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Biden, 'stuck at home with COVID,' dissects Trump's RNC speech

President Joe Biden dissected Donald Trump's RNC speech on Friday.
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President Joe Biden speaks on economics during the Vote To Live Prosperity Summit at the College of Southern Nevada in Las Vegas, NV, July 16, 2024.
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By the Numbers: US economy a main focus at the RNC

Republicans presented the U.S. economy as a “trainwreck,” but the numbers tell a very different story.
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VIDEO: By the Numbers: US economy a main focus at the RNC
July 19, 2024 at 11:09 PM

Trump delivers highly-anticipated speech on RNC’s final night

The former president makes his case for a second term and gives voters a sense of his mentality in the wake of last Saturday’s assassination attempt.
July 19, 2024 at 11:09 PM
VIDEO: Trump delivers highly-anticipated speech on RNC’s final night
July 19, 2024 at 9:30 PM

Experts analyze Trump’s speech as RNC wraps up

ABC News' powerhouse politics roundtable analyzes former President Trump's RNC speech and where the Democratic Party goes amid growing pressure on President Biden to step aside.
July 19, 2024 at 9:30 PM
VIDEO: Experts analyze Trump’s speech as RNC wraps up
July 19, 2024 at 9:18 PM

RNC speakers target LGBTQ community in speeches

After the assassination attempt of former President Donald Trump, unity was supposed to be the theme of the Republican National Convention.
July 19, 2024 at 9:18 PM
After the assassination attempt of former President Donald Trump, unity was supposed to be the theme of the Republican National Convention.
July 19, 2024 at 6:37 PM

At Trump's GOP convention, there’s little to be heard on health care

At the Republican National Convention in Milwaukee this week, health care issues received little attention from prime-time speakers.
July 19, 2024 at 6:37 PM
Delegates turn to pose for the official convention photographer at the end of the first session of the Republican National Convention (RNC) at the Fiserv Forum, July 15, 2024, in Milwaukee.
July 19, 2024 at 3:13 PM

Trump takes the stage on last night of RNC to accept nomination

Former President Trump took center stage for the last night of the Republican national convention to accept his party's nomination.
July 19, 2024 at 3:13 PM
VIDEO: Recap of the RNC and the latest polling in the 2024 election
July 19, 2024 at 3:00 PM

Trump, RNC speakers cite ‘divine intervention’ for shooting survival

The former president was among the speakers at the Republican National Convention to state that God had spared his life in Butler, Pennsylvania.
July 19, 2024 at 3:00 PM
The former president was among the speakers at the Republican National Convention to state that God had spared his life in Butler, Pennsylvania.
July 19, 2024 at 2:30 PM

Trump takes the stage at RNC

Former President Donald Trump accepted his third Republican presidential nomination and delivered his first speech since surviving an attempted assassination on Thursday night.
July 19, 2024 at 2:30 PM
VIDEO: Trump takes the stage at RNC
July 19, 2024 at 12:45 PM

Fact-checking Donald Trump's RNC speech on immigration, the economy and more

Former President Trump closed out the final night of the 2024 Republican National Convention with a 92-minute speech that addressed a host of issues on Americans' minds.
July 19, 2024 at 12:45 PM
Former President and 2024 Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks during the last day of the 2024 Republican National Convention, in Milwaukee, July 18, 2024.
July 19, 2024 at 9:10 AM

Trump recounts assassination attempt during RNC speech, 'I'm not supposed to be here'

Trump recounts assassination attempt during his RNC speech, "I'm not supposed to be here."
July 19, 2024 at 9:10 AM
Former President Donald Trump accepts his party's nomination on the last day of the 2024 Republican National Convention, in Milwaukee, July 18, 2024.
July 19, 2024 at 7:33 AM

Recapping Day 4 at the RNC

ABC News’ Jay O’Brien recaps the fourth and final day of the Republican National Convention, from Tucker Carlson and Hulk Hogan to Kid Rock and Donald Trump himself.
July 19, 2024 at 7:33 AM
VIDEO: Recapping Day 4 at the RNC
July 19, 2024 at 7:32 AM

