Republican National Convention Details Schedule Date Venue Results 2016 ,2016 Republican National Convention, Quicken Loans Arena,Cleveland
|Date(s)||July 18–21, 2016|
|Venue||Quicken Loans Arena|
|Notable speakers||See below|
|Presidential nominee||Donald Trump of New York|
|Vice Presidential nominee||TBA|
|Votes needed for nomination||1,237 (majority)|
Republican National Convention Imp Points
- Schedule: The 2016 Republican National Convention will be held on July 18 – 21.
- What happens in National Convention: in which delegates of the United States Republican Party will choose the party's nominees for President of the United States and Vice President of the United States in the 2016 national election, will be held July 18–21, 2016.
- Venue of Convention: The convention is to be held at Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland, Ohio.This will mark the third time Cleveland has hosted this event, and the first since 1936.
- There are 2,472 delegates to the Republican National Convention, and a candidate needs a simple majority comprising 1,237 or more delegates to win the presidential nomination. Most of those delegates are bound for at least the first ballot of the convention based on the results of the 2016 Republican presidential primaries.
- The Republican National Committee (RNC), the convention will host approximately 2,470 delegates and 2,302 alternate delegates from all 50 states, the District of Columbia and five territories.
- The convention will also include approximately 15,000 credentialed media—an international press corps second only in size to the 2016 Rio Olympic Games—as well as a global audience that will witness a front row seat online thanks to our Internet and social media efforts.
- Nearly 120 staffers will eventually live, dine and shop in the Cleveland area in preparation for the 2016 Republican National Convention. And roughly 50,000 people are expected to visit the Cleveland area during the gathering.
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