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Some Texas Delegates Aren't Ready to Back Trump, Despite RNC Rules

Republican National Committee general counsel John Ryder said Tuesday that this year's delegates were bound under 2012 rules to support the candidate who won their state, unless this year's convention committee voted to change them. "But the Republicans , it'll be like a hostage video of people forced on stage". Instead, they vote for delegates who are responsible for picking the nominees .

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China threatens regular South China Sea combat patrols

The hotly contested South China Sea region frequently witnesses military exercises conducted by China and other claimants. Although the tribunal's ruling was likely to be raised in Richardson's discussions, the head of the Chinese navy, Adm.

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'We are going to win the presidency'

Donald TrumpDonald TrumpSenator on Trump endorsement: "Don't worry about the words" Muslim American leads convention audience in prayer Trump kids laud their dad to GOP MORE celebrated becoming the Republican presidential nominee Tuesday by tweeting about how grateful he is for the title.

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Forget Melania. Donald Trump's convention entrance was epic

The only trouble is that Queen never granted the Trump campaign permission to use the song, a representative for Queen guitarist Brian May confirms to Newsweek . It's basically three places in the speech and its fragments of words. In that situation, Alvin Greene, a near unknown candidate who had done nearly no campaigning, handily won the state's Democratic Senate primary over a well-established candidate.

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Did Melania copy from Michelle or Twilight Sparkle?

His son, Donald Trump Jr., announced the support of NY, their home state, during a roll-call vote at the Republican National Convention, ensuring Trump had the majority of delegates - 1,237 - needed to contest the Nov 8 US presidential election.

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"Lock her up!" Republicans denounce Hillary Clinton over email case

Vice presidential pick Mike Pence, the IN governor, is set to speak Wednesday. Still, there was a silent protest, of sorts, in the many GOP luminaries who are avoiding the convention stage or Cleveland altogether, wary of being linked to a man whose proposals and temperament have sparked an identity crisis within the party.