Tucker Carlson met with applause at RNC

The former Fox News commentator took to the stage at the RNC at Fiserv Fiserv Forum in Milwaukee.
July 19, 2024 at 7:32 AM
VIDEO: Tucker Carlson met with applause at RNC
July 19, 2024 at 6:51 AM

Trump urges unity at final night of the RNC

Former Pres. Trump states "Ambition is our heritage, greatness is our birthright, but as long as our energy is spent fighting each other, our destiny will remain out of reach."
July 19, 2024 at 6:51 AM
VIDEO: Trump urges unity at final night of the RNC
July 19, 2024 at 6:38 AM

Sen. Marco Rubio on Trump immigration policies and Biden’s candidacy

ABC News’ Linsey Davis speaks with Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL) about Trump’s immigration policies, J.D. Vance and the speculation surrounding President Joe Biden.
July 19, 2024 at 6:38 AM
VIDEO: Sen. Marco Rubio on Trump immigration policies and Biden’s candidacy
July 19, 2024 at 4:31 AM

Trump credits chart with saving his life at rally shooting

The former president displayed a chart on undocumented migrants coming into the U.S. that he said he was discussing at the time of his assassination attempt during Saturday's rally.
July 19, 2024 at 4:31 AM
VIDEO: Trump credits chart with saving his life at rally shooting
July 19, 2024 at 4:31 AM

Trump wraps up RNC speech with family on stage

"America's future will be bigger, better, bolder, brighter, happier, stronger, freer, greater and more united than ever before," the former president said.
July 19, 2024 at 4:31 AM
VIDEO: Trump wraps up RNC speech with family on stage
July 19, 2024 at 4:20 AM

Trump touches on Iron Dome plan at RNC

The former president said he wants to build a "great Iron Dome" as part of his defense plan.
July 19, 2024 at 4:20 AM
VIDEO: Trump touches on Iron Dome plan at RNC
July 19, 2024 at 4:16 AM

Trump says 'no tax on tips' is part of his economic relief plan

The former president said a large group of people, including "waitresses and caddies and drivers," are being hurt.
July 19, 2024 at 4:16 AM
VIDEO: Trump says 'no tax on tips' is part of his economic relief plan
July 19, 2024 at 4:00 AM

Trump takes direct jab at Biden at RNC

The former president said the damage Joe Biden has done to the U.S. is "unthinkable."
July 19, 2024 at 4:00 AM
VIDEO: Trump takes direct jab at Biden at RNC
July 19, 2024 at 3:59 AM

Trump calls Vance his 'new friend' at RNC

The former president said he is thrilled to have Sen. JD Vance as his "new friend and partner fighting by my side."
July 19, 2024 at 3:59 AM
VIDEO: Trump calls Vance his 'new friend' at RNC
July 19, 2024 at 3:59 AM

Trump jokes to Wisconsin: 'I'm trying to buy your vote'

Donald Trump praised the RNC's host city and argued the convention helped Milwaukee's economy.
July 19, 2024 at 3:59 AM
VIDEO: Trump jokes to Wisconsin: 'I'm trying to buy your vote'
July 19, 2024 at 3:59 AM

Trump claims undocumented immigrants are taking jobs from Black, Latino population

Trump repeated his argument made during the presidential debate that undocumented immigrants were taking away jobs from Americans, particularly minority groups.
July 19, 2024 at 3:59 AM
VIDEO: Trump repeats claim that undocumented immigrants are taking jobs from Black, Latino populations
July 19, 2024 at 3:17 AM

Tucker Carlson touts Trump's 'transformation' after shooting

The former Fox News host took the stage to a standing crowd.
July 19, 2024 at 3:17 AM
VIDEO: Tucker Carlson touts Trump's 'transformation' after shooting
July 19, 2024 at 3:16 AM

Donald Trump formally accepts presidential nomination

The former president was greeted by a standing ovation at the RNC at Fiserv Forum in Milwaukee.
July 19, 2024 at 3:16 AM
VIDEO: Donald Trump formally accepts presidential nomination
July 19, 2024 at 3:16 AM

