President-elect Donald Trump tweeted Wednesday he is leaving his multi-million dollar businesses to focus on being president – a change from comments he’s made in the past about being able to juggle both. “I will be leaving my great business in total in order to fully focus on running the country in order to make
Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich said Monday that he would prefer an advisory position to President-elect Donald Trump as opposed to a Cabinet post in the incoming administration. “I want to be the general planner, looking out over the next eight years and trying to design how we fundamentally reshape the federal government,” Gingrich told
Daniel Henninger, Political endorsements are a dime a dozen. Instead, we will give Donald J. Trump the grandest tribute to his unique presidential campaign—the world premiere of “Trump the Opera.” Cast Trump: Donald Trump Crooked Hillary: Hillary Clinton Lyin’ Ted: Ted Cruz Little Marco: Marco Rubio Low Energy Jeb: Jeb Bush The Director: James Comey
Dr. Sreedhar Potarazu, The 2016 presidential campaign has been an exceptionally nasty one, filled with negative rhetoric, mudslinging and some very dirty politics. But last month at the Republican National Convention, a silver lining emerged from the storm clouds over Cleveland. We met the Trump Kids: Donald Jr., Ivanka, Eric and Tiffany — four young
Liz Crokin, The political conventions seem to birth new political stars every four years and this year’s Republican National Convention was no different. In 2004, a virtually unknown senator from Chicago gave an electric speech at the Democratic National Convention that thrust him into the international spotlight and set him on a path to the
One day this past May, Donald Trump’s eldest son, Donald Trump Jr., reached out to a senior adviser to Gov. John Kasich of Ohio, who left the presidential race just a few weeks before. As a candidate, Kasich declared in March that Trump was “really not prepared to be president of the United States,” and
Jackie Gingrich Cushman, The Republican Convention this week resulted in the nomination of Donald Trump and Mike Pence for the party’s ticket in the fall. No more “presumptive nominee” for Trump. While some may disparage this week’s proceedings as disorderly and disorganized, it has been dull and anti-climactic for those who were hoping for a
United for a night, Republicans nominated Donald Trump Tuesday as their presidential standard-bearer, capping the billionaire businessman’s stunning takeover of the GOP and propelling him into a November faceoff with Democrat Hillary Clinton. “This is a movement, but we have to go all the way,” Trump said in videotaped remarks beamed into the convention hall.
United for a night, Republicans nominated Donald Trump Tuesday as their presidential standard-bearer, capping the billionaire businessman’s stunning takeover of the GOP and propelling him into a November faceoff with Democrat Hillary Clinton. “I will work hard and never let you down!” Trump quickly wrote on Twitter following the roll call vote. Trump’s campaign hoped
Republican Donald Trump neared the end of his vice presidential search on Thursday, with Indiana Governor Mike Pence and former U.S. House Speaker Newt Gingrich appearing as the front-runners on the eve of Trump’s announcement of his pick. The presumptive Republican presidential nominee tweeted on Wednesday night that he would announce his choice on Friday
Rarely straying from the pre-written text scrolling on two TelePrompters, a relatively reserved Donald Trump vowed to embrace his status as his party’s standard bearer — even as skepticism mounted from members of his own party about what his leadership would entail. “I understand the responsibility of carrying the mantle and I will never, ever let you
Deirdre Reilly, Polizette GOP presidential front-runner Donald Trump is many things: an off-the-cuff plain speaker, a savvy businessman with a real estate business worth billions, a successful author, reality television show star — and more. But Donald Trump is also a doting husband, father, and grandfather, and a loving son who remembers his own father, Fred C.