RNC Chairman Reince Priebus announced via Twitter the eight cities that are finalists to host the 2016 Republican National Convention:
The bids are in & we have 8 great cities vying for the 2016 RNC Convention. The finalists are…
Congratulations to Cleveland, Cincinnati, Columbus, Denver, Dallas, Kansas City, Las Vegas & Phoenix for moving on to the next phase.
Three cities in Ohio and one each in Colorado, Texas, Missouri, Nevada and Arizona. Not making the final cut were Charlotte, NC and Salt Lake City.
The convention is expected to be held in June or July of 2016, much earlier than the late August / early September time frame the parties had moved to starting back in 2004.
Where would you like the 2016 GOP convention to be held?