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?