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Cleveland was chosen as the site for the 2016 Republican National Convention, on July 8, 2014. (credit: Jeff Swensen/Getty Images)

Big Disappointment For Big D After Losing 2016 Republican Convention

Dallas pulled out all the stops to woo Republicans and win their 2016 political convention. But on Tuesday, all of the dazzle fizzled into reality: Big D lost the convention to Cleveland.

CBS 11–07/08/2014

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Dallas Still Swinging In 2-City Fight For 2016 RNC

Dallas was a late entry to host the 2016 GOP Presidential Nominating Convention. But Wednesday the Republican National Committee whittled down its list of finalists to Dallas and Cleveland.

CBS 11–06/25/2014

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Dallas Throws Grand Old Party To Win GOP Convention In 2016

With the hope of hosting the Republican National Convention in 2016, