It’s Finally Here … RNC Convention in Cleveland


Tens of thousands of party faithful, media, and others will descend on Cleveland beginning this weekend.  Many statewide officeholders will host events for Ohio delegates and supporters.  Regarding action inside the convention hall, the RNC has announced this list of speakers. commentator Jerry Seib notes that host state governor, John Kasich, has not accepted or declined any speaking roles. About getting around town:  The Secret Service has authority to close or restrict traffic routes based on security needs; however, ODOT has prepared this handy resource of planned closures and restrictions.  Please note guidance for special overweight permitting.