A Statement from Mayor Frank G. Jackson Regarding Philadelphia Being Chosen to Host the 2016 Democratic National Convention

Thursday, February 12, 2015

CLEVELAND – “I would like to commend the City of Columbus for their bid to host the 2016 Democratic National Convention. Furthermore, I would like to congratulate the City of Philadelphia and Mayor Michael Nutter on successfully securing the 2016 Democratic National Convention. Both Cleveland and Philadelphia are no strangers to hosting a major event and I am confident that each destination will put on the best political convention possible.”

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