Trump Allies Are Bashing Steve Bannon — And Defending Katie Walsh
A new book quotes Katie Walsh, the former White House deputy chief of staff and currently a top official at a pro-Trump group, as critical of a number of key Trump officials, including Trump himself. She’s denied making some of the comments. Trump allies have said her job is not in jeopardy.
Republican Party Autopsy Author Goes Off On GOP As Trump’s DACA Decision Nears
“Those in Republican leadership who have enabled his behavior by standing silent or making excuses for him deserve the reckoning that will eventually come for the GOP,” Sally Bradshaw, a longtime adviser to Jeb Bush, told BuzzFeed News.
Frustrated Latino Republicans To Call For RNC's Reince Priebus To Resign
During a meeting ahead of the final debate in Las Vegas, 25 conservative Hispanic leaders will convene to chart the way forward for a tarnished Republican Party and Latinos. They feel betrayed by Priebus, who promised to be their partner.
RNC To Add Black Staff For Homestretch Amid Outreach Concerns
The Republican Party is going to add Ayshia Connors, a Capitol Hill aide to Rep. Rob Woodall of Georgia. But privately, RNC staff working on black engagement are pushing for the party to go beyond staffing — and make a ground push in the final weeks of the election.
In Key States, The Trump Campaign Still Lags Badly
The campaign has few offices, no ads, and people on the ground are confused about who exactly is in charge. The RNC is picking up the slack by running a robust field operation — but one RNC staffer acknowledged the organization could cut off the Trump campaign.
Stephen Colbert Says He Cannot Do His "Colbert Show" Character Any More, So He Introduced A New "Stephen Colbert"
"It is with a heavy heart that I announce that thanks to corporate lawyers, the character of Stephen Colbert, host of The Colbert Report, will never be seen again," Colbert told Late Show viewers.