WTOP's Dave McConnell and Brennan Haselton will be in Cleveland for the Republican National Convention July 18 to 21. Follow along all week for complete convention coverage.
Quicken Loans Arena is decorated to welcome the Republican National Convention on July 11, 2016 in Cleveland, Ohio. The convention will be held at the arena July 18-21, 2016. (Photo by Angelo Merendino/Getty Images)
I talk with Arizona alternate delegate Barbara Wyllie about some of the flair she's showing at the Republican National Convention in Cleveland.
by bhaselton7/18/2016 9:10:06 PM
WTOP's Capitol Hill correspondent Dave McConnell says the ruckus on the convention floor in Cleveland led by anti-Trump delegates is unlike anything he's seen at any political convention in his career.
by WTOP News7/18/2016 9:13:43 PM
On the convention floor with the Wisconsin delegation, and listeners to @womtam in Manitowoc, a proud @CBSRadioNews station.
WTOPAhead of Trump’s Monday night arrival, tumult broke out on the convention floor after party officials adopted rules by a shouted voice vote, a move aimed at blunting anti-Trump forces seeking to derail his nomination. Delegates erupted in competing chants in a televised dispute Republican leaders had hoped to avoid.
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"We’re going to win, we’re going to win so big"
--Donald Trump arrives at the Republican National Convention to introduce his wife, Melania Trump
by WTOP7/19/2016 2:38:14 AM
On @CBSRadioNews coverage, @petermaer notes, after such stirring speeches, this is starting to feel like an extra inning ballgame.
WTOPCLEVELAND (AP) — United for a night, Republicans nominated Donald Trump Tuesday as their presidential standard-bearer, capping the billionaire businessman’s stunning takeover of the GOP and propelling him into a November faceoff with Democrat Hillary…
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Donald Trump accepts the Republican Party's nomination for president.
by WTOP edited by WTOP7/20/2016 5:56:29 PM
Rhode Island delegates take heat for bashing state at RNC
Some people brag about their home states.
But Rhode Island’s delegation to the Republican National Convention is taking some heat back home for using its spotlight to trash the state’s reputation on national TV.