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The NAACP National Convention is coming to Atlantic City, July 14-20

The NAACP’s 113th Annual National Convention will be held in Atlantic City July 14-20, 2022. It is an incredibly high-profile, prestigious and national-calibre event. On his 2nd inauguration, New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy approved legislation providing $2 million in funding for this important event. Let’s take this opportunity to compare the difference between a good […]

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Exclusive: APC May Move National Convention Again Following Legal Advice – The Whistler Nigeria

A new legal opinion could see the chairman of the All Progressive Congress interim committee, Mai Mala Buni, accept another change in the date of the party’s national convention, THE WHISTLER has learned. It was understood that legal advice will be made available to Buni upon his return from medical travel. But Buni would face […]

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NAHREP National Convention and Housing Policy Summit Held in Washington, DC | News

SAN DIEGO, March 14, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ — The National Association of Hispanic Real Estate Professionals® (NAHREP®) celebrates the first day of its National Convention and Chase-sponsored Housing Policy Summit, held March 14-16 at the Ritz-Carlton in washington d.c. Senior government and financial industry leaders will comment and participate in the discussions, including: Xavier BecerraSecretary, US […]

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Buni to lead APC national convention as party bigwigs move to overturn court order

The proposed date of the All Progressives Congress national convention scheduled for Saturday, March 26 seems to be on track This is how party stakeholders take big step to get court order stopping national party convention There are indications Governor Mai Mala Buni may oversee the party’s national convention Amid controversy over the identity of […]

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I don’t undermine the APC, the national convention, says Kalu

The Senator representing Abia North in the National Assembly, Senator Orji Uzor Kalu, has exonerated himself of the accusation that he was among those undermining the March 26 national convention of the All Progressives Congress. The accusation came from a former chief executive of the Progressive Governors Forum, the PGF, Dr Salihu Lukman and who […]

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PDP mocks APC over INEC’s disapproval of National Convention, NEC

Advertising The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has mocked the All Progressives Congress (APC) over the disapproval of its national convention scheduled for March 26, 2022. Recall that the the electoral agency rejected the APC’s invitation to attend its National Executive Committee (NEC) meeting scheduled for Thursday next week. The INEC also rejected Governor Sani Bello […]

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National Convention: Demonstration rocks APC national secretariat over ‘taxation’ of candidates

SSome members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) stormed the party’s national secretariat in Abuja on Friday to protest what they said were alleged attempts by some party bigwigs to impose National Works Committee members on them (NWC) at the March 26 national convention. The demonstrators carried placards with various inscriptions, such as: “We will […]

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APC Ghana insists on making lists of delegates and committees for national convention – The Sun Nigeria

By Chinelo Obogo, Lagos On Thursday, the Ghanaian section of the All Progressives Congress (APC) protested against its non-inclusion as a bloc of delegates at the APC national convention scheduled for March. APC Ghana President, Mr. Oghenosa Micheletti, said in a statement that failure to officially hand over an APC Ghana delegate position is tantamount […]

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APC Candidates Ask Buhari to Stop Party National Convention – Blueprint Newspapers Limited

The All Progressives Congress (APC) national convention aspirants’ forum has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to halt the party’s national convention scheduled for March 26 by the Extraordinary Convention Interim and Planning Committee (CECPC). The APC candidates, in a letter to President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday, jointly signed by the forum’s chairman and secretary, Chief […]

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APC National Convention: Conspiracy to postpone March 26 date thickens – Blueprint Newspapers Limited

Following a change in the date for the 2023 general election announced by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), there are new plots by certain interests within the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) party to launch in the campaign for the postponement of its national convention scheduled for March 26, 2022. According to INEC, the […]

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APC Says National Convention Will Now Be Held in March | The Guardian Nigeria News

The All Progressives Congress (APC) Interim and Extraordinary Convention Planning Committee (CECPC) approved March 26 for the party’s national convention. Senator John Akpankudohede, National Secretary, CECPC, APC said this when speaking to reporters shortly after the committee’s closed meeting in Abuja on Monday. Akpankudohede said National Convention activities will start on February 24.“After deliberation and […]

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Buhari meets with APC governors at the national convention tomorrow | The Guardian Nigeria News

