Former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee (R.) announced his resignation from the Country Music Association (CMA) Foundation board of directors on Thursday, only one day after his appointment, because of backlash generated in response to his social views.
Ronna Romney McDaniel, the chairwoman of the Republican National Committee, used the sixth-annual “Black Republican Trailblazer Awards Luncheon” on Monday to push back against disparaging comments made by a spokesman of the American Conservative Union in regards to former RNC chair Michael Steele.
Author Stephen King said Thursday it was “karma” that a train carrying Republican lawmakers to an annual retreat crashed into a garbage truck the prior day.
The 10 most popular governors in the U.S. are all Republicans, according to a newly released survey.
Defense Secretary Jim Mattis spoke to House and Senate Republicans on Thursday at an annual GOP retreat, where he said the military needs to be “more lethal.”
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D., Calif.) on Tuesday gave Republicans a failing grade for 2017, saying it was a “very bad year for the American people.”
Speaker of the House Paul Ryan (R., Wis.) raised $44 million in 2017, a record for any House leader in a non-election year.