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New Book Reveals That Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia Was A Closet Trump Supporter

In the summer of 2016, shortly after the death of Justice Antonin Scalia, Trump vowed at the Republican National Convention to fill his seat on the Supreme Court with "a person of similar views, principles and judicial philosophies."...Show More Summary

Man arrested during GOP convention sues city, police

A protester arrested during a flag burning at the Republican National Convention in Cleveland has sued city officials, police officers and the voice of a conspiracy-minded media outlet claiming false … Click to Continue »

Track Palin’s ex reveals his past domestic violence — and says his family tried to hide it from police

2 months agoNews : The Raw Story

Track Palin’s ex reveals his past domestic violence — and says his family tried to hide it from police 2008 Republican National Convention: Day 3 Following his arrest over the weekend, Track Palin’s ex-girlfriend and mother of one of his children is speaking out about his history with domestic...

What awaits us if Mike Pence replaces Donald Trump

2 months agoNews : The Raw Story

“I’m a Christian, a conservative, and a Republican, in that order.” – Mike Pence, Speech to Republican National Convention, 2017 When (and if) Donald J. Trump leaves office – via impeachment, criminal indictment and conviction, resignation, or the 25th amendment – Mike Pence, his Vice President...

Donald Trump Is Waging War on Reality, and Reality Is Losing

His relentless lying isn't a distraction or a sign of mental illness—it's his historical mission. “I am your voice!” Donald Trump told the crowd and the cameras at the Republican National Convention a year ago last July, in a speech that keeps suggesting itself to me as one of those moments where history shifted on its axis just a little. Show More Summary

People Really Appreciate The Irony Of Michael Flynn's 'Lock Her Up' Chant

3 months agoNews : The Lookout

Michael Flynn famously led a “lock her up” chant aimed at Hillary Clinton during the 2016 Republican National Convention ? words that are ringing particularly ironic now.

Michael Flynn Led a ‘Lock Her Up’ Chant at the Republican Convention. Now He’s Charged With Lying to the FBI

Former National Security Advisor Michael Flynn, who is expected to plead guilty to lying to federal investigators Friday, once led a “Lock her up!” chant about Hillary Clinton at the Republican National Convention. As a retired lieutenant general and a campaign advisor to Donald Trump, Flynn had a speaking slot at the convention in July…

Memo Suggests FBI Secretly Monitored Black Lives Matter Protests

Recently released documents from the FBI and Department of Homeland Security show that government officials feared “black supremacist extremists” had plans to disrupt the 2016 Democratic and Republican national conventions.

Protesters who burned the U.S. flag at 2016 Republican convention were wrongly charged, judge says

A judge has dismissed disorderly conduct charges against leftist protesters who burned an American flag outside the Republican National Convention in Cleveland last year, ruling Tuesday that they were arrested for practicing 1st Amendment-protected free speech. The misdemeanor case against 12 of...

In Anti-Megyn Kelly Rant, Alex Jones Says 'Stop Sexualizing Our Children'

Okay, this isn't my favorite Alex Jones clip of all time (that would be Alex Jones and Roger Stone planning on-air to wear ball gags to the Republican National Convention). You're slipping, Alex. Having your kids taken away from youShow More Summary

This Swanky Bond Villain Lair For Republican Elites Was Funded By Comcast And Microsoft

Lawmakers attending the Cleveland Republican National Convention where Donald Trump formally clinched the presidential nomination were able to ruminate about what they had done in a luxurious hideaway reportedly funded in part by Microsoft, Comcast, AT&T, Chevron, the Koch family, and Big Pharma. More »      

Republican lawmakers’ posh hideaway bankrolled by secret corporate cash”

CPI: But behind the scenes, several major corporations and trade groups secretly bankrolled a plush hideawayfor lawmakers at the same Republican National Convention in Cleveland where Trump gave the speech, records obtained by the Center for Public Integrity show. Comcast Corp., Microsoft, Koch … Continue reading ?

GOP Lawmakers’ Posh Hideaway Bankrolled by Secret Cash

Several major corporations and trade groups secretly bankrolled a plush hideaway for lawmakers at the Republican National Convention in Cleveland last year, according to records obtained by the Center for Public Integrity. The groups funded a limited liability company called [...]

Republican Lawmakers’ Posh Hideaway Funded by Secret Corporate Cash

4 months agoNews : The Daily Beast

Big Business was under pressure not to give to the 2016 Republican National Convention. So companies like Comcast, Microsoft, and Koch found a way to keep their cash cloaked.

Gay Trump Supporter Peter Thiel Married Boyfriend in Surprise Wedding at 50th Birthday in Vienna

4 months agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

Trump supporter Peter Thiel, who announced he was “proud to be gay” at the Republican National Convention last July, married his longtime boyfriend Matt Danzeisen in a surprise wedding at his 50th birthday celebration in Vienna over the w… Read The post Gay Trump Supporter Peter Thiel Married Boyfriend in Surprise Wedding at 50th Birthday in Vienna appeared first on Towleroad.

Cow Palace History: Republican National Convention, Grand National Rodeo, and Now, “HEMPCON’S HALLOWEED”

TweetOnly in Frisco Daly City: I remember back in aught-eight, back when The CP was all about the cows instead of the Mary Jane, man. Consarnit.

The Radical Reference Librarians Who Use Info to Challenge Authority

From August 29 through September 2, 2004, a series of protests erupted in New York in response to the 2004 Republican National Convention and the nomination of George W. Bush for the impending election. Nearly 1,800 protesters were arrested...Show More Summary

Why I Left the Republican Party

Darryl Paulson: I have been a Republican all my life. I remember watching the Republican National Convention in 1956, when I was 8 years old, and seeing President Dwight Eisenhower nominated for a second term.When I turned 21, I registered as a Republican and have voted for all but two of the Republican presidential candidates since 1972.... Show More Summary

Prosecutor drops charges for 2 men arrested at RNC protest

Charges have been dropped against two men who were previously accused of hitting police officers during a flag-burning protest at the Republican National Convention in Cleveland last year. The two … Click to Continue »

Controversial Wisconsin sheriff who backed Trump resigns

Clarke, 61, who spoke at the Republican National Convention last summer and campaigned for then-presidential candidate Donald Trump, submitted his resignation Thursday and will step down at the end of the day, political consultant Craig Peterson said in a telephone interview. Show More Summary

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