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Trump’s plea could complicate GOP fundraising efforts

By Jill Colvin | Associated Press ORLANDO, Fla. — “Trump needs you,” one fundraising email implored. “President Trump’s Legacy is in your hands,” another pleaded. Others advertised “Miss Me Yet?” T-shirts featuring Donald Trump’s smiling face. While some Republicans grapple with how fiercely to embrace the former president, the organizations charged with raising money for the party are going all in. The Republican National Committee and the party’s congressional campaign arms are eager to cash i...
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The design company behind the stage at CPAC said they had 'no idea' it resembled Nazi insignia

Technicians work on the stage before the start of the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) in Orlando, Florida, February 25, 2021. REUTERS/Joe Skipper/File Photo The company that designed the CPAC stage said it was unaware of the Nazi associations of the shape used. Design Foundry said it was 'horrified' at accusations it was intentional. The company said it provided several designs and said CPAC chose this one.  Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. The compan...
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Arnold Palmer Invitational Preview 2021

The post Arnold Palmer Invitational Preview 2021 appeared first on GolfBlogger Golf Blog. Arnold Palmer Invitational Preview Where: Orlando, Florida Course: Bay Hill Club & Lodge (36-36—72/7,466) Defending champion: Tyrrell Hatton The post Arnold Palmer Invitational Preview 2021 appeared first on GolfBlogger Golf Blog - A daily golf blog featuring golf news, golf course, equipment and book reviews, essays, golf lifestyle and musings. Proudly Made In Michigan, America's Summer Golf Capital ...
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Sen. Hawley finally finds a Biden nominee he can vote for

By Paul LeBlanc | CNN Republican Sen. Josh Hawley has voted to confirm Cecilia Rouse as chair of the Council of Economic Advisers on Tuesday, breaking a streak of opposition to Joe Biden’s Cabinet nominees. Hawley’s support came after he defended on Monday his prior record of not voting to advance any Biden Cabinet secretary nominees, insisting that he evaluates each pick individually. “I take them one at a time, if there is someone I think will be good to Missouri, that I can defend to my voter...
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Fox News gets huge ratings boost during Trump’s CPAC speech

By Brian Stetler | CNN The Republican base’s commitment to former president Donald Trump showed up like a fist in the air in Sunday’s television ratings. The ratings for Fox News Channel, which have been relatively weak since Trump lost the election last November, spiked Sunday afternoon when he was scheduled to address the CPAC convention in Orlando, Florida. Fox averaged 5.74 million viewers during the speech, which it showed without any commercial interruption. At least a million others watch...
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Smashburger is opening 40 restaurants in 2021. Take a look at its plans for open kitchens, food lockers, and more.

The dine-in experience is getting a makeover option, too. Smashburger Smashburger plans to open more than 40 new restaurants in 2021. This includes more drive-thru, collection, and delivery options, including food lockers. Smashburger's president also discussed why it's shunning ghost kitchens in favor of prime real estate. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. Fast-casual chain Smashburger is planning on adding to its global network of 250 corporate and franchise restaur...
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Coronavirus live news: WHO says Covid won't be over this year; France and Germany fight AstraZeneca concerns

Unrealistic to think pandemic will be over this year, says WHO; French and German authorities fighting to convince people that AstraZeneca jab is effective; number of new infections globally rose last weekTwitter targets vaccine misinformation with labels and ‘strike’ systemOne Pfizer or Oxford jab ‘significantly’ prevents hospitalisation in elderlyCDC chief warns of ‘potential fourth surge’ and urges US to keep rulesSee all our coronavirus coverage 12.21am GMT Former US president Donald Tru...
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'A straight up lie': Keilar fires off on Trump's CPAC speech

CNN's Brianna Keilar reacts to former President Trump's speech at the Conservative Political Action Conference in Orlando, Florida, where he echoed several of the baseless and false election fraud claims he's continued to perpetuate following the US 2020 election.
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'A straight up lie': Keilar fires off on Trump's speech

CNN's Brianna Keilar reacts to former President Trump's speech at the Conservative Political Action Conference in Orlando, Florida, where he echoed several of the baseless and false election fraud claims he's continued to perpetuate following the US 2020 election.
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Chicago Ventures raises $63M to back seed-stage startups located anywhere but Silicon Valley

Buzzy mega-rounds and high-profile IPOs often dominate headlines. But many of those companies were once early-stage and scrapping to raise a seed round. Today, Chicago Ventures , a VC firm that often leads seed-stage rounds, announced the close of its third fund — a $63 million vehicle that it’s already put to work. Chicago Ventures (which is based in Chicago, where else?) has a very specific set of criteria when it looks to back companies. For one, as mentioned, it not only wants to bac...
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Hyatt Hotels said it is taking claims the CPAC stage was inspired by a Nazi rune 'very seriously' and called hate symbols 'abhorrent'

