CLEVELAND — Painting a dark portrait of a country besieged at home and threatened abroad, Donald Trump accepted the Republican presidential nomination Thursday night with a blistering indictment of the Obama administration and a promise to enhance the safety and economic standing of Americans victimized by a failed political system.
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Donald Trump has long suggested that he takes a skeptical view of the United States’ alliances. However, in an interview with The New York Times on Wednesday evening, the Republican presidential nominee went further than before, appearing to suggest that the United States should not be required to automatically defend NATO allies if they are attacked.
Robert B. Morgan, a North Carolina Democrat who was a freshman U.S. senator when he cast crucial votes in favor of treaties that transferred control of the Panama Canal to the Panamanian government, a decision that brought a swift end to his Senate career but which he stood by all his life, died July 16 at his home in Buies Creek, North Carolina. He was 90.
CLEVELAND - Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, congratulated Donald Trump on Wednesday night in a speech at the Republican National Convention - but he did not endorse the GOP nominee, prompting jeers from many the crowd and highlighting the lingering rifts in the Republican Party.
Hillary Clinton has chosen Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine to be her running mate, turning to a steady and seasoned hand in government to fill out the Democratic ticket, she announced Friday.
Local citizens looking to file as candidates for Sherman’s Nov. 8 regular and special municipal elections will be able to fill out the necessary paperwork next week.
Texas’ voter identification law violates the U.S. law prohibiting racial discrimination in elections, a federal appeals court ruled Wednesday.
CLEVELAND -Donald Trump was formally nominated for the presidency by Republican delegates here on Tuesday night, a landmark moment in American political history that capped the business mogul’s surprising conquest of the GOP.
Local business owner Shawn Teamann recently announced he is a candidate for the District 1 seat on the Sherman City Council, which will be voted on in the city’s municipal election Nov. 8.
CLEVELAND — Texas delegates donned their signature cowboy hats and the delegation from Hawaii sported live floral leis.