Unless there is a last minute change, President Muhammadu Buhari is expected to meet the governors of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) tomorrow at the presidential villa in Abuja. It was found that the meeting, originally scheduled for last Tuesday, was postponed shortly before the president left the country for a four-day official visit […]

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APC to postpone National Convention – The Whistler Nigeria

Barring last-minute changes, the planned National Convention of the Congress of All Ruling Progressives will not be held on Feb. 26, according to a source at the party’s National Secretariat. The source who revealed to THE WHISTLER in an exclusive phone conversation, when asked for an update on the preparation, he said: ‘Nothing has changed […]

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National Convention: APC fails to start selling forms, wannabes worry

Posted February 15, 2022 Just two weeks before the National Convention of the All Progressives Congress, the party has yet to begin selling forms to aspirants to positions on its national working committee, the punch has learned. The party had announced on January 19 that it would begin selling forms for aspirants vying for its […]

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Pittsburgh is not showing up to host the 2024 Republican National Convention

Pittsburgh is not in the running to host the 2024 Republican National Convention, Politico reported. The outlet reported from Salt Lake City — where the Republican National Committee currently meets — that RNC members are expected to visit other cities being considered for the political convention, but not Pittsburgh. In addition to Salt Lake City, […]

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APC National Convention: I have no ongoing battle with EFCC, Buhari minister reveals

APC leader, Senator George Akume has clarified his issues with the EFCC, as claimed in the media The senator called the report false while noting that he has no battle with the anti-corruption agency Often described as the father of Benue State politics, Akume is the only governor reputed to be free from the EFCC […]

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APC is expected to head in 4 different directions after the national convention –

By Olakunle Olafioye A The leader of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, Jackson Lekan-Ojo, said the ruling party would not survive February’s national convention, just as he rocked the country’s main opposition party, the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, benefit immensely from the looming crisis staring the APC in the face ahead of its national […]

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Sickle Cell Association Holds 49th Annual National Convention Virtually

HANNOVER, Maryland—The Sickle Cell Disease Association of America will hold its 49th annual national convention virtually this year from Tuesday, October 12 through Saturday, October 16. The five-day multidisciplinary convention on sickle cell disease and sickle cell trait attracts hundreds of healthcare professionals, patients, families, community organizations, leaders and advocates. “Our group of world-class speakers […]

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Extended ARRL Team to Support February ARRL National Convention in Orlando

01/20/2022 A large ARRL team of volunteer members, program representatives and presenters will take the convention theme forward by inviting attendees to “Rediscover Radio” at Orlando HamCationhost of the 2022 ARRL National Convention from February 10-13. extended list workshops, exhibits and activities will educate and entertain radio amateurs engaged in developing knowledge and skills in […]

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APC sets February 26 for National Convention

decision Congress of All Progressives (APC) on Tuesday confirmed February 26 as the date for its national convention. Until today, the date was largely based on speculation from political actors and unconfirmed media sources. It has become official during the speech of the President of Nigeria’s Governors Forum, Fayode Kayode, at the APC National Women’s […]

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CPA Governors Gather and Insist February for National Convention

Governors elected on the platform of Nigeria’s ruling party, the APC, met on Sunday evening and decided that the party convention should be held in February. The APC has been unable to hold a convention and elect new national leaders since its former leadership, led by Adams Oshiomhole, was sacked in 2020. The party has […]

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NJ could spend $2 million on NAACP national convention in Atlantic City

TRENTON — The NAACP is holding its national conference in Atlantic City this summer, and the state could spend $2 million to make it happen. A bill allocating state funds to cover costs associated with the week-long meeting of the nation’s oldest civil rights organization was among those sent to Governor Phil Murphy on the […]

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Byron-Bergen students attend FFA national convention | Featured story

BERGEN — Five students from Byron-Bergen High School had the opportunity to travel to Indianapolis for the 94th National Future Farmers of America Association convention and exposition. Rachel Best, Maddie Pimm, Alex Schuck, Gracie Erin and Brendan Pimm joined students from more than seven FFA chapters statewide for the trip. FFA is a youth organization […]

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Milwaukee is one of four finalists to host the 2024 Republican National Convention

