Global  

Trump calls off Florida segment of Republican National Convention

Video Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO - Duration: 00:59s - Published
Trump calls off Florida segment of Republican National Convention

Trump calls off Florida segment of Republican National Convention

US President Donald Trump has scrapped plans for a four-night RepublicanNational Convention celebration in Florida that had been set to draw more than10,000 people to a pandemic hot spot to mark his renomination.

Mr Trump hadalready moved the convention’s public events out of North Carolina because ofvirus concerns.

But the spiking virus shifted south, too, and the plannedgathering in Jacksonville increasingly appeared to be both a health andpolitical risk.


You Might Like


💡 One News Page Knowledge: Other News Mentions

Donald Trump Donald Trump 45th president of the United States

Trump Supporter Convoy Scream 'White Power' Through North Carolina

Shortly before President Trump's North Carolina rally, a group of his supporters were rolling deep and screaming racist rhetoric in the streets, not too far from..
TMZ.com
Trump's plan 'exercise in raw political power' -Biden [Video]

Trump's plan 'exercise in raw political power' -Biden

Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden urged Senate Republicans not to vote on any candidate nominated to the Supreme Court as the November election approaches, calling his rival Donald Trump's plan an "exercise in raw political power."

Credit: Reuters Studio    Duration: 01:47Published

'Follow your conscience': Biden implores Senate Republicans to wait on election to fill Ginsburg seat

A Trump campaign spokesman said picking Ruth Bader Ginsburg's successor was Trump's prerogative, regardless of the timing.

USATODAY.com

Trump's plan to replace Ginsburg an abuse of power, says Biden

The Democratic presidential nominee says it is wrong to replace Justice Ginsburg before the election.
BBC News
Bill Clinton: 'Superficially Hypocritical' Supreme Court Push [Video]

Bill Clinton: 'Superficially Hypocritical' Supreme Court Push

Washington (CNN) Former President Bill Clinton said Sunday it is "superficially hypocritical" for President Donald Trump and Senate Republicans to push to put a new justice on the Supreme Court before the November election. I mean, (Senate Majority Leader) Mitch McConnell wouldn't give President (Barack) Obama's nominee, Merrick Garland, a hearing 10 months before the presidential election. I think that, you know, both for Sen.

Credit: Wochit News    Duration: 00:34Published

Republican National Convention Republican National Convention Series of presidential nominating conventions of the United States Republican Party

Trump Fighting Back In The Polls [Video]

Trump Fighting Back In The Polls

A new Reuters/Ipsos poll puts Joe Biden at 47% to President Donald Trump's 40% among registered voters. CNN reports the poll was taken partially during the Democratic National Convention and partially during the Republican National Convention. Biden's advantage in the average of all polls has been consistent, with Biden at 50% or higher. This new poll is good news because it shows Trump closing the gap. Axios' Jim Vandehei says the conventional wisdom that Trump can't win is wrong.

Credit: Wochit News    Duration: 00:38Published
Highlights from Night 4 of the Republican National Convention [Video]

Highlights from Night 4 of the Republican National Convention

Trump's acceptance address from the White House broke past norms of president avoiding using the White House as part of re-election campaigns.

Credit: ABC Action News    Duration: 00:51Published
President Trump accepts renomination on Republican National Convention's final night [Video]

President Trump accepts renomination on Republican National Convention's final night

Trump's acceptance address from the White House broke past norms of president avoiding using the White House as part of re-election campaigns.

Credit: ABC Action News    Duration: 01:46Published

Florida Florida State in the southeastern United States

Battleground Tracker: Florida race tightens, Trump has edge in Texas

In a poll finished before news of Ginsburg's death, Biden's lead in Florida has shrunk since July, while Trump maintains a small edge in Texas.
CBS News

Why thousands of starfish washed up on Florida's Navarre Beach after Hurricane Sally

Thousands of starfish washed up on Navarre Beach after Hurricane Sally, a grim parting gift from the tropical cyclone that devastated the Florida Panhandle..
USATODAY.com
Bolts start Stanley Final series [Video]

Bolts start Stanley Final series

Bolts start Stanley Cup Final series. Bars see boost to business.

