Kansas City Moves Forward in Bid for RNC Convention

Published 02/27 2014 11:46AM

Updated 02/27 2014 11:52AM

(KANSAS CITY, Mo.) Kansas City is among the finalists competing for the 2016 Republican National Convention.

Chairman Reince Priebus announced the finalists Thursday on Twitter which include Cleveland, Cincinnati, Columbus, Denver, Dallas, Kansas City, Las Vegas & Phoenix.

The next step requires cities to present their full bids to the RNC site selection committee. That is scheduled to take place on March 3 in Washington, DC.

The committee will make site visits to selected cities in Mid-March. The final decision is expected by late summer or early fall.

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