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Trump Campaign Hires Ex-Christie Aide - NBC News

nbcnews.com — The Donald Trump campaign has brought on board Republican operative Bill Stepien, sources tell NBC News. According to those familiar with the process, Stepien will serve in the role of a National Field Director to guide the campaign on voter turnout in these finals weeks.

Could Candidate Donald Trump Be Denied National Security Briefings?

nbcnews.com — Calls have increased for Republican nominee Donald Trump to be denied national security briefings offered to presidential nominees of major political parties after he said he hopes Russia is "able to find" Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton's discarded private emails. Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid said he hopes the candidate is given "fake intelligence briefings ...

Vermont Delegation - but Not Sanders Personally - to Nominate Clinton

nbcnews.com — Sources close to Bernie Sanders say there is no plan for him to personally nominate Hillary Clinton tonight. The expectation, as it stands now, is that the state of Vermont wishes to go last in the Roll Call of States.

Mike Pence's RNC Speech a Chance to Introduce Himself

nbcnews.com — Republican vice presidential nominee Mike Pence will introduce himself to an electorate still largely unfamiliar with him when he takes the stage at the Republican National Convention Wednesday night. Despite an impressive resume that includes both experience as the current governor of Indiana and more than a decade in Congress, Pence is still an unknown figure -- even to some in his own party.

Trump wavered on Pence pick after news leaked: Sources

cnbc.com — More from NBC News: How Democrats Will Attack Trump's VP Pick Mike Pence Pence's Traditional GOP Appeal Cuts Both Ways for Trump Who is Mike Pence? Despite a close, long-term friendship with the governor, sources said Trump told others he could not "betray" his family and cause stress for his daughter Ivanka.

What Trump's Chaotic VP Process Says About His Campaign

nbcnews.com — After a long day of leaks, arguments and miscommunication, Donald Trump considered abandoning his choice of Mike Pence as running-mate as late as the early hours of Friday, NBC News has learned. The campaign pushed back against reports of Trump wavering, but the news underscored the confusion surrounding the vice presidential selection process that ended Friday morning.

Trump Wavered on Pence Pick After News Leaked: Sources

nbcnews.com — Sources told NBC News Friday that Donald Trump was stressed over the circumstances surrounding his choice for running mate even after news of the pick leaked. While in California, separated from family and most aides, Trump worked the phones late into the evening Thursday soliciting advice and sharing his concerns.

Chris Christie's No Good, Very Bad Week

nbcnews.com — New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie may have felt powerless this week as Donald Trump passed on him as a running mate and a former aide and metor pleaded guilty to bribery charges. That's because, literally, he was. At least for a bit.

It's Official: Trump Announces Mike Pence as VP Pick

nbcnews.com — It's official: Mike Pence is Donald Trump's running mate. Trump announced Friday in a Tweet that he has selected the Indiana governor to run on the GOP ticket in the fall. Trump will hold a news conference to unveil the decision on Saturday morning.

It's Official: Trump Announces Mike Pence as VP Pick

nbcnews.com — It's official: Mike Pence is Donald Trump's running mate. Trump announced Friday in a Tweet that he has selected the Indiana governor to run on the GOP ticket in the fall. Trump will hold a news conference to unveil the decision on Saturday morning.
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"Very,very well" @ChrisChristie on progress of @realDonaldTrump transition planning but "no comment" on specifics

Aug 26, 2016

"I seek no credit for the advice I give" @ChrisChristie on why he doesn't talk publicly about his advice to @realDonaldTrump

Aug 26, 2016

Sounding hoarse? @ChrisChristie is asked about ticket prices after attending another @springsteen concert last night

Aug 26, 2016

At news conf in Toms River, NJ, @DannyEFreeman Q: "Do you believe Hillary Clinton is a bigot?" @ChrisChristie responded "Next question"

Aug 26, 2016

.@chrischristie asked about Trump immigration policy flip "I don't talk about what advice I give or don't give to Donald Trump"

Aug 26, 2016

"Of course" @ChrisChristie says he would testify if subpoened for upcoming bridge lane closure related trial.

Aug 26, 2016

.@chrischirstie "I wish Bill all the best. I did not consult with @realDonaldTrump on this decision" Hiring of Bill Stepien

Aug 26, 2016

"We're the vast alt-right conspiracy now" says @SteveKingIA on @HillaryClinton comments on race and the "alt right" conservative extreme


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