GOP Names Former Ohio House Speaker as Co-Chair of Committee on Arrangements
The Republican Party announced the Chair and Co-Chair of the Committee on Arrangements (COA). The COA is responsible for putting together the Republican National Convention, to be held in Cleveland July 18 – 21, 2016. Wisconsin National Committeeman Steve King will serve as Chairman of the Committee. Ohio National Committeewoman Jo Ann Davidson will serve as the COA’s Co-Chairman. Jo Ann Davidson served as Chairman of the 2008 RNC. Learn more about the COA here >>
View a recent speech Jo Ann Davidson gave at the City Club of Cleveland regarding the COA and the RNC here >>
Ohio’s Influence as a Swing State
Ohio’s influence in presidential elections is well-documented. This Washington Post article discusses why Ohio may be the most important of all the swing states – No Republican has won the presidential election without winning Ohio.
James A. Garfield was one of eight presidents to come from Ohio. Can you name the other seven?