More RNC Articles

  • The newest campaign sideshow: People dressed as animals

    The biggest newsmaker in New Hampshire politics right now isn't any elected official or candidate. It's a guy in a chicken suit.

  • RNC raises $8.4M in July

    WASHINGTON (Legal Newsline) – The Republican National Committee recently announced that it raised $8.4 million in July. RNC Chairman Reince Priebus made the announcement on Aug. 20. “With 76 days until Election Day, the RNC is in a strong financial position to continue giving our candidates...

  • Poll: Mitt Romney romps over GOP 2016 rivals

    Republican voters are ready for a Mitt Romney "I told you so" campaign for president in 2016, as a new poll puts him far ahead of his GOP rivals by a nearly two-to-one margin over his closest competitor.

  • DNC/RNC file joint advisory opinion request with FEC

    WASHINGTON (Legal Newsline) – Two opposing factions have found common ground and are uniting for a single cause – raising money. On Friday, the Democratic National Committee and Republican National Committee filed an advisory opinion request with the Federal Election Commission. FEC...

  • Mayor: NYC will learn from 2004 RNC 'mistakes'

    NEW YORK (AP) — Mayor Bill de Blasio is making a final appeal for the Democrats to choose Brooklyn for their 2016 convention. De Blasio, who took office in January, said Tuesday that the city had the mass transit system needed to host the more than 30,000 people expected to attend. He also...

  • Cleveland officially hosting 2016 RNC

    WASHINGTON (Legal Newsline) – On Friday, the Republican National Committee unanimously voted to officially select Cleveland to host the 2016 Republican National Convention. “I am beyond thrilled to announce Cleveland as the official site for the Republican National Convention in 2016,” said...

  • At 401st Obama fundraiser, singer belts out, 'Signed, Sealed, Delivered'

    Vacationing President Obama hosts his 401st fundraiser Monday night on Martha's Vineyard, Mass., continuing his record-setting pace.

  • To the RNC: I have a fundraising idea for you

    Shouldn't you also try to appeal to a wider base, including the many, many people who are not too keen on George W. Bush?

  • How much does the RNC expect to raise selling 'I miss George W.' merchandise?

    There are a lot of nice things that can be said about former President George W. Bush: He is a genuinely friendly person, he appears to care deeply about the well-being of injured U.S. soldiers and he is gracious, refraining from lashing out at even the harshest of his critics — no matter how...

  • Going to the 2016 Republican convention? Here's what to expect

    The 2016 Republican National Convention will be all about the candidate, the prime-time speeches and the campaign's message. But for the thousands of people in attendance, it will also be about the hotel rooms, the security screenings and the after-hours parties.

  • GOP: Happy birthday Obama, now here's a copy of Constitution to read

    The Republican Party is sending a copy of the U.S. Constitution to President Obama for his 53rd birthday, a not so subtle reminder that they view his adminstration as lawless.

  • Democratic activists were behind controversial Klan ads in Mississippi

    A Democratic activist has claimed responsibility for controversial radio ads that attempted to tie Mississippi Senate candidate Chris McDaniel to the Ku Klux Klan.

  • Cleveland could be good for GOP, if ...

    I take it as a good sign that the Republican National Committee has chosen to hold its convention in Cleveland.



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