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The Republican National Committee chose Cleveland over Dallas on Tuesday morning to host its 2016 national convention. RNC chairman Reince Priebus made the announcement on Fox News shortly before 11 a.m.

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And then there were two.

Dallas and Cleveland have been named the two remaining finalists to host the 2016 Republican National Convention.

Frank Librio / Dallas Convention and Visitors Bureau

The site selection committee left town Friday, and Dallas feels good about its odds for being chosen to host the 2016 Republican National Convention. 

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Republicans choosing the 2016 site for their national convention found out Thursday why Dallas is called “Big D."

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Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings says Big D presented a competitive proposal Friday that should make the city a finalist for hosting the 2016 Republican National Convention.

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North Texas delegates are reporting both triumphs and disappointments from the Republican National Convention in Tampa.