SOURCE: U.S. Conference of Mayors

U.S. Conference of Mayors

July 18, 2016 09:08 ET

U.S. Conference of Mayors President Oklahoma City Mayor Mick Cornett to Address Republican National Convention in Cleveland

Monday, July 18, 2016 at 2:57 pm EDT

WASHINGTON, DC--(Marketwired - July 18, 2016) - The President of the U.S. Conference of Mayors (USCM) Oklahoma City Mayor Mick Cornett will speak at the Republican National Convention in Cleveland on Monday, July 18, 2016 at 2:57 pm EDT, highlighting the work of Republican mayors across the country.

In addition to addressing the delegates, Mayor Cornett will be attending a variety of events to discuss USCM's Compact for a Better America: A Call to Action, which calls on the Presidential candidates to recognize the critical role cities play in shaping America's future and to focus on policy issues that are important to people living in cities and their metropolitan areas.

While in Cleveland, Mayor Cornett will join prominent artists and top elected officials for the national non-partisan policy forum ARTS SPEAK on Wednesday, July 20, 2016 at 4 pm at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. The forum will focus on the transformative power of the arts to impact 21st century learning and the economy, as well as healing and wellness, especially for wounded military veterans and their families. ARTS SPEAK is presented in partnership by Americans for the Arts, the Arts Action Fund, The United States Conference of Mayors, and The National Association of Music Merchants (NAMM).

Note: Media interested in interviewing Mayor Cornett during the Convention should contact Sara Durr at or 202/215.1811.

Oklahoma City Mayor and USCM President Mick Cornett

Address at Republican National Convention

Monday, July 18, 2016 at 2:57 pm

Quicken Loans Center (1 Center St, Cleveland, OH 44115)

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