Milwaukee city skyline Milwaukee, who held a reduced Democratic convention in 2020, made the list of the four finalist cities considered to host the 2024 Republican National Convention. Pittsburgh, Salt Lake City and Nashville, Tennessee are the other finalists. The news was first reported on Friday by Politico. “The Republican National Committee is grateful for […]

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Salt Lake City would be a finalist to host the 2024 Republican National Convention

Downtown Salt Lake City is pictured Oct. 12, 2020. Salt Lake City would be a finalist to host the 2024 Republican National Convention. (Steve Griffin, Deseret News) Estimated reading time: 2-3 minutes SALT LAKE CITY — Utah is reportedly among the finalists to host the 2024 Republican National Convention. Politico reported Friday that Salt Lake […]

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GOP National Convention 2024: Salt Lake City finalist to host Republican event

Salt Lake City is one of four cities vying to host the 2024 Republican National Convention. Politico reported Friday that the other finalists were Milwaukee, Nashville, Tennessee and Pittsburgh. Party officials plan to visit each of the cities in the coming months before making a decision in the spring. “It’s a great opportunity. It’s a […]

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Republican National Convention: Milwaukee Named 2024 Finalist

Milwaukee Named RNC 2024 Finalist Milwaukee has been named a finalist to host the 2024 Republican National Convention, party officials confirmed to FOX6 News on Friday, January 6. MILWAUKEE – Milwaukee has been named a finalist to host the 2024 Republican National Convention, party officials confirmed to FOX6 News on Friday, January 6. The other […]

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Milwaukee is among the final four to host the 2024 Republican National Convention

MILWAUKEE (CBS 58) — Milwaukee could once again take center stage in politics in 2024. According to the Republican National Committee, the brewing city has been shortlisted to host the Republican National Convention (RNC) in 2024. The RNC announced it had narrowed the bottom four to Milwaukee, Nashville, Pittsburgh and Salt Lake City. Committee staff […]

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Nashville Places Bid to Host 2024 Republican National Convention at Governor Lee’s Request | WJHL

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – Could the 2024 Republican National Convention be held in Nashville? That’s what Republican leaders in the state are hoping for. Although a tall order, Music City executives have laid out plans to host the main nominating event. Governor Bill Lee’s office has asked the city of Nashville to submit a proposal, […]

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Hillsboro FFA attends the 94th National Convention

The 2021 Hillsboro FFA American Diploma winners are pictured (lr) Heather Burba, Joe Helterbrand, Grant Crum and Ashlie Hillyer. Photo submitted Hillsboro FFA members are pictured touring Great American Ball Park in Cincinnati. Photo submitted The Hillsboro FFA Chapter departed Hillsboro on October 27 and began its journey to Indianapolis, […]

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KCMO withdraws as potential host of 2024 Republican National Convention

KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) — Kansas City, Missouri, has pulled out as the potential host city for the 2024 Republican National Convention. A letter indicating this has been sent to the RNC Site Selection Committee. The letter was signed by Mayor Quinton Lucas and Visit KC Acting President and CEO Randall J. Landes. It looks […]

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PC recording time | Wheatland FFA represents at the national convention

INDIANAPOLIS – The Wheatland FFA Chapter was able to represent the state of Wyoming at two events at the FFA National Convention this year in Indianapolis, Indiana. “In order to compete in the National Convention, a team must win the state competition,” said Wheatland FFA adviser Brice McIntosh. “The Wheatland FFA won the Agronomy and […]

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City of Milwaukee officially submits bid to host Republican National Convention

The city of Milwaukee has officially filed its bid to host the Republican National Convention in 2024. The 200+ page app highlights the city’s access to Lake Michigan, entertainment venues, festivals, the culinary scene, the Milwaukee Bucks Championship, Fiserv Forum and more. The RNC isn’t the only political convention with its eyes on Milwaukee. The […]

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Milwaukee submits bid to host

Republican National Convention: Milwaukee bids to host in 2024 Milwaukee officially offers to host the 2024 Republican National Convention. VISIT Milwaukee confirms to FOX6 that it has submitted its offer. MILWAUKEE – Milwaukee officially offers to host the 2024 Republican National Convention. VISIT Milwaukee confirms to FOX6 that it has submitted its offer. The city […]

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West Holmes FFA Chapter Visited National Convention – Ohio Ag Net

