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Trump’s Republican Convention Speech Draws 32.2 Million Viewers

An estimated 32.2 million people watched Donald Trump deliver his acceptance speech on the final night of the Republican National Convention, surpassing what his predecessor Mitt Romney drew four years ago, according to Nielsen data. Fox News drew the biggest audience last night, getting 7.18 million total viewers in prime time, according to preliminary data

Why I Am Not a Cruzite

Mona Charen, Ted Cruz’s electrifying performance at the 2016 Republican National Convention will be long remembered, and deservedly so. At a critical moment, when the party of Lincoln had uncomfortably but nonetheless thoroughly embraced a lifelong Democrat/reality star/violence-abettor — and when few leading Republicans had demonstrated the courage to oppose him — Cruz did. Politicians

‘Fact-Checkers’ vs. the Benghazi Mom

Brent Bozell, When FBI Director James Comey came before the press to deliver his bizarre proclamation — that Hillary Clinton had lied relentlessly about her private email server but shouldn’t be prosecuted because no prosecutor would ever dare take her to court (even though prosecutors all over the country rose to say they’d do so

Judge Blocks Cleveland’s Free Speech Restrictions on Pro-Trump Groups

Roger Stone & Kit Daniels, Federal judge tosses city’s gag order on First Amendment. A federal judge has struck down the City of Cleveland’s free speech restrictions on Thursday which would have gagged Trump supporters outside the Republican National Convention. U.S. District Judge James Gwin agreed with pro-Trump organizations represented by the ACLU which sued

North Carolina police department pulls out of Republican National Convention

A North Carolina police department backed out of sending 50 police officers to the Republican presidential convention in Cleveland in June over concerns about whether the city is prepared to host an event that is expected to bring at least 50,000 visitors to northeast Ohio. Greensboro police made the decision earlier this week to pull

Ryan Would Give Up Convention Chairman Role If Trump Asks

House Speaker Paul Ryan said Monday he’ll step down as chairman of the Republican National Convention if Donald Trump asks him to do so. Ryan’s offer comes amid continued resistance by Ryan and other conservatives in the Republican Party to throwing their support behind the party’s presumptive 2016 presidential nominee. It also increases the uncertainty

Trump Could Win More Than 1,400 Delegates, Campaign Manager Says

Donald Trump’s campaign expects him to easily surpass the 1,237 delegates needed to win the Republican presidential nomination, campaign manager Corey Lewandowski says on CNN. The balloting comes as establishment forces appear increasingly resigned to the likelihood of Trump being the GOP nominee. Ted Cruz has described Tuesday’s Indiana primary as “the one thing that

Colorado Republicans Passed Around ┼ôResolution to Deny Trump Delegates┬Ł Back on March 22

Gateway Pundit,  The anti-Trump politicians were passing around a “Resolution to Forbid Colorado Delegates from Voting for Trump” for weeks before the convention. On Saturday Ted Cruz supporters took all 13 of the delegates up for grabs at the Colorado GOP Convention to complete a clean sweep of the state. But it was not without

Trump, Expands Campaign Team

Donald Trump, under pressure to show a more presidential image, elevated a top adviser on Thursday and said he planned to hire additional staff to prepare for the possibility of a long fight for the Republican nomination. The developments came as Trump tries to rebound from a loss in Wisconsin on Tuesday to U.S. Senator