breathing problems, orthopedic issues, and loss of speech in hundreds of thousands of girls. Show More Summary
Donald Trump was booed at the Al Smith Dinner last night — a fundraiser for Catholic charities helping children. Politicians often attend these dinners and tell self-deprecating jokes and point fun at their opponents. But at a certain point, Trump just wasn’t funny — and it hurt to watch. Show More Summary
A lighthearted fundraiser turned ugly when the CEO compared Hillary to Richard Nixon.
If you don't know what the Al Smith Dinner is, here's a brief description care of Wikipedia: "The Alfred E. Smith Memorial Foundation Dinner, commonly known as the Al Smith Dinner, is an annual white tie fundraiser for Catholic charities supporting needy children held at the Waldorf-Astoria Hotel in New York on the third Thursday of October. Show More Summary
With the help of YOU, three Daily Kos endorsed candidates surpassed their opponents in fundraising during the third quarter specifically because of contributions made by Daily Kos readers. Alaska's Steve Lindbeck, California's Doug Applegate...Show More Summary
Every four years, an annual fundraiser offers a moment of levity at the tail end of grueling campaigns.
It's lean time for fundraising in Europe. Experts are arguing over why.
A hub of jazz, art and creation since its founding in Leimert Park in 1989, the World Stage is alive and in a new location. And this weekend, it hopes to reintroduce itself to the city with an open house and fundraiser. Since its founding by late jazz drummer Billy Higgins and activist/poet Kamou...
Sarah Hyland and Beth Behrs show off their shiny awards inside the 2016 ASPCA Los Angeles Benefit on Thursday night (October 20) in Bel Air, Calif. The two actresses were honored at the event for their work with animals. Nina Dobrev was even on hand to present Sarah with the Voice for Animals Award. Guests [...]
Republican U.S. Sen. Mark Kirk has lagged far behind Democratic U.S. Rep. Tammy Duckworth in raising money for the final weeks of his re-election bid. Documents filed with federal election … Click to Continue »
The candidates' jokes about each other at the traditional Catholic charity fundraiser took a dark turn as the crowd turned on Trump.
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WASHINGTON ? Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton has built a well-funded campaign organization to help her win the presidency. Her entire campaign, including committees closely tied to her, is poised to top $1 billion in fundraising. GOP...Show More Summary
Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton exchanged jabs at the Al Smith fundraiser dinner, a traditional - and traditionally congenial - stop on the campaign trail....