Trump addresses rally shooting victims, calls for moment of silence

Near Trump on the stage is the firefighting gear, including the helmet and jacket, that belonged to Corey Comperatore, who was killed during an attempted assassination of Trump at a campaign rally.
July 19, 2024 at 3:16 AM
VIDEO: Trump addresses rally shooting victims, calls for moment of silence
July 19, 2024 at 3:16 AM

UFC CEO introduces Trump at RNC

Dana White spoke before the former president took the stage at the Republican National Convention in Milwaukee.
July 19, 2024 at 3:16 AM
VIDEO: UFC CEO introduces Trump at RNC
July 19, 2024 at 3:16 AM

Trump on the 'heinous attack' that almost took his life

At the RNC, former president recounted the assassination attempt that happened last Saturday at a campaign rally in Butler, Pennsylvania.
July 19, 2024 at 3:16 AM
VIDEO: Trump on the 'heinous attack' that almost took his life
July 19, 2024 at 3:16 AM

Public schools are the problem,' former teacher says

Annette Albright took the stage to criticize Biden and Democrats over the state of education in the country.
July 19, 2024 at 3:16 AM
VIDEO: Public schools are the problem,' former teacher says
July 19, 2024 at 3:15 AM

'We no longer trust our elections': Eric Trump slams father's critics

The former president's second oldest son took the stage and went after his father's critics and Democrats.
July 19, 2024 at 3:15 AM
VIDEO: 'We no longer trust our elections': Eric Trump slams father's critics
July 19, 2024 at 2:51 AM

Trump set to address the RNC in 1st speech since assassination attempt

Former President Donald Trump will formally accept his party's nomination for president on Thursday night at the Republican National Convention in Milwaukee.
July 19, 2024 at 2:51 AM
VIDEO: Trump set to address the RNC in 1st speech since assassination attempt
July 19, 2024 at 2:31 AM

Melania Trump attends final night of RNC

The former first lady was escorted to her seat to immense applause.
July 19, 2024 at 2:31 AM
VIDEO: Melania Trump attends final night of RNC
July 19, 2024 at 2:16 AM

Hulk Hogan calls Trump ‘my hero’ at RNC

The retired professional wrestler spoke on the final day of the Republican National Convention in Milwaukee.
July 19, 2024 at 2:16 AM
VIDEO: Hulk Hogan calls Trump ‘my hero’ at RNC
July 19, 2024 at 2:16 AM

Franklin Graham on Trump assassination attempt: 'God spared his life'

The president and CEO of the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association also offered a prayer at the Republican National Convention in Milwaukee.
July 19, 2024 at 2:16 AM
VIDEO: Franklin Graham on Trump assassination attempt: 'God spared his life'
July 19, 2024 at 1:52 AM

Alina Habba on Trump: ‘He is my friend’

The former president’s attorney spoke glowingly about Trump, who she said has been an “empowering” boss.
July 19, 2024 at 1:52 AM
The former president’s attorney spoke glowingly about Trump, who she said has been an “empowering” boss.
July 19, 2024 at 1:52 AM

NRCC House chair vows to grow majority, 'We need backup'

National Republican Congressional Committee Chair Rep. Richard Hudson of North Carolina made his case to increase the GOP majority in the House.
July 19, 2024 at 1:52 AM
National Republican Congressional Committee Chair Rep. Richard Hudson of North Carolina made his case to increase the GOP majority in the House.
July 19, 2024 at 1:17 AM

Trump friend Steve Witkoff shares emotional story of son's opioid death

Real estate investor Steve Witkoff, a longtime friend of Trump, shared an emotional story of his son's death from an opioid overdose, recounting how Trump was by his side during the "unbearable" loss.
July 19, 2024 at 1:17 AM
Trump’s longtime friend, Steve Witkoff, speaks about how the former president comforted him during the death of his son, Andrew.
July 19, 2024 at 12:26 AM

Donald Trump makes appearance at RNC ahead of speech

The former president came out to watch longtime friend Steve Witkoff's speech from the friends and family box.
July 19, 2024 at 12:26 AM
VIDEO: Donald Trump makes appearance at RNC ahead of speech
July 19, 2024 at 12:22 AM

