The 2016 Race: Who’s Not Speaking? How This Republican Convention Differs

An analysis of convention speakers since 1992 suggests this year’s convention features much less support from establishment Republicans.

You Mean It’s Next Week? Why Some G.O.P. Senators Will Skip the Convention

As the nomination of Donald J. Trump approaches, more than a dozen have cited conflicts as varied as lawn mowing, fly fishing, volunteer work and campaigning for themselves.