Articles Tagged “party”

  • Early Voting Update

    Local elections manager Julie Cooper reports that the total number of voters checked-in during the first day of early voting Monday was 1,278, with the majority of voters voting at the Walker County Annex location.…

  • Speaker Paul Ryan Comments on Obamacare Issues

    Republican House Speaker Paul Ryan held his first weekly briefing since the congressional recess in August. He touched on a number of issues from the upcoming elections to Planned Parenthood. An important issue of the…

  • Monday’s Democratic National Convention Reflects Issues with Unity

    On the opening night of the National Democratic Convention in Philadelphia, the atmosphere was not exactly one of unity. Bernie Sanders supporters were angry and vocal in regard to the recent revelation of emails that…

  • Florida Nightclub Shooting

    Reports from early this morning say that this morning in a Fort Myers, Florida nightclub, at least two people were killed and perhaps 17 wounded in a shooting. The Club Blu Bar and Grill was…

  • Speaker Ryan Updates His Party’s Efforts in the Future

    At his weekly briefing Thursday, Republican Speaker of the House Paul Ryan talked about how his party will be moving forward in the future . . . .

  • IRS Commissioner Koskinen Censured

    Wednesday, the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee voted along party lines to censure IRS Commissioner John Koskinen for his alleged conduct during an investigation into the IRS’s targeting of political groups applying for tax…

  • Hillary Clinton Clinches Nomination

    Last night, Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton captured her party’s nomination in primary voting and became the first woman in American presidential election history to be the presidential contender of a major party. Candidate Bernie…

  • Donald Trump & Paul Ryan Meet

    The presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump and Republican Speaker of the House Paul Ryan met Thursday to talk about unifying the party and moving forward. Following the meeting, Ryan commented on the meeting in…

  • Speaker Paul Ryan not Supporting Donald Trump for Now

    House Speaker Paul Ryan is not supporting Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump at this point. In an interview on CNN’s “The Lead” Thursday Ryan said, “I’m just not ready to do that at this point.…

  • Tuesday Primaries Election Update

    Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump won all five northeastern state primaries he was running in last night. Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton won four out of five. Bernie Sanders won Rhode Island. Following the win,…