• Republicans pick Milwaukee to host 2024 national convention

    6 days ago - By Bésame

    MADISON, Wis. - Republicans on Friday unanimously chose Milwaukee in swing state Wisconsin to host the 2024 national convention, beating out Nashville in deep-red Tennessee.
    The decision in favor of Milwaukee was announced at the Republican National Committee's summer meeting in Chicago, follows months of wrangling by Wisconsin and Tennessee to land the convention where the party's next presidential candidate will be officially nominated.
    Ronna McDaniel, chair of the RNC, announced the long-anticipated decision on Twitter, saying the vote was unanimous.
    “Milwaukee is a world-class city...
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  • Republicans to announce site of 2024 national convention

    7 days ago - By Bésame

    MADISON, Wis. - Republicans are to announce Friday whether the 2024 national convention, where the party's presidential nominee will be officially named, will be held in Milwaukee or Nashville.
    Milwaukee, in swing state Wisconsin, is the odds-on favorite to get the event given Nashville's refusal to adopt an agreement for hosting the convention. There has been broad bipartisan support for holding the event in Milwaukee, which was selected to host the 2020 Democratic convention that had to be moved online due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
    Milwaukee used its preparations for that convention to...
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