Technicians work on the stage before the start of the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) in Orlando, Florida, U.S. February 25, 2021. REUTERS/Joe Skipper/File Photo CPAC 2021 took place in the Hyatt Regency in Orlando, Florida, this past week. Critics said the stage of the event resembled a symbol on Nazi uniforms, a claim the organizer denied. Hyatt Hotels said it's taking those claims seriously and called hate symbols "abhorrent." Visit the Business section of Insider for mo...
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Trump's supporters boo Mitch McConnell despite his saying he'd 'absolutely' support the former president in 2024

Former President Donald Trump addressed the Conservative Political Action Conference on Sunday in Orlando, Florida. Joe Raedle/Getty Images Mitch McConnell was booed during former President Donald Trump's CPAC speech on Sunday. McConnell and Trump have clashed over the Capitol riot since Trump left the White House. McConnell said Trump was "practically and morally responsible" for the siege. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell's re...
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Here are the false or misleading claims Donald Trump made in his CPAC speech

Former President Donald Trump addresses the Conservative Political Action Conference in Orlando, Florida. Joe Raedle/Getty Images Trump spoke at CPAC on Sunday in his first major speech since leaving the White House last month. The former president hinted at a 2024 run and railed against President Joe Biden. We fact-checked his false statements, including his claim that he won the 2020 presidential election. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. Former President Donald Tr...
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Here are the false and misleading claims Donald Trump made in his CPAC speech

Former President Donald Trump addresses the Conservative Political Action Conference in Orlando, Florida. Joe Raedle/Getty Images Trump spoke at CPAC on Sunday in his first major speech since leaving the White House last month. The former president hinted at a 2024 run and railed against President Joe Biden. We fact-checked his false statements, including his claim that he won the 2020 presidential election. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. Former President Donald Tr...
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Trump teases 2024 presidential run in lie-filled CPAC speech

Former President Donald Trump repeated his election lies on stage at the Conservative Political Action Conference in Orlando, Florida, Sunday, looking to reclaim his role as the Republican Party's kingmaker in the 2022 midterm elections and positioning himself for a 2024 presidential run.
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Trump rants in CPAC speech that women's sports 'will die' if trans athletes are allowed to compete

Former President Donald Trump addresses the Conservative Political Action Conference held in the Hyatt Regency on February 28, 2021 in Orlando, Florida. Joe Raedle/Getty Images During his speech at CPAC, Trump took aim at transgender athletes competing in women's sports. "If this does not change, women's sports as we know it will die," Trump said. Many US states are weighing legislation that would restrict transgender youth from competing in sports.  Visit the Business section of Insider f...
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'I am not starting a new party': In CPAC speech, Trump says he is committed to the GOP

Former President Donald Trump speaks at the Conservative Political Action Conference in Orlando, Florida on February 28, 2021. Joe Raedle/Getty Images Former President Trump shut down the rumors of possibly creating a new political party. "We have the Republican Party," he said. "It's going to unite and be stronger than ever before." The WSJ previously reported that Trump had considered forming a "Patriot Party." Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. Former President Dona...
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CPAC: Trump teases 2024 run and denounces Biden at rightwing summit

Ex-president repeats false claims that he won 2020 election and floats possible run in 2024 in speech Donald Trump on Sunday launched his attempted political comeback, teasing a possible run for the presidency in 2024 and denouncing Joe Biden for “the most disastrous first month of any president in modern history”.The former president made his first speech since leaving the White House at the rightwing Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) in Orlando, Florida, to an effusive reception....
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From a golden statue to Trump hinting at a third presidential run, here are some striking moments from CPAC

Former President Donald Trump addresses the Conservative Political Action Conference held in the Hyatt Regency on February 28, 2021 in Orlando, Florida. Joe Raedle/Getty Images GOP lawmakers and supporters flocked to the Conservative Political Action Conference this weekend. CPAC this year was marked by an allegiance to Trump and an expectation that he will remain influential. Here are the most striking — and the weirdest — moments of the four-day event. Visit the Business section of Insid...
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From a golden statue to Trump hinting at a second and third presidential run, here are some striking moments from CPAC

Former President Donald Trump addresses the Conservative Political Action Conference held in the Hyatt Regency on February 28, 2021 in Orlando, Florida. Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images GOP lawmakers and supporters flocked to the Conservative Political Action Conference this weekend. CPAC this year was marked by an allegiance to Trump and an expectation that he will remain influential. Here are the most striking — and the weirdest — moments of the four-day event. Visit the Business section...
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CPAC: pent-up Trump denounces Biden at rightwing summit

