She has been named one of “Ten Republicans to Follow on Twitter,” she was a rockstar at the 2012 Republican National Convention – and now she is back for another crack at a House seat. Mia Love, currently the mayor of Saratoga Springs,...Show More Summary
The Republican National Convention isn’t pulling any punches on the Associated Press scandal. The RNC Chairman, Reince Priebus, is calling on Eric Holder to resign. Today, RNC Chairman Reince Priebus called on U.S. Attorney General Eric...Show More Summary
Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., speaks at the 2012 Republican National Convention in Tampa, Fla. Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images. Six months after the end of the 2012 presidential election, political activity has already started to percolate in the early...
Clint Eastwood's "empty chair" speech blasting President Barack Obama at last year's Republican National Convention drew withering reviews from the press. Celebrities mocked Eastwood's political theater as well, breaking the unwritten rule not to trash fellow actors. Show More Summary
(The Root) -- After months spent trying to assuage concerns that President Obama’s second term cabinet was shaping up to be about as diverse as a Republican National Convention, the administration reached a major diversity milestone today. Show More Summary
My interview with Rudy Giuliani During the 2012 Republican National Convention, I had the pleasure of interviewing former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani. With that, here is my interview with Mayor Rudy Giuliani. http://communities.washingtontimes.com/neighborhood/tygrrrr-express/2013/apr/4/interview-mayor-rudy-giuliani/ eric
Lady Gaga is rumored to have turned down $1 million last year to sing at the Republican National Convention. Dolly Parton and Pitbull also turned down an opportunity to perform at the event, according to the Washington Examiner. Instead, Kid Rock, Journey, and Lynyrd Skynyrd played at the gathering. Gaga’s rejection has come to light [...]Show More Summary
Allegedly. Not even a million dollars could convince Lady Gaga to perform during last summer's Republican National Convention. The snub by the pop star is included in a lawsuit filed by a powerful Republican nonprofit fundraising organization,...Show More Summary
There was plenty of coverage of the rules changes during the 2012 Republican National Convention in Tampa (where I was an at-large delegate from Virginia). Erick Erickson blogged about it. The Blaze picked it up. Daily Beast, too. NBC. Show More Summary
Some Christian groups are worried the Republican National Convention (RNC) may be distancing itself from conservatives after they failed to discuss their longstanding relationship with conservative Christians in a 98-page report on retooling and expanding the Party, which was released on Monday.
Republican National Convention (RNC) Chairman Reince Priebus joined some influential black voters and community leaders at the Christian Cultural Center megachurch in Brooklyn, N.Y. on Monday to learn how the Republican Party can win their trust and perhaps even their vote the next time around.
We teased Clint Eastwood when he delivered an oratory to an empty chair at the Republican National Convention,, but now the actor-director is speaking our language: Eastwood was among the 130 Republicans who signed this week’s Supreme Court amicus brief backing same-sex marriage. The brief read, in part: The denial of civil marriage to [...]
Clint Eastwood is sounding off on politics once again, only this time, he sounds a lot less confused than he did at the Republican National Convention when he gave his now-infamous “empty chair” speech. On CNBC Friday, Eastwood talked about the political climate in this country, bemoaning the lack of bipartisan cooperation in Congress. In [...]Show More Summary
Remember that one time Clint Eastwood was the super special guest speaker at the Republican National Convention, and he lost a debate with an empty chair, and the whole world laughed and laughed and laughed? Of course you do, because...Show More Summary
It was one of the most baffling and iconic moments of the 2012 election: Clint Eastwood talking to an empty chair during his primetime speech at last summer’s Republican National Convention. The legendary 82-year-old movie star and director...Show More Summary
Transom scribe Ben Domenech calls Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal’s recent speech to the Republican National Convention “as close to an encapsulation of libertarian populism” as he’s seen from an elected official. That’s not how I would...Show More Summary
The actor memorably spoke to an empty chair at the 2012 Republican National Convention.
The infamous empty chair that Clint Eastwood addressed in his imaginary conversation with President Obama at the 2012 Republican National Convention did not simply get discarded or put away like so many other chairs.
Whatever happened to Clint Eastwood’s empty chair prop from last year’s Republican National Convention? It’s sitting in RNC Chair Reince Priebus’s office as a source of inspiration, and apparently a trophy from the last election. Before you laugh, remember that it’s about the only thing Republicans got out of 2012. The chair used as a [...]Show More Summary
The infamous prop used by the actor-director at last year's Republican National Convention sits in Reince Priebus’ Washington headquarters. read more