Biden urges infrastructure, job training in Ohio
Vice President Joe Biden says investment in infrastructure and job training is needed to increase economic opportunities in the nation's cities.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
DEACE: An open letter (plea) for RNC Chairman Reince Priebus to do something about Mississippi
Please reassure the millions of patriots who represent the grassroots of the Republican Party that leading from behind only happens at the Obama White House, because your silence on what's happening in Mississippi is being taken as tacit approval.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
I'm Ronald Reagan! No, I'm Reagan! No, over here, I'm the real Reagan
Did anyone hear the crack of a starting pistol? Nor me. But the race to become the Republican presidential nominee in 2016 is on.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Reality Takes Another Bite Out of Republican Fantasies About Hillary Clinton
While the RNC trolls Hillary Clinton with a squirrel, claiming there is 'Hillary fatigue!', reality bites them in the poll once again.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
Chris McDaniel Estimates More Than 10,000 Voting 'Irregularities'
Mississippi state Sen. Chris McDaniel said in a Friday radio interview that he expects to find over 10,000 voting "irregularities" in his campaign's investigation of the June GOP runoff.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Schram: GOP gets amped up for Cleveland
First the Republican National Committee announced it was bringing its 2016 presidential convention - and all the economic kick and image glories that go with it - to the city that for decades has gotten national attention mainly as a late-night TV punchline.
Republicans blast Obama for fundraising after jetliner crash in Ukraine
Republicans are assailing President Obama's decision to attend two fundraisers in New York City Thursday night after 295 people perished when a Malaysian passenger jet crashed in Ukraine after an apparent rocket attack and Israel launched a ground war in Gaza the same day.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Chris McDaniel's Lawyer Explains Why Thad...
Three weeks and one day after Mississippi's Republican runoff ended, attorneys for state Sen. Chris McDaniel held a press conference -- their second -- describing what might constitute a challenge of Sen. Thad Cochran's win.
Top Conservatives Demand Reince Priebus Investigate, Censure Henry Barbour for Race-Baiting
A coalition of powerful conservative leaders, led by the Tea Party Patriots Citizens Fund, is demanding that Republican National Committee Chairman Reince Priebus censure RNC committeeman Henry Barbour for his role in racially incendiary appeals to Democratic voters that voting for Sen. Thad Cochran was a means of helping stop the Tea Party.
The Fresno Bee
Martin Schram: Cleveland's GOP convention news recalls forgotten lesson for fiery pols
On the second Tuesday of a sweltering July, the Republican National Committee announced it was bringing its 2016 presidential convention - and all the economic kick and image glories that go with it - to the city that for decades has gotten national attention mainly as a late-night TV punchline.
Sun Jul 13, 2014
Like Cleveland, Mitt Romney may be on a comeback
Every time I pass a 7-Eleven store I'll think of basketball's greatest talent's decision to go home to northeast Ohio, and smile.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
RNC convention pick bearing fruit: LeBron James to return to Cleveland.
Hey, if the President can take credit for Osama bin Laden, then Reince Priebus and the RNC can take credit for bringing LeBron back to Cleveland .
West Side and South Side Leader
South Side News & Notes
The Republican National Committee's site selection committee will recommend Cleveland as host of the 2016 Republican National Convention.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
RNC Chair Priebus Under Fire
Republican National Chairman Reince Priebus has been asked to open an investigation into the Mississippi Senate GOP runoff election - by a member of the RNC.
Missouri GOP Head Calls on National Party Leaders to Investigate Cochran Campaign Ads
Missouri GOP Leader Ed Martin called on the National Republican Party leaders to investigate the Thad Cochran racist anti-Tea Party ads .
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Reince Priebus thinks the less people see of the GOP primary race, the better off his party will be
The fact that Republicans will formally nominate their presidential candidate in Cleveland, Ohio, isn't the most important thing about their 2016 convention plans: It's that they hold the convention far earlier than they have in recent years-as early as June, assuming the Cavaliers don't make the NBA finals, which is only slightly more likely than ... (more)
Four Reasons Why GOP Chose Cleveland Over Dallas For 2016 Convention
Dallas wooed the Republican National Convention committee with an extravagant balloon and confetti drop at American Airlines Center and several elephants, the Republican Party symbol.
Republicans go all in on Ohio
The party on Tuesday announced it would hold its national convention in the industrial heart of Ohio, a state that no Republican since Abraham Lincoln has lost while winning the presidency.
Why the GOP is holding its convention early
Republicans will hold their 2016 national convention more than a month earlier than their 2012 event for one simple reason: money.