WASHINGTON ? When Republican voters in Arizona receive a robocall this week featuring former House Speaker Newt Gingrich endorsing Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.), they’ll hear just another example of how super PACs and political candidates...Show More Summary
The Times of Northwest Indiana takes a detailed look at the state’s transportation funding gap and reports, “The three candidates for Indiana governor — Republican Lt. Gov. Eric Holcomb, Democratic former House Speaker John Gregg and...Show More Summary
Reading haltingly from sheets of paper during a rally in Wisconsin Friday night, Donald Trump endorsed House Speaker Paul Ryan and Senators John McCain and Kelly Ayotte. On Tuesday, Trump told Fox News, "I mean, I've, you know, never been a big fan of John McCain. Show More Summary
This is what desperation looks like. Last night, Donald Trump begrudgingly gave his endorsement to House Speaker Paul Ryan, Senator Kelly Ayotte and Senator John McCain – aka – The Establishment. This was after a week that saw him openly feuding with Republicans (again) and making gaffe after gaffe. Show More Summary
Steve Kornacki reports on Donald Trump's reading of endorsements for House Speaker Paul Ryan, Senator John McCain, and Senator Kelly Ayotte after a week of...
Reeling from missteps that have alarmed many fellow Republicans, Donald Trump endorsed House Speaker Paul D. Ryan for reelection on Friday in a grudging move to unite the badly fractured party. Trump’s refusal to back Ryan in a Washington Post interview on Tuesday had stunned Republicans already...
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump on Friday evening sought to end a high-stakes impasse with several members of his party’s leadership by delivering a formal endorsement of House Speaker Paul Ryan’s reelection after initially refusing to do so. "We will have disagreements but we will disagree as friends and never stop working together toward victory. […]
Newt Gingrich, the former speaker of the House and a close adviser to Donald Trump, broke with the Republican nominee on Thursday and endorsed Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) for reelection. "I strongly endorse Senator John McCain," Gingrich said in a video address released on Thursday. "A genuine American hero, a man who has endured a great deal […]
After a Freedom Caucus firebrand who helped initiate the ouster of former House Speaker John Boehner lost to a more mainstream candidate in his Republican primary on Tuesday, current House Speaker Paul Ryan is facing the first signs of his own leadership fight come the winter. Tea Party mainstay and Kansas Rep. Show More Summary
Earlier this week Donald Trump refused to endorse Speaker of the House Paul Ryan and Arizona Senator John McCain for reelection. This follows public threats against the political careers of Senator Ted Cruz and Ohio Governor John Kasich in the days following his coronation in Cleveland. Show More Summary
How much easier does Donald Trump have to make it before House Speaker Paul Ryan of Wisconsin and U.S. Sen. John McCain finally withdraw their endorsements of a Republican nominee who, as The Times editorial board said back in March, is uniquely unqualified to be president? Trump’s disparagement...
Donald Trump refuses to help fellow Republican Party members in tough elections, namely House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) and Sen. John McCain (R-AZ). Trump spokesperson Katrina Pierson claimed this was because Trump doesn’t get involved in primaries, but Trump and McCain have been at each...
First Read runs through the events of the last day: In a Washington Post interview, Trump declined to endorse House Speaker Paul Ryan against his primary challenger He reiterated that he hasn’t endorsed Sen. John McCain and said the onetime [...]
RNC Chairman Reince Priebus is “apoplectic” over Donald Trump’s refusal to back House Speaker Paul Ryan or Sen. John McCain in their primaries, NBC News reports. “Priebus called several Trump staffers, including campaign manager Paul Manafort, to express his ‘extreme [...]
PHOENIX (AP) — Republican vice presidential nominee Mike Pence isn't addressing GOP tensions after running mate Donald Trump refused to endorse House Speaker Paul Ryan or Arizona Sen. John McCain. Pence spoke at a town hall event Tuesday night in Phoenix and then took some questions from the few hundred people there but didn't mention the endorsement snub.
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colorado (AP) — As Republican loyalists continue to flee, Donald Trump has ignited new party tensions by refusing to endorse House Speaker Paul Ryan or Arizona Sen. John McCain, a remarkable display of party division...Show More Summary
DAYTONA BEACH, Florida (AP) — Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump said Tuesday that he is refusing to endorse House Speaker Paul Ryan and Sen. John McCain, two of the party's most powerful members. All three have primary challengers...Show More Summary
WASHINGTON ? Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump refused Tuesday to endorse the nation’s highest-ranking Republican official, stiff-arming House Speaker Paul Ryan (Wis.) just a week before Ryan’s primary against a tea partyShow More Summary
CINCINNATI (AP) — The Democratic nominee in former House Speaker John Boehner's (BAY'-nurz) Ohio district has withdrawn from the November election, leaving a clear field for now for recently elected Republican U.S. Rep Warren Davidson to win a full term. Twenty-six-year-old Corey Foister (FOY'-stur) says the June 7 special election results show he's "not the right person."
Back on April 28, we learned in rather comical terms that John Boehner is not a fan of Ted Cruz. At all. So much so that according to NBC the former Republican House Speaker told an audience at Stanford University that the Texas senator...Show More Summary