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With Columbus' bid, Ohio could host two political conventions in 2016
With Columbus' bid, Ohio could host two political conventions in 2016

When a delegation from the Democratic National Committee arrives in Columbus, Ohio, Wednesday, former Gov. Ted Strickland will be at a downtown plaza alongside local officials to greet the group. About a month after Cleveland was selected as the site of the Republican National Committee's 2016 convention, Strickland, a Democrat, is ready to sell Columbus as the best fit to host the 2016 Democratic National Convention and show stark contrasts between the two parties. "We have the perfect stage, right here in Ohio, to show the nation's voters we're the party most fit to lead the country," Strickland said in a brief interview Tuesday. The former governor, Mayor...

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