The West Holmes FFA Chapter traveled to the National Convention in Indianapolis, Indiana from October 26 to October 30. Sixteen FFA members attended the convention. The 16 members who attended the National Convention were: Cora Crilow, Maren Drzazga, Garrett Houin, Derek Miller, Jess Miller, Pacee Miller, Alex Pringle, Alysa Pringle, Bree Pringle, Leah Reining, Andi […]

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Stone Memorial FFA Attends National Convention | Community

FFA students from Stone Memorial High School had the opportunity to attend the FFA National Convention and Expo from October 27-30. During the convention, students had the opportunity to network with other members from across the country and with industry professionals. At the show, there were more than 250 exhibitors representing agriculture, colleges, fundraising, the […]

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Alexander FFA attends national convention | Connect

Selected students from the Alexander FFA Chapter traveled to Indianapolis, Indiana for the 94th National Convention. This convention takes place every year, where thousands of chapter members gather at Lucas Oil Stadium to hear the FFA national team as well as other FFA contributors and guests. Last year, the convention was followed virtually due to […]

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National convention of the PDP-Laban Cusi faction

The Partido Demokratiko Pilipino-Lakas ng Bayan (PDP-Laban) faction supported by President Rodrigo Duterte and led by Energy Secretary Alfonso Cusi will hold its national convention on Wednesday, September 8. The convention, a mix of physical and online events, will finalize the ruling party’s presidential, vice-presidential and senatorial candidates. The Cusi faction had previously endorsed Senator […]

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Arcanum MVCTC FFA attends the national convention

From left to right: Mora Menzie, Alexis Wilcox, Brooke Anderson, Marli Morris, Riley Ignaffo, Zoe Monnin, Mackenzie Byrne, Morgan Weaver, Seth Fearon, Garrett Rose, Jacob Flayler, Melanie Kutter, Landon Haney, Ayden Hess, RJ Brothers, Katie Weiss, Kaylee Freeman, Alexis Gibbons, Luke Brinksneader, Carson Tegtmeyer, Caleb Thompson and Nick Sharritts. Photo provided Staff report ARCANUM – […]

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Hollister FFA Receives Silver and Gold at National Convention | Free News

Members of the Hollister FFA chapter have received recognition in agronomy. The Hollister FFA Agronomy Team attended the FFA National Convention in Indianapolis, Indiana in October. The team earned a silver rating, placing 11th overall. Members of the Hollister team have also done well in their individual competitions. Competing with 160 other entrants, senior Ian […]

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CPA Governors Meet with Buhari, Adopt February 2022 for National Convention

President Muhammadu Buhari in February 2022 approved the holding of the much-anticipated national convention of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), an official said after meeting with the president. This was revealed by the chairman of the National Guard Committee and Governor of Yobe State, Mala Buni, after a closed-door meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari […]

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Maine FFA delegates return to national convention

Maine FFA (formerly known as “Future Farmers of America”) sent state officers, President Nickie Deschaine and Secretary-Treasurer Ryder Brewer, to participate as delegates at the 94th National Convention and Exhibition of the FFA October 25-30, 2021 in Indianapolis. Last year’s national convention was held as a virtual event solely due to COVID-19. Maine FFA State […]

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Registration is open for the ARRL 2022 National Convention in Orlando

11/17/2021 The ARRL and the Orlando Amateur Radio Club (OARC) will host the ARRL National Convention 2022 and Orlando HamCation® February 10-13, 2022, in Orlando, Florida. The theme of the convention, “reDiscover Radio”, underlines the commitment of radio amateurs to develop their knowledge and skills in radio technology and radio communication. Convention co-organizer and ARRL […]

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Perry FFA students honored at national convention | Education

INDIANAPOLIS — Twelve members of the Perry FFA Chapter attended the 94th FFA National Convention in October. The group traveled with students from Byron, La Coruña and Durand. Members attended convention sessions, visited the career fair and toured local agricultural businesses around Indianapolis. Perry FFA had two teams competing in career development events. Nathaniel Cochrane, […]

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Tesla Attends 2021 Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers National Convention Seeking Talent

The Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers is focused on empowering Hispanics and integrating them into STEM, including through the SHPE 2021 National Convention in Orlando, Florida. Interestingly, Tesla has a stand and is actively looking for engineers see you this week national convention (November 10-14). The theme of the convention is “The Most Magical Moment” […]

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PFLAG honored at the national convention

Last month, members of PFLAG Riverview received a Chapter Award from PFLAG National at the closing ceremonies of We Are the Change: PFLAG National Convention 2021. Last month, members of PFLAG Riverview received a Chapter Award from PFLAG National at the closing ceremonies of We Are the Change: The PFLAG National Convention 2021. This award […]

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Holtville FFA Represents National Convention »Holtville Tribune

HOLTVILLE – Future Farmers of the Imperial Valley attended the 94th FFA National Convention and Exhibition in Indianapolis late last month, giving these high school students the opportunity to experience something outside of their local environment and something intended to help their future. Along with 60,000 other high school students, five officers from the Holtville […]

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The Syracuse FFA participates in the 2021 national convention

In late October, the Syracuse FFA Chapter attended the FFA Annual Convention in Indianapolis, Indiana. This year’s FFA National Convention and Exhibition aimed to educate the next generation of leaders. It took place from October 27 to 30. Syracuse FFA teacher Nicole Mowry said it was great for the students to be able to see […]

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Nearly 300 Hispanic USF Engineering Students To Attend SHPE – The Oracle National Convention

For the first time since 2006, the Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers National Convention will be held in Orlando and approximately 297 USF students will attend. SPECIAL FOR THE ORACLE The Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers (SHPE) national convention returns to Florida for the first time since 2006, and USF students will feel their presence […]

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Miami East FFA members attend national convention – Ohio Ag Net

The 94th National FFA Convention is the largest event organized by the national FFA. 26 members of the Miami East-MVCTC FFA chapter attended the convention in Indianapolis. Members included were Jadyn Bair, Sydney Brittain, Luke Brunke, Julia Couser, Keyara Davis, Katelynn Dill, Ethan Fine, Jayden Gates, Ayla Gilbert, Katelyn Hall, Fletcher Harris, Alaina Helsinger, Kyle […]

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The PRP will organize a national convention in December

Olaide Oyelude, Katsina Posted November 2, 2021 The People’s Redemption Party will hold its national convention on December 11, 2021. The party’s national organizing secretary, Alhaji Sule Kankara, made the revelation in Katsina on Tuesday during an interview with reporters. He said arrangements have been made for the convention. He added that the party informed […]

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PDP National Convention: LIVE UPDATES

After an unsuccessful attempt by the suspended National President of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Uche Secondus, to stop the party’s national convention, 3,600 delegates will converge on Abuja on October 30 and 31 to elect the new leaders of the country’s main opposition. The agreement was initially shrouded in uncertainty until the Port Harcourt […]

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The People’s Democratic Party of Nigeria will organize a national convention

The People’s Democratic Party of Nigeria (PDP) is holding its national convention today in the capital Abuja. Today’s meeting will continue despite Photo: BBC News The People’s Democratic Party of Nigeria (PDP) is holding its national convention today in the capital Abuja. Today’s meeting will go ahead despite a court order from former President Uche […]

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Utah GOP to bid for 2024 Republican National Convention

FILE – In this file photo from July 26, 2016, the scene is reflected on a glass window at the suite level at Wells Fargo Arena as Timmy Kelly sings the national anthem before the start of the second session Democratic National Convention day in Philadelphia. (AP Photo / John Locher, file) (AP Photo / […]

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“Incredibly Special” for Indiana FFA Members to Have a National Convention in Indy

https://hoosieragtoday.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/10/in-ffa-at-national-convention-wrap.mp3 More than 50,000 guests from across the country are in downtown Indianapolis for the 94e FFA Annual National Convention and Exhibition which runs until Saturday. Blue jackets are taking over the Indiana Convention Center today and many of them say “Indiana” on the back. Indiana FFA Director Samantha Miller told the HAT that it […]

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Milwaukee takes first step towards 2024 Republican National Convention

Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett joined VISIT Milwaukee officials this week as they made an initial effort to have the city host the 2024 Republican National Convention. Milwaukee was among eight cities to appear Tuesday before the Republican National Committee’s site selection panel in Washington, DC Offers are due December 1. Jeff Fleming, a spokesman for […]