Credit: ABC Action News    Duration: 02:11Published

Trump eyes Cuban American judge from Florida for Supreme Court

Barbara Lagoa would bring lengthy judicial experience and two potential political benefits: She is a Cuban American from a battleground state.

USATODAY.com

Jacksonville, Florida Jacksonville, Florida Largest city in Florida

Back To The Light? Florida Teacher Pens Own Obit In Protest [Video]

Back To The Light? Florida Teacher Pens Own Obit In Protest

Whitney Reddick teaches special education in Jacksonville, Florida, and has a definite opinion about going back to the classroom. Duval County public schools are slated to reopen next Thursday with both in-person and remote learning options for students. According to HuffPost, Reddick responded by writing and posting her own obituary to Facebook. In it, she proclaims that she died 'while alone in isolation and on a ventilator at a Duval county hospital' last week at age 33.

Credit: Wochit News    Duration: 00:38Published
Florida missing child alert issued for Jacksonville 9-month-old [Video]

Florida missing child alert issued for Jacksonville 9-month-old

The Florida Department of Law Enforcement issued a missing child alert for a Jacksonville 9-month-old early Monday morning. Story: https://wfts.tv/3foD7AX

Credit: ABC Action News    Duration: 00:16Published

North Carolina North Carolina State in the southeastern United States

Trump says he will quickly replace Ginsburg with a 'very brilliant woman' [Video]

Trump says he will quickly replace Ginsburg with a 'very brilliant woman'

The US president's supporters chanted "fill that seat" at a rally in North Carolina one day after the death of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg.

Credit: Euronews English    Duration: 01:30Published
Trump vows to nominate female judge [Video]

Trump vows to nominate female judge

Donald Trump has promised to put forth a female nominee to fill the SupremeCourt seat left vacant by the death of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg. Taking thestage at a North Carolina rally to chants of “Fill that seat”, the presidentsaid he would nominate his selection despite Democrats' objections.

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO    Duration: 01:09Published

Supreme Court vacancy shakes up presidential election

This Saturday, President Trump continued his campaign trail with a rally in Fayetteville, North Carolina, as voters anxiously speculated who he might pick to..
CBS News

Related news from verified sources

Trump Cancels Republican Convention in Jacksonville Due to COVID-19 Spread (Video)

Trump Cancels Republican Convention in Jacksonville Due to COVID-19 Spread (Video) President Donald Trump announced he was canceling a portion of the upcoming Republican National...
The Wrap - Published Also reported by •bizjournalsCBS NewsAl JazeeraChristian Post


‘I Care Deeply About The People of Florida’: President Trump Calls Off Republican National Convention In Jacksonville

President Donald Trump has called off the Republican National Convention in Jacksonville citing...
cbs4.com - Published Also reported by •CBS NewsChristian Post


Pres. Trump Shakes Up Messaging And Campaign 100 Days Before Election

Pres. Trump Shakes Up Messaging And Campaign 100 Days Before Election Watch VideoPresident Donald Trump is focused on resetting his campaign amid sagging poll numbers in...
Newsy - Published


Tweets about this


Related videos from verified sources

GOP's Mark Sanford says Democrats can 'absolutely' win control of Senate in November [Video]

GOP's Mark Sanford says Democrats can 'absolutely' win control of Senate in November

Former Rep. Mark Sanford (R-SC) talks politics with Larry, including why he believes Democrats can win control of the Senate this fall. Plus, how he's trying to stem the U.S. government's runaway..

Credit: PoliticKing     Duration: 25:55Published
Metta World Peace sounds off on athletes championing social justice [Video]

Metta World Peace sounds off on athletes championing social justice

NBA legend Metta World Peace talks to Larry about athletes championing social justice reform. And, his mental health advocacy during the pandemic. Then, is it safe for students to return to school?..

Credit: PoliticKing     Duration: 24:58Published
Pres. Trump contradicts CDC director on vaccine, masks [Video]

Pres. Trump contradicts CDC director on vaccine, masks

President Donald Trump is contradicting the director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on the potential availability of a coronavirus vaccine to the general public and on mask-wearing.

Credit: WPTV News | West Palm Beach     Duration: 02:11Published