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Dems Announce Convention Date

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Columbus remains a finalist to host the Democratic National Convention beginning July 25, 2016.
2:43PM
January 23, 2015

The democratic party announced today it will hold its national presidential nominating convention the week of July 25th. Columbus is one of three cities being considered to host the event.

DNC Calls Columbus Visit “Helpful”, Still No Decision On 2016

Delegates from the Democratic National Party arrive Wednesday at Nationwide Arena.
Delegates from the Democratic National Party arrive Wednesday at Nationwide Arena.
1:03PM
August
8, 2014

Columbus awaits a decision on a political plum. A team from the Democratic National Committee wrapped up a two day visit to get a close up look for a possible 2016 national convention.

A Look At Elevator Pitches For 2016 Democratic Convention

T-shirt wore by participants at rally welcoming Democratic National Party at a rally outside Nationwide Arena on Wednesday.
T-shirt wore by participants at rally welcoming Democratic National Party at a rally outside Nationwide Arena on Wednesday.
4:42PM
August 7, 2014

A collection of civic, business and academic leaders from the five cities vying for the 2016 Democratic Convention provide a snapshot as to why their city should be chosen to host the convention.

Columbus Submits 2016 Democratic Convention Bid

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Columbus tosses hat into ring to host 2016 Democratic National Convention
7:51PM
June
7, 2014

Columbus has submitted its bid to host the 2016 Democratic National Convention.