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Kansas City Mayor discusses candidacy to bring Republican National Convention to town

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Kansas City was not invited to bid at the Democratic National Convention this round, but the city of Fountains is one of 20 cities invited to bid at the Republican National Convention in 2024. Milwaukee, Wisconsin , Charlotte, North Carolina, and Las Vegas, Nevada are among the others. “There is a […]

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Gifted senior mechanic from Minnesota ends FFA career at national convention

Wells, Minnesota – FFA United South Central High School sends 10 students to 94th national convention and exhibition of the FFA in Indianapolis, including a senior who is a finalist for a national award. USC FFA, advised by Dan Dylla and Doug Sahr, has over 220 active members. At the convention on October 27-30, which […]

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Senior, gifted Minnesota mechanic ends FFA career at National Convention – Reuters

Agweek reporter Noah Fish was joined on the Agweek podcast by United South Central High School FFA chapter counselors Dan Dylla and Doug Sahr. Dylla talks about the connections he’s made through FFA over the years, and Sahr shares what it’s like to teach alongside your former agriculture professor. Other topics include the upcoming national […]

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Washington FFA Alum receives US diploma at national convention | KCII Radio

A former Washington FFA will travel to the national convention in Indianapolis this weekend to receive the highest honor bestowed on a member. Sophie Bell receives the American Diploma, which shows the dedication of an FFA member to her chapter and to the state FFA association. It also demonstrates the effort she put into her […]

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Kansas City to offer to host the 2024 Republican National Convention

KANSAS CITY, Missouri – Kansas City wants the chance to host the 2024 Republican National Convention. Mayor Quinton Lucas’s office confirmed to FOX4 that the city plans to submit a bid to host the political event in which the party will select its presidential and vice-presidential candidates for the 2024 presidential election. Kansas City also […]

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PDP allows Ayu, Oyinlola, Ciroma and 24 others to participate in NWC elections (FULL LIST)

Former Senate Speaker Iyorchia Ayu, Former Osun State Governor Olagunsoye Oyinlola and Former Oyo State Deputy Governor Taofeek Arapaja have been authorized by the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) to contest the party’s National Working Committee (NWC) elections at the next national convention. A former minister of women’s affairs, Maryam Ciroma, and two former senators, Samuel […]

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76th National PICPA Convention | Global News

The Philippine Institute of Chartered Accountants (PICPA), the accredited national professional organization for accountancy in the country, will hold its 76e Annual National Convention (ANC) on the theme “TRANSFORM: Embracing the Possibilities. Realize the potentials. This event which will be held virtually from November 24-27, 2021 via a specially developed platform with microsites and other […]

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Medora FFA takes part in the first soil assessment competition and is soon heading towards the national convention

Medora FFA members participated in the Area Soil Assessment Competition on September 28 at the Southeast Purdue Agricultural Center in Butlerville. From left to right, Izzy Doyle, Brooklyn Wilkerson, Jenna Bowers, Aaralyn Hackney and Haylee Sons, and from left to right Damien Jones, Levi Emmons, Jordan Starr, Brayden Hedrick, Wyatt Combs and Isaiah Miller. Submitted […]

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Eagles fly to national convention | Agriculture

EL CENTRO – Last year there were many barriers in place for schools across the country to get involved and stay active in clubs and organizations. This was not the case for Southwest High School’s El Centro FFA. They found unique ways to engage students and help them soar. At the end of October, eight […]

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Sickle Cell Association Virtually Hosts 49th Annual National Convention |

The Sickle Cell Disease Association of America will be holding its 49th annual national convention virtually this year from Tuesday, October 12 through Saturday, October 16. The five-day multidisciplinary convention on sickle cell disease and the sickle cell trait attracts hundreds of health professionals. professionals, patients, families, community organizations, leaders and advocates. “Our range of […]

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South Johnston and Cleveland FFA Chapters qualify for National Convention

The FFA chapters of South Johnston and Cleveland High School have qualified to attend the FFA National Convention in Indianapolis, Indiana. The South Johnston FFA Food Science and Technology team recently won first place in the North Carolina FFA State Food Science and Technology Competition. They also qualified for in-person events in Indianapolis after making […]

