The deal was not connected with efforts to unbind delegates to allow them to vote against Trump or specifically to help Cruz , even though some of the interests overlapped, Cuccinelli said. "Make the case that they should use that voice to support him", Lee said. Former Bogota Mayor Steve Lonegan, who spearheaded the effort, criticized the decision and vowed to still try to force a vote on the convention floor when Republican delegates gather beginning Monday.
Mike Pence as his running mate Friday morning. Pence is an "anti-gay, anti-choice social warrior with few discernible accomplishments", said Democratic strategist Lis Smith. "Gov. Pence is a proven pro-life champion both during his time in Congress and as Governor of Indiana", Dannenfelser said. Even if Pence were the reincarnation of Abraham Lincoln, his presence on the ticket won't alter the fact that the Republican candidate for president is a shallow self-promoter who traffics in ...
As Theresa May set her sights on the future, outgoing British Prime Minister David Cameron took the time to examine his past on his last moments in office. The last few weeks have been dramatic ones in British politics, with Brexit setting off a domino effect of politicians falling by the wayside - Cameron resigned, allies stabbed likely successor Boris Johnson "in the back", and leadership contender Leadsom threw in the towel amid controversial motherhood comments.
Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson was booed by some audience members at his first public appearance in the role at Bastille Day celebrations at the French ambassador's residence. The most interesting appointment, however, is of David Davis - a Eurosceptic who is also strong on civil liberties issues - to lead the hardcore Brexit negotiations with the EU.
A former Brussels journalist and mayor of London , Johnson cultivates a clownish public image but also caused deep offence in the European Union during the referendum campaign by comparing its aims to unify Europe to those of Adolf Hitler.
Former Bogota Mayor Steve Lonegan, who spearheaded the effort, criticized the decision and vowed to still try to force a vote on the convention floor when Republican delegates gather beginning Monday. His service as the finance chairman is seen as a show of solidarity even though the entire 66-member OH delegation is pledged to vote for Mr. Kasich on the first ballot Tuesday.