Linda McMahon touts Trump tax cuts at RNC

Linda McMahon, Trump's administrator of the U.S. Small Business Administration, spoke about Trump's economic policies during his first term, specifically his tax cut plans.
July 19, 2024 at 12:22 AM
VIDEO: Linda McMahon touts Trump tax cuts at RNC
July 19, 2024 at 12:01 AM

Mike Pompeo ‘disgusted’ by Afghanistan withdrawal under Biden

The former congressman served as U.S. secretary of state in former President Trump’s White House cabinet.
July 19, 2024 at 12:01 AM
VIDEO: Mike Pompeo ‘disgusted’ by Afghanistan withdrawal under Biden
July 18, 2024 at 11:20 PM

Delegates share thoughts on Trump on last day of RNC

As Trump takes the stage to accept the Republican nomination, delegates expect a message of unity from him.
July 18, 2024 at 11:20 PM
Delegates share thoughts on Trump on last day of RNC
July 18, 2024 at 10:59 PM

Secret Service boss Cheatle not resigning after confrontation over Trump shooting

Embattled Secret Service Director Kimberly Cheatle has no plans to resign after a group of GOP senators asked her to do so in a confrontation at the RNC.
July 18, 2024 at 10:59 PM
Secret Service Director Kimberly Cheatle attends a news conference about the upcoming Democratic National Convention, June 4, 2024, in Chicago.
July 18, 2024 at 10:34 PM

'We're voting for the felon': RNC attendees unfazed by Trump's historic conviction

Two dozen RNC attendees who spoke with ABC News said Trump's historic conviction on 34 felony counts gave them no apprehension about backing him this election cycle.
July 18, 2024 at 10:34 PM
A shirt with the mugshot of Republican presidential nominee and former U.S. President Donald Trump is displayed among other merchandise items in support of him on Day 3 of the Republican National Convention (RNC) in Milwaukee, Wis., July 17, 2024.
July 18, 2024 at 10:11 PM

What to expect from Trump's RNC closing speech

GOP nominee Donald Trump will take the stage on the final night of the RNC. Caroline Sunshine of the Trump-Vance campaign joins to discuss what we might expect.
July 18, 2024 at 10:11 PM
VIDEO: Sen. Eric Schmitt on what to expect from another Trump presidency
July 18, 2024 at 9:01 PM

Gov. Huckabee Sanders speaks on Donald Trump's abortion policy

Arkansas Gov. Sarah Huckabee Sanders discusses her willingness to serve in second Trump administration.
July 18, 2024 at 9:01 PM
VIDEO: Donald Trump softens abortion policy
July 18, 2024 at 9:01 PM

Final day of RNC, Trump set to accept GOP nomination

ABC News' Jay O'Brien and Asima Khalid address what Donald Trump needs to do to win over skeptical voters in his own party.
July 18, 2024 at 9:01 PM
VIDEO: Final day of RNC, Trump set to accept GOP nomination
July 18, 2024 at 7:52 PM

What you might've missed at the RNC

Who spoke at the Republican National Convention (RNC) and what it means for the 2024 election.
July 18, 2024 at 7:52 PM
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July 18, 2024 at 6:31 PM

Latest headlines ahead of final day of RNC

ABC News’ Rachel Scott and Selina Wang discuss President Biden’s COVID diagnosis and look ahead to Donald Trump’s first public speech since the assassination attempt on his life.
July 18, 2024 at 6:31 PM
VIDEO: Latest headlines ahead of final day of RNC
July 18, 2024 at 5:48 PM

From Marine to politician: Inside JD Vance's journey to the RNC stage

A look into Sen. JD Vance's life from a Marine to a politician as he makes history at the RNC as the first post-9/11 veteran on a major party's presidential ticket.
July 18, 2024 at 5:48 PM
Republican vice presidential nominee J.D. Vance gestures during Day 2 of the Republican National Convention (RNC), at the Fiserv Forum, July 16, 2024, in Milwaukee.
July 18, 2024 at 4:07 PM

How to watch, what to know about the 2024 RNC

The Republican National Convention kicked off on Monday in Milwaukee. During it, former President Donald Trump will accept his party’s presidential nomination.
July 18, 2024 at 4:07 PM
People walk past the Fiserv Forum ahead of the 2024 Republican National Convention, July 11, 2024, in Milwaukee.