Tag: 2016 Republican National Convention

Poll: Clinton Leads Trump By 7 Points After Convention

Recent CBS News national poll shows that Hillary Clinton is leading Donald Trump by seven percentage points, 46 percent to 39 percent. Clinton’s seven-point lead comes just one week after last week’s poll, in which she and Trump were tied at 42. Since then, Clinton’s support among poll respondents grew by four points while Trump’s…

New CNN/ORC Poll: Trump Leading After GOP Convention

After the RNC in Cleveland last week, Donald Trump is having a significant bump in the polls, leading Hillary Clinton by 44 percent to 39 percent in a new CNN/ORC survey released Monday morning. Gary Johnson garnered 9 percent, with Jill Stein in fourth place at 3 percent. Before the convention, Clinton was ahead in…

Alex Jones Crashed Young Turks GOP Convention Set [VIDEO]

Alex Jones crashed the Young Turks live broadcast and teased them a little. Cenk Uygur got combative with Jones, told him off, and they started arguing. Jones handed Uygur a Bill Clinton “RAPE” shirt, which caused Uygur to grab his microphone and tell him 1) that he’s “sick” and 2) that Trump has been accused…

Hillary Clinton to Announce Her VP Pick

Hillary Clinton is expected to announce her choice for running mate via email Friday afternoon and to appear with her new pick on Saturday in Miami. Sen. Elizabeth Warren said Thursday night that it’s “probably not” going to be her and sources close to Clinton say she’ll likely choose Sen. Tim Kaine of Virginia for…

Trumps Talks Foreign Policy Tradition, NATO [VIDEO]

In a New York Times’s Donald Trump interview he said that he would likely reconsider several existing agreements between the U.S. and other countries if he wins the presidency—and might not even provide military aid to any NATO member countries if they were under attack. He is reported to have said that if Russia, for…

Trump Sues ‘Art of the Deal’ Ghostwriter [VIDEO]

Tony Schwartz, the ghostwriter for Donald Trump’s 1987 book The Art of the Deal, said Wednesday that the Republican presidential nominee sent him a “cease and desist” letter following his interview with The New Yorker. The letter, from the Trump Organization, demands Schwartz return all royalties he received. “It’s nuts and completely indicative of who…

Third Eye Blind Trolls GOP at RNC Show

Third Eye Blind trolled a crowd of Republicans in attendance at their concert in Cleveland during the Republican National Convention. Frontman Stephen Jenkins discussed his gay cousins, and how the band rejects the party’s anti-LGBT platform—to loud boos from the crowd at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. “To love this song is to…

Benghazi Victim’s Mom: ‘I Blame Hillary Clinton’ [VIDEO]

Patricia Smith, the mother of an American killed at the U.S. consulate in Benghazi, Libya in 2012, said she blames Hillary Clinton for the death of her son. Speaking in primetime on day one of the Republican National Convention in Cleveland, Smith accused Clinton’s State Department of ignoring requests for more security in Libya and…

Watch Stephen Colbert Hijacking Mic At RNC [VIDEO]

Stephen Colbert took over a microphone at the GOP Convention in Cleveland to mock presumptive presidential nominee Donald Trump, before he was quickly escorted off stage by security. The 52-year-old late-night host, in town to do live coverage of the convention for his struggling CBS program, was dressed in costume as Caesar Flickerman from the…

RNC Speaker & Underwear Model: Obama ‘Absolutely’ a Muslim

Antonio Sabato Jr., the actor and underwear model who spoke Monday night at the Republican National Convention, said after his speech that he “absolutely” thinks President Obama is a Muslim. “I believe we need Donald Trump, who shares my beliefs and my faith, to get our country back on track,” he said in his address…

WATCH The RNC National Convention Is Underway [LIVESTREAM]

Watch Live The Republican National Convention 2016 The “Make America Great Again” convention begins today July 18-21, in Cleveland. Veterans, political outsiders, faith leaders and presumptive Republican nominee Donald Trump’s family members will lead an unconventional lineup of speakers who have real-world experience and will make a serious case against the status quo and for…