At the 2012 Republican National Convention I spoke about the hands I shook during our improbable run for president that year, a journey that took us to 11 primary election victories.
5. He Met His Wife-To-Be at the Republican National Convention
The Republican National Convention is gearing to approve a resolution reaffirming the party's support for controversial "religious freedom" proposals generally seen as backlash bills in the wake of growing LGBT rights in many states. TIME reports: The Resolution Affirming Religious...
After organizing the 2012 Republican National Convention around President Obama’s “you didn’t build that” speech — which Republicans pointed to as proof of Obama’s hostility towards small business people’s hard work and innovation — Republicans appear to think their rhetoric was too tailored towards the “job creators” and are looking to change that for 2016. […]
A longtime opponent of same-sex marriage, Pastor Samuel Rodriguez gave a benediction at the last Republican National Convention, sits on the executive board of the National Association of Evangelicals and will host two likely presidential candidates, Jeb Bush and Mike Huckabee, at a gathering of 1,000 Hispanic leaders in Texas on Wednesday. But if you…
During the 2012 Republican National Convention in Tampa, one speaker dared to express a deliberate faux pas.
I was in St. Paul, Minnesota for the 2008 Republican National Convention as the cries of “Drill, baby, drill” filled the arena after being prompted by RNC Chair Michael Steele. Fast forward 6.5 years later, it appears that Georgia may be in line for offshore drilling as early as 2021. Show More Summary
He was easily the most sophisticated person in the room. Surrounded by a gaggle of reporters at the 2012 Republican National Convention in Tampa, a tanned Aaron Schock in a tailored suit and stylish necktie breezily answered questions about Illinois and national politics.
Last July, when Dawg Pound fans thought Johnny Football was their ticket to the Super Bowl, Cleveland topped Dallas in the political arena, winning the right to host the 2016 Republican National Convention. Beating Dallas, where Cowboy...Show More Summary
Submitted by Simon Black via Sovereign Man blog, Twenty-seven years ago at the 1988 Republican National Convention in New Orleans, George H. W. Bush accepted his party’s nomination to run for President of the United States. (This was...Show More Summary
Two Bands To Watch enter the arena … only one leaves alive? Or something like that. Jawbreaker Reunion and PWR BTTM have teamed up for a new split release, which they put out on Valentine’s Day, called Republican National Convention. (Coincidentally, they’re both my favorite bands to search for on Twitter to see what stupid [...]
LIFE magazine's best photos from Republican National Conventions through the decades, from 1944-1968.
Last night, MSNBC host Rachel Maddow continued to shine a spotlight on the American Family Association's efforts to distance itself from radio host Bryan Fischer in the lead up to a Republican National Convention trip to Israel backed by the...
It would not surprise me if at the next Republican National Convention Benjamin Netanyahu took a seat in the delegates-from-abroad section.
The Republicans will meet July 18-21 next year in Cleveland to nominate their 2016 presidential candidate, the party said on Wednesday, dates more than a month earlier than their convention in 2012. “I’m pleased to announce the 2016 Republican National Convention will kick off on July...
Former presidential candidate Mike Huckabee addresses the audience at the Tampa Bay Times Forum in Tampa, Florida, on August 29, 2012 during the Republican National Convention (RNC). The RNC will culminate on August 30th with the formal...Show More Summary
For the last eleven years, my friend Michael Heaney and I have conducted a longitudinal study of the American antiwar movement. Starting at the 2004 Republican National Convention protests in New York City, we have been interviewing activists, going to their meetings, and observing their direct actions in order to understand the genesis and evolution […]
TV host and former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee addresses the audience at the Tampa Bay Times Forum in Tampa, Florida, on August 29, 2012 during the Republican National Convention (RNC). Huckabee left his Fox News television show as he considers a bid for the Republican presidential nomination. Show More Summary
Spouting off to an empty chair at the 2012 Republican National Convention, Clint Eastwood looked as if he were slipping into doddering dementia, but he’s shrewder and more focused than ever in his Iraq War picture American Sniper. It’s a crackerjack piece of filmmaking, a declaration that he’s not yet... More »
NYPD Commissioner Bill Bratton has vowed to avoid mass arrests of the Black Lives Matter protesters who have been shutting down bridges and snarling traffic. “We are still paying out from the 2004 Republican National Convention and the Wall Street— Occupy Wall Street—to date, about $18 million," Bratton said recently. Show More Summary