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Cleveland makes the cut for the 2016 Republican presidential convention
Cincinnati withdraws its bid just before today's announcement

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In The Region:

Cleveland has made it to the final round to host the 2016 Republican National Convention.  So have Dallas, Denver and Kansas City.

All four cities will be getting visits in next month from the 13-member RNC Site Selection Committee.

Just before this afternoon’s announcement, two other cities that were on the RNC short list --  Cincinnati and Las Vegas  -- withdrew. 

Democrats also are considering Cleveland for their 2016 presidential convention. 

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