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The Republican Convention's Speaker Lineup is Largely White
Most of the speakers scheduled so far for this week's Republican National Convention in Cleveland have at least one thing in common: They're white. Although there are still three days until Donald Trump is expected to take the stage at the Quicken Loans Arena to accept the GOP presidential
The Note: Running Mate Interrupted
NOTABLES --TRUMP POSTPONES VP ANNOUNCEMENT DUE TO ATTACK IN FRANCE: Donald Trump postponed the press conference scheduled for this morning where he was set to announce his vice presidential pick. Trump and his campaign team have made repeated announcements this week that he would be formally
NBA Stars Address Police Shootings at ESPYS
A night dedicated to celebrating sports makes a call to action to a nation on edge.
Sen . Tim Scott : Republican Convention Should Focus on 'Fairness and Opportunity'
As the nation debates the state of race relations and police use of force in the wake of the deaths of Philando Castile and Alton Sterling, prominent legislators are beginning to stand up and speak about their own experiences. Sen. Tim Scott , R-South Carolina, made a speech on Wednesday on the
Tim Scott Gives Candid, Emotional Floor Speech on Race
Let's turn out to the ongoing conversation is taking place here come of course about race and their powerful speech on the senate floor. Delivered by the nation's only black Republican senator. South Carolina since Scott spoke about his experiences with racial profiling including the number of
Race and Policing Take Center Stage at ESPYs, White House
Four of the biggest names in the NBA made a powerful plea for an end to gun violence.
Senate's Lone Black GOP Senator Gives Deeply Peronsal Floor Speech on Race
Sen. Tim Scott , the U.S. Senate's lone African-American Republican, delivered a candid and emotional floor speech on his own personal encounters with police racial profiling. "I have felt the anger, the frustration, the sadness and the humiliation that comes with feeling like you're being targeted
Donald Trump Says He's Culled His VP Shortlist to 5 or 6 People, Will Announce His Choice at Convention
Donald Trump has revealed that he has culled his vice presidential shortlist to "five or six" choices. During an interview with The Associated Press released today, Trump said that he has narrowed the list down, but did not reveal specific names, with one exception. According to The AP report,
5 Things That Ultimately Doomed Marco Rubio's Presidential Campaign
Marco Rubio was once the dubbed "The Republican Savior," but on Tuesday he suspended his campaign after a devastating loss in his home state of Florida. What went wrong? The son of a bartender and a maid -- both Cuban immigrants -- Rubio was young, charismatic, a great speaker with a compelling
What Marco Rubio’s Former Rivals Are Saying About His 2016 Exit
After a decisive defeat on his home turf of Florida at the hands of Donald Trump , Marco Rubio suspended his bid for the Republican nomination on Tuesday night. In the aftermath of the announcement, some of the Florida senator’s one-time rivals have weighed in on the first-term senator’s 11-month