Ex-president repeats false claims that he won 2020 election and floats possible run in 2024 in speechDonald Trump on Sunday launched his attempted political comeback , teasing a possible run for the presidency in 2024 and denouncing Joe Biden for “the most disastrous first month of any president in modern history”.The former president made his first speech since leaving the White House at the rightwing Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) in Orlando, Florida, to an effusive reception....
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Trump tells CPAC crowd 'the incredible journey' is 'far from being over'

Former President Donald Trump took the stage at the Conservative Political Action Conference in Orlando, Florida, Sunday, looking to reclaim his role as the Republican Party's kingmaker as he positions himself to play a major role in the 2022 midterm elections.
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Trump falsely claims in CPAC speech that he could beat Democrats 'for a third time' in 2024

Former President Donald Trump addresses the Conservative Political Action Conference in Orlando, Florida. Joe Raedle/Getty Images Former President Trump continued to repeat false claim that the election was stolen. "I may even decide to beat them for a third time," said of the Democrats in a possible 2024 run. Trump lost both the Electoral College and popular vote in 2020. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. Former President Donald Trump on Sunday continued to repeat fa...
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CPAC: pent-up Trump set to denounce Biden at rightwing summit

Ex- president plans to say he intends to remain a political force and attack Biden for ‘most disastrous first month of any president’Donald Trump, the former US president, was on Sunday set to mark his attempted political comeback by denouncing Joe Biden for “the most disastrous first month of any president in modern history”.Trump was due to make his first speech since leaving the White House at the rightwing Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) in Orlando, Florida, where an effusive...
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Congressman Matt Gaetz doubles down on his defense of Ted Cruz's Cancún vacation

Rep. Matt Gaetz (R-FL) addresses the Conservative Political Action Conference being held in the Hyatt Regency on February 26, 2021 in Orlando, Florida. Joe Raedle/Getty Images Rep. Matt Gaetz has accused the media of being "biased" in their reporting of Ted Cruz's Cancún trip. Gaetz said the news media were more concerned about the trip than "caravans going through Mexico." The congressman previously said that Cruz shouldn't have apologized for his vacation. Visit the Business section of I...
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GOP Rep. Gosar skipped the House stimulus bill vote to attend a white nationalist event in Florida

Paul Gosar (R-AZ) speaks during a panel discussion about the Devaluing of American Citizenship during the Conservative Political Action Conference held in the Hyatt Regency on February 27, 2021 in Orlando, Florida. Joe Raedle/Getty Images Rep. Paul Gosar of Arizona skipped Friday's stimulus vote to attend the AFPAC committee.  The conference is a white nationalist alternative to CPAC.  Gosar cited special rules introduced by Congress during the pandemic to skip attending the vote in person...
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Vegas is betting on Trump announcing his 2024 reelection bid during highly-anticipated CPAC speech

President Donald Trump speaks to supporters at a campaign rally at Las Vegas Convention Center on February 21, 2020 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Mario Tama/Getty Images Vegas betting odds suggest Trump will declare his 2024 reelection bid at CPAC on Sunday. The former president is expected to use his speech to talk about the future of the Republican Party. Many CPAC attendees have already said they would vote for him if he decided to run again. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stori...
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GOP Sen. Ben Sasse says politics shouldn't be about the 'weird worship of one dude,' after rebuke for opposing Trump

Sen. Ben Sasse (R-NE) and a statue of Former President Donald Trump is pictured at the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) in Orlando, Florida, on February 26, 2021. Samuel Corum/Getty Images/Octavio Jones via Reuters Sasse faced a backlash from the Nebraska state party following his vote to convict Trump in the impeachment trial. He is one of a group of five GOP senators who've taken a stand against Trump in the wake of the Capitol riot.  Trump retains the loyalty of most gr...
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A video from CPAC captures Roger Stone showing off his dance moves to a Trump rap hailing Capitol insurrectionists as 'patriots'

Roger Stone dances with rapper Forgiato Blow as he arrives for the Conservative Political Action Conference held in the Hyatt Regency on February 27, 2021 in Orlando, Florida. Joe Raedle/Getty Images A video shows Roger Stone dancing along to a hip-hop song at CPAC in Florida on Saturday. Wearing his trademark sunglasses, Stone dances to a song calling the Capitol rioters "patriots." He is playing backup dancer to local Florida rapper and Trump supporter, Forgiato Blow. Visit the Business ...
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Trump calls on states to 'punish' big tech with sanctions if they 'silence conservative voices'

President Donald Trump addresses the Conservative Political Action Conference held in the Hyatt Regency on February 28, 2021 in Orlando, Florida. Joe Raedle/Getty Images During his CPAC speech, Donald Trump accused big tech of censorship. He said section 230 should be repealed and that states should act if the federal government won't. Trump said states should sanction Twitter, Google, and Facebook if they "silence conservative voices." Visit the Business section of Insider for more storie...
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