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The national APC convention could be held in December

THE leadership of the Congress of All Progressives is considering the first week of December 2021 as a possible date for the party’s national convention, The punch has learned. Our correspondent gathered in Abuja on Friday that as soon as the rescheduled state congresses are held on October 16, a date for the zone congresses […]

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Chippewa Falls FFA Team Prepare for National Convention | New

CHIPPEWA FALLS (WQOW) – The four-person team from Chippewa Falls High School Future Farmers of America (FFA) will attend the 94th FFA National Convention and Exhibition. The team has been training two to three evenings a week since early March. “We put in countless hours of hard work and sat around tables to learn everything […]

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102nd National Convention Award Recipients

Below is a list of the awards and recipients of the 102nd American Legion National Convention in Phoenix. Distinguished Service Medal: Diane carlson evans James V. Day “Good Guy” Award: Mark Eaton (posthumously) National Color Guard Competitions: Military – Open: American Legion Post 124, Westfield, Mass. Military: Harrisburg American Legion Post 472, Houston Advance / […]

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Hosting Republican National Convention Could Fetch Around $ 200 Million In Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS (KTNV) – Las Vegas Mayor Carolyn Goodman has said Las Vegas will be the best location for the Republican National Convention in 2024. The RNC has sent letters to some mayors across the country asking their interest in being the site of the 2024 national convention, and Goodman was not shy about expressing […]

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Six Caldwell County FFA Students to Attend National Convention | WPKY 103.3 FM

Photos: Caldwell County Schools Six Caldwell County High School students with the FFA chapter will attend the FFA national convention next month after recently winning the state. Public relations coordinator Lizzie Shelton with Caldwell County Public Schools told News Edge that five of the students are members of the Meat Judging Team: Laney Jones, Whitney […]

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Las Vegas mayor welcomes possibility of Republican national convention in 2024

LAS VEGAS (KLAS) – The 2024 Republican National Convention (RNC) would be welcome in Las Vegas, Mayor Carolyn G. Goodman said on Monday. In fact, it’s the best place in the country, she says. In response to the RNC’s question asking if Las Vegas is interested in being considered, Goodman answered yes. “To me, this […]

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The PDP inaugurates 15 sub-committees of the national convention and expects 6,000 delegates

the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) The National Convention Committee inaugurated Thursday in Abuja 15 sub-committees for its National Convention scheduled for October 30 and 31. The Nigerian News Agency (NAN) reports that the subcommittees as read by Governor Diri Duoye of Bayelsa State include the National Convention Organizing Committee, chaired by Governor Ahmadu Fintiri of […]

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Leading the Way: The 21st National Acpapp Convention

THE roller coaster ride we find ourselves on during this pandemic has made us experience a variety of emotions – uncertainty, anxiety, grief, fear and loneliness, among others – but it has also taught us gratitude for what we have, the appreciation of others and the awareness that we all live on borrowed time. As […]

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PDP lists national convention and zoning committees

The People’s Democratic Party (PDP) Thursday appointed a 128-member national convention organizing committee to plan its next convention. The party also appointed a 44-member zoning committee to develop a zoning formula for its positions. The convention committee is chaired by the Governor of Adamawa State, Ahmadu Fintiri, with Governor Douye Diri of Bayelsa as deputy. […]

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The FFA chapter of PYA, members will be recognized at the national convention

The Penn Yan Academy FFA Chapter has been nationally recognized as a “3 Star Chapter” and has also been selected as a National Finalist in the “Premier Chapter-Growing Leaders” area. Their virtual cooking class, “Cooking with Lee,” was selected as one of the ten finalists for this award. The chapter will be interviewed by the […]

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FFA Member Mildred to Perform at National Convention & Expo | News

Mildred FFA Chapter member Breanna Holmes in Mildred, TX will be on stage and in the spotlight October 27-30 at the 2021 FFA National Convention and Expo in Indianapolis. Holmes, a Junior to Mildred and the niece of Bart and Sharon Latta, has been selected to be a member of the National FFA Chorus. The […]

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The torch passes to the young generation of tramps at the Britt 2021 national convention | Community

Rob Hillesland Summit-Tribune After a year without a national hobo convention in 2020 due to COVID-19, 2021 saw a return of Britt Hobo Days and a changing of the guard with a younger generation representing the hobos as king and queen. Born in 2001, 20-year-old Angelica Ward is known as Tramp Sully. After taking her […]

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From the Archives: The Republican National Convention in San Diego made headlines 25 years ago

Bob Dole officially accepted the Republican presidential nomination at the GOP convention held in San Diego on August 15, 1996, 25 years ago today. Jack Kemp, San Diego’s quarterback in the early 1960s, was Dole’s running mate. Dole ultimately lost to President Clinton. The 1996 Republican National Convention was touted by civic cheerleaders as the […]

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The 1980 Democratic National Convention at Madison Square Garden

From August 11 to August 14, 1980, the Democratic National Convention took place in New York at Madison Square Garden. This year’s Democratic primary candidates included incumbent President Jimmy Carter of Georgia, Senator Ted Kennedy of Massachusetts and Senator William Proxmire of Wisconsin. At the end of the convention, President Carter and Vice President Walter […]

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DNC 2024: Milwaukee considers another bid to host the Democratic National Convention

Mayor Tom Barrett said Milwaukee “remains interested in being a national political convention site.” But he added that the bidding process to host the 2024 Democratic National Convention would require buy-in from a number of parties. The national party sent letters to more than 20 cities inviting them to apply to host the convention. Incoming […]

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2021 National Panini Convention Silver Pack Checklist, Details

Compared to previous years, the 2021 National Panini Convention Silver Pack Checklist takes a less is more approach. While it might not be as bulky as the older promotional sets found at the annual convention, general cards are rarer. In total, the checklist contains 100 different cards. However, it is divided into four different sections, […]

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DNC urges Milwaukee to apply to host city for 2024 Democratic National Convention

MILWAUKEE – Milwaukee is considering hosting the Democratic National Convention again, after the COVID-19 pandemic forced the city to hold the convention virtually in 2020. The Democratic National Committee wrote in a letter to the city on July 30 that this was the “very first step” and that if the Milwaukee administration was interested it […]

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East Hardin Beta Students Do Well at National Convention | Education

This has been perhaps the best year for members of the East Hardin Middle School Beta Club. According to club sponsors, club members are ranking higher than ever, including a first place, this year at the Beta Club National Junior Convention. Taking place at the Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resort in Orlando, Florida, […]

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NAACP’s 112th National Convention wraps up with focus on the future

PHOTO ABOVE: Derrick Johnson, President and CEO of the NAACP, A’shanti F. Gholar, President of Emerge and Olivia Watkins, Co-Founder of the Black Farmer Fund By Amy V. Simmons The theme for the NAACP’s 112th Virtual National Convention, which ran July 6-14 – “Always Fight Forward” – embodied the true spirit of their mission as […]

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MCHS Beta Club Attends National Convention – Greene Publishing, Inc.

Susanne Griffin Donor Six members of the MCHS Beta Club have qualified to attend the National Convention in Orlando. Skylar Kemp, DeAriel Allen and Kourtney Kegler attended the Beta Leadership Summit in October 2020. Their winning virtual presentation in the Service Snapshot Competition qualified the MCHS club to compete in the national championships. In addition, […]

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National convention in Phoenix now open to the public

The American Legion will hold its 102nd national convention in Phoenix from August 27 to September 7. 2. As the convention approaches, updates continue to occur regarding COVID-19 restrictions at local and state levels. The American Legion will follow the official guidelines, precautions and rules of our host city for the convention. The following are […]

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National Convention and Truck Show Arrives in Harrisonburg, Virginia | News

KANSAS CITY, MO – The American Truck Historical Society (ATHS) is hosting its annual national convention and truck show at the Rockingham County Fairgrounds located at 4808 S. Valley Pike, Harrisonburg, Virginia, June 3-5, 2021 With nearly 1,000 trucks of all shapes and sizes on display, it is regularly the largest historic truck show in […]

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AFA National Congress 2021

We are excited to bring our in-person AFA National Convention back to the Gaylord National Resort in National Harbor, MD on September 18-19, 2021. We need YOU to join us as a voting delegate to make your voice heard on important issues. that will shape the future of our Air Force Association. A complete program […]