Politics

RSS Feed
NPR

Barbershop: The GOP, The RNC And What It Means

Business owner Joyce Banjac, college Republican Christian Pancake, Trump for Cuyahoga's Steve Herbik, and small business president Stacey Polk discuss being Republican this election year.
NPR

Trump Makes First Public Appearance With Pence

Presumptive GOP nominee Donald Trump appeared today for the first time with his vice presidential running mate, Indiana Gov. Mike Pence. Pence brings a popularity with the base that could help Trump.
NPR

Trump And RNC Raise $32 Million While Clinton And DNC Bring In $81 Million

It's a big increase in Trump's fundraising but because of how the fundraising committees were set up, Trump's campaign only gets to keep a fraction of the money.
NPR

Donald Trump Introduces Mike Pence As His Running Mate

"I've found the leader who will help us deliver a safe society and a ...really prosperous society for all Americans," Trump said. "Indiana Governor Mike Pence was my first choice."

NPR

'Bias Remains:' A Week Of Strong Words On Race

Days of devastating events rooted in the tension between African-Americans and police prompt political leaders to speak frankly about bigotry and what they think should be done to stop it.
NPR

Paul Ryan's Dilemma: The Republican Party And Its Presidential Candidate

House Speaker Paul Ryan needs to support his Republican Party, but he also needs to support its presumptive nominee Donald Trump without damaging his own attempts to make the party more inclusive.
NPR

Are Trump Supporters Nostalgic For A Fading White, Christian America?

NPR's Linda Wertheimer speaks with Robert P. Jones, author of "The End of White Christian America."
NPR

Indiana Reacts To Trump's Running Mate Pick Gov. Mike Pence

Republican vice presidential candidate Mike Pence has been involved in Indiana politics for years. But lately, his reputation at home has taken a hit, even among Republicans.
NPR

Recommended Reads To Prepare You For The Conventions

The Republican convention begins on Monday, and the Democrats get their turn the following week. Writer Thomas Mallon gives Linda Wertheimer a reading list to prepare for the conventions.
NPR

'Rules Committee' Prepares To Establish Rules For Republican National Convention

Before the Republican National Convention starts Monday, a small group of delegates have to make the rules for it. NPR's Linda Wertheimer speaks with delegate Matt Micheli, a member on the committee.

Pages