CLEVELAND, Ohio — A chunk of Melania Trump's Republican National Convention speech appears to have been lifted from Michelle Obama's address at the 2008 Democratic convention. Trump said on the TODAY Show that she wrote the speech largely on her own, telling host Matt Lauer that: "I read once over it, and that's all. Because I wrote it…with as little help as possible."
The Susan B. Anthony List, a conservative group that backs anti-abortion candidates, has made its first endorsement of the 2014 election cycle. The group on Wednesday backed Florida state Senate Majority Leader Lizbeth Benacquisto, who is running in the special election to replace former Rep. Trey Radel (R-Fla.), who resigned last month.
CHARLESTON, South Carolina — Rep. Mark Sanford knows what it’s like to be a political dead man walking. Maybe that’s why the threat of a primary challenge backed by the president of the United States doesn’t exactly faze him, at least on the outside.