Thursday’s Republican National Convention speakers, explained for people who don’t watch Fox News

Thursday’s Republican National Convention speakers, explained for people who don’t watch Fox News

The fourth and final night of the Republican National Convention on Thursday will feature President Donald Trump accepting his party’s renomination, as well as speeches by his daughter Ivanka Trump, former New York City mayor Rudy Giuliani, and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell. The Republican National Committee abandoned its plans…

2 winners and 3 losers from the third night of the Republican National Convention

2 winners and 3 losers from the third night of the Republican National Convention

The Republican National Convention’s third night was a relatively subdued affair, with canned speeches and little star power. Vice President Mike Pence was the headliner, and gave a generic speech defending Trump’s record that did little to set him apart from the pack of ambitious Republicans eyeing the next presidential…

Wednesday’s Republican National Convention speakers, explained for people who don’t watch Fox News

Wednesday’s Republican National Convention speakers, explained for people who don’t watch Fox News

The third night of the Republican National Convention on Tuesday will feature a speech by Vice President Mike Pence alongside former White House counselor Kellyanne Conway and a number of Republican House and Senate members. The Republican National Committee abandoned its plans to hold a large-scale, in-person convention in Charlotte,…

US troops aim to stay out of partisan events. Both parties used them as convention props.

US troops aim to stay out of partisan events. Both parties used them as convention props.

As Democrats and Republicans blasted one another during their conventions this month, one of America’s most prominent institutions could end up worse off: the US military. At both parties’ conventions, US troops appeared on camera in uniform — in possible violation of a longstanding Defense Department policy barring uniformed, active-duty…