Donald Trump continued to tweet about the family of a fallen soldier on Monday morning, despite pleas from John McCain and others for him to stop.
Whatever the judgment of polls in the days ahead, the Democratic Party’s gathering was an achievement in careful and effective political management.
Never known as a big-venue speaker, Hillary Clinton will face a make-or-break moment Thursday night with multiple pitfalls, varying objectives and a variety of critical audiences.
Trump campaign chair Paul Manafort says there’s nothing to apologize for in Melania Trump’s Monday night convention address, which closely mirrored passages of a 2008 Michelle Obama speech.
The event, centered around an initiative to educate girls and young women, reflected a reality in which hip-hop’s influence is acknowledged and women are central to the conversation.
The president is talking with the editor in chief of The Texas Tribune to open SXSW Interactive on March 11, and five days later, the first lady will deliver the keynote for SXSW Music.
Anna Lance, 17, says most of the poems she submitted for the competition are about loving Alaska yet wanting to leave.
“As we all know, America hasn’t always treated your people and your heritage with dignity and respect. Tragically, it’s been the opposite,” first lady Michelle Obama said.
“Each of you was put on this Earth for a reason,” the First Lady said. “Each of you has something that you’re destined to do. Whether that’s raising a beautiful family, or succeeding in a profession or leading your community into a better future. You all have a role to play. And we need you.”
It was just after 8:45 a.m. ET on Sept. 11, 2001, when the first jet struck the World Trade Center in New York City and the worst terrorist attack in the nation’s history began. Nearly 3,000 people died.