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Romney makes his case: ‘Need jobs, lots of jobs’

August 30, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Mitt Romney launched his fall campaign for the White House Thursday night with a rousing, remarkably personal speech to the Republican National convention and a prime-time TV audience, proclaiming that America needs “jobs, lots of jobs” and promising to create 12 million. Continue Reading

Clint Eastwood is Mitt Romney’s opening act

August 30, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Clint Eastwood, the Hollywood filmmaker who knows all about sticking to the script, turned in what seemed like an oddly unscripted endorsement of Republican Mitt Romney Wednesday night. Continue Reading

Majority of Minnesota delegates behind Paul

August 29, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

The majority of Minnesota delegates at the Republican National Convention in Florida support Texas Congressman Ron Paul for president. But, party leaders say they’re confident Minnesota delegates and other Paul supporters will unite behind nominee Mitt Romney. Continue Reading

ND Sen candidate Berg speaks at GOP convention

August 28, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

North Dakota Republican U.S. Senate candidate Rick Berg is supposed to deliver a two- to-three minute speech from the convention stage Tuesday afternoon. He’s one of a number of scheduled speakers. Continue Reading

RNC held back due to weather

August 26, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

Romney’s convention: Big storm, rape controversy
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) His Republican National Convention pushed back by a day, Mitt Romney conceded Sunday that fresh controversy over rape and abortion is harming his party, and he accused Democrats of trying to exploit it for political gain. Continue Reading

Emmer, others vie for now-open Minn. slots on RNC

January 21, 2011 in West Central Tribune

ST. PAUL, Minn. – Less than two months removed from a protracted Minnesota governor’s race, Republican Tom Emmer is seeking a new office – this time a spot on the Republican National Committee. Continue Reading

RNC chief Steele to visit Minnesota for October fundraiser

September 13, 2010 in Grand Forks Herald

Minnesota Republicans said today that Republican National Committee chairman Michael Steele will appear at an Oct. 13 “Elephant Club” luncheon. Continue Reading