PA GOP Chair to Head RNC Committee
Today, it was announced that Gleason will serve as Chairman of the Committee of the Call. The Committee of the Call is tasked with some of the official proceedings during the party’s 2016 presidential nominating convention.
“On behalf of the Republican National Committee, I am proud to officially issue the Call of the 2016 Convention,” said RNC Chairman Priebus. “I would like to thank Rob Gleason for his hard work as the Chair of the Committee on the Call, as well as the other Committee members in assisting in issuing the final Call of the Convention.”
“I want to thank Chairman Priebus for selecting me for such an important role in our Party,” Gleason said. “Every four years, the Republican National Convention serves as the kickoff for the general election season. I’m honored to have been picked to lead the Committee on the Call this year.”
Pennsylvania RNC Committee members Bob Asher and Christine Toretti will also serve on the committee.
“Pennsylvania Republicans will play a major role in choosing the next President of the United States,” Asher said. “I’m proud to help represent the Keystone State on this important committee.”
“It’s an honor to be selected for the Republican National Convention’s Committee on the Call,” Toretti said. “The Republican Party in Pennsylvania is strong, and we’re excited to be recognized on a national level.”
The 2016 Republican National Convention is set to take place in Cleveland, Ohio from July 18th to July 21st.