Election 2016: Donald Trump Names VP; Governor Mike Pence Accepts; Clinton Waiting to Announce

AddThis Social Bookmark Button

The Republican National Convention, the convocation for Donald J. Trump and his presumptive Vice-Presidential Candidate Governor Mike Pence of Indiana, is set to begin Monday in Cleveland, Ohio, declaring the themes of Making America Great Again.

With all the clamoring throughout the primary process declaring Donald Trump’s inadequacies as a presidential candidate and the failure of party stalwarts to stand with the chosen candidate of the people, the RNC speaker line up is surprisingly well balanced with the standard bearers and GOP leaders of tomorrow, businessmen and women, family, friends and special guests who are worth the effort and investment to listen.

The Convention promises to be a fuller, more comprehensive presentation of the RNC National Platform, with clarification of platform and core issues recorded and the delegate pledge process confirmation.

Making America Safe Again is Monday’s theme, Making America Work Again, Tuesday; Making America First Again; Wednesday; and closing Thursday with Making America Great Again.

Speakers of note on Monday include Texas Governor Rick Perry, Former New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani, Actors Antonio Sabato Jr. and Scott Baio, three soldiers who fought in the battle of Benghazi, two mothers of heroic soldiers who died in Benghazi, Immigration reform advocates, GOP leaders in the House and Senate and Melania Trump finishes the day.  

Tuesday Speakers include Dr. Ben Carson, in primetime, Governor Chris Christie, U.S. House Majority leader Keven McCarthy and Speaker of the House Paul Ryan, U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, Family members include Donald Trump, Jr. and Tiffany Trump. RNC dignitaries and other political leaders will also provide insight into the GOP platform.

Wednesday’s program begins in primetime at 7:00pm EST. GOP party heavyweights Senator Marco Rubio, Senator Ted Cruz, Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker, Newt & Callista Gingrich and family member Eric Trump will lead into the final speech by Indiana Governor Mike Pence.

Thursday’s program includes Venture Capitalist Peter Thiel, creator of Paypal and Facebook investor. Ivanka Trump will provide the introduction speech to her father’s and presumptive Republican Presidential Candidate, Donald J. Trump’s speech and acceptance of the party’s nomination.

Hillary Clinton Maintains a Battle Strategy During Trump’s Convention

Hillary Clinton, doesn’t plan to take the week off, while the Republican National Convention holds the Democratic Bash-Fest across the river in Cleveland, Ohio.

The Democratic National Convention is set to begin July 25, 2016. Democratic Heavyweights will gather in Philadelphia along with a host of celebrities and business leaders to provide Hillary and her yet to be named Vice-Presidential pick the support to create a stronger together message.

Haute Tease

  • Maryland High School Football Gang Rape Shocks Prosecutors

    AddThis Social Bookmark Button

    Four Junior Varsity football players were arraigned as adults and charged with multiple counts of sexual battery, rape and violence following what prosecutors are calling an "astonishingly cruel" locker room gang rape at Damascus High School.

  • Beltway Insider: ISIL /ISIS Beheads US Journalist; Ferguson Unrest; Renewed Russia/Ukraine Violence

    AddThis Social Bookmark Button

    President Obama, from Martha's Vineyard, addressed global tensions erupting in the Ukraine and in Iraq as ISIS terrorist's responded to the current United States Iraq policy with the murder of kidnapped journalist James Foley in a graphic and chilling video.

  • The Sorcerer's Apprentice Ignites at World Premiere

    AddThis Social Bookmark Button

    The Sorcerer’s Apprentice, the newest film from the collaborating team of Nic Cage, Jerry Bruckheimer and Jon Turtletaub, held its World Premiere at the historic New Amsterdam Theater located at the cross roads of the World, Times Square New York, New York.

  • Money News: World Markets Close Up as Bull Market Continues

    AddThis Social Bookmark Button

    The DOW Jones Industrial, along with the NASDAQ and S&P 500, continued to maintain a steady bull run as did the top ten most watched markets in the world, all of which despite slow starts and mirror runs, closed up.

  • Spa Vacation Salvation at Fairmont Scottsdale Princess Resort

    AddThis Social Bookmark Button

    The Fairmont Scottsdale Princess Resort, a 65 acre sanctuary neighboring the Sonoran Desert with the McDowell Mountains in view, takes the integrative spa and fitness experience to the next level with the Well & Being Spa.

  • MTP Exclusive: Senator Dianne Feinstein Talks With Chuck Todd on Russian Cyber Attacks, FBI Director Comey and His Future

    AddThis Social Bookmark Button

    Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.) exclusively joined "Meet the Press" this morning, talking with moderator Chuck Todd about the latest intelligence on the Russian cyber-attacks and if FBI Director Comey should be fired.

  • Beltway Insider: Obama/Orlando/Filibuster; Belgium-Paris Terror; Stanford Rape Judge; Okinawa; Bob Iger

    AddThis Social Bookmark Button

    President Obama and Vice President Biden joined families in Orlando, one week after the Pulse massacre, the worst shooting on U.S. soil, to offer condolences, encouragement and solidarity in the fight for renewed gun control measures and to end hatred.

  • Business News: The 25 Biggest Product Recalls of 2015

    AddThis Social Bookmark Button

    Most of the time, people return products because they’re unhappy with their experience. Maybe the memory foam mattress got too hot, the bicycle seat wasn’t comfortable or the TV proved too big for the living room. And perhaps that pricey hot tub simply wasn’t worth the three paychecks, after all.  

  • Pope Francis Calls Followers to 'Emulate Jesus'

    AddThis Social Bookmark Button

    Pope Francis, the charismatic leader of the Catholic Church, preached his first Christmas Mass message from St. Peter’s Basilica calling for followers around the world to “emulate Jesus” and remain steadfast against the power of darkness.

  • Montague Gallery, a San Francisco Contemporary Fine Art House, Presents PRIMA VISTA by Lino Tagliapietra

    AddThis Social Bookmark Button

    Legendary Italian glassblower, widely considered the best in the world, Lino Tagliapietra's inaugural exhibition Prima Vista will be held in conjunction with the grand opening of Montague Gallery located at 445A Sutter Street in San Francisco.

  • Pennsylvania House Race: Although 18th District Too Close To Call Democrat Claims Victory

    AddThis Social Bookmark Button

    The Pennsylvania House of Representative Special Election, with 100% of the precincts reporting and a full six hours after the polls have closed, is waiting for a winner as no media has yet called the race.

  • Ritz-Carlton Ft. Lauderdale Review - Oceanfront Elegance

    AddThis Social Bookmark Button

    As the first and only AAA Five Diamond Hotel in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, I had decidedly high expectations for my vacation experience at the Ritz-Carlton Ft. Lauderdale. From the moment I arrived and was graciously greeted by the valet personnel who eagerly escorted me to the registration area to be checked in by equally affable front desk attendants.

  • Celebrity Interview: Florence Hartigan Talks on Her Role in Ridley Scott’s Phoenix Forgotten, Upcoming Projects and Life in the Business

    AddThis Social Bookmark Button

    Florence Hartigan, the New York born and New Zealand-bred actress talks about her starring role in Phoenix Forgotten, the science-fiction independent film produced by Ridley Scott, now streaming on Amazon, the biz and her upcoming projects.

  • Updated:William, Kate Welcome Baby Number Two, Charlotte Elizabeth Diana; Obama Congratulates Family, Queen, Nation

    AddThis Social Bookmark Button

    Prince William and Catherine, Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, welcomed baby number two, a girl, into their growing family, on Saturday, May 2, following a week delay and short two hour labor.

  • Interview & Review La Cucina - Joaquim de Almeida Smolders In This Sexy Recipe For Seduction

    AddThis Social Bookmark Button

    “La Cucina”, starring Rachel Hunter, Christine Hendricks and Joaquim de Almeida and directed by Alison Hebble, deals with the relationship complexities of three different couples and how they cope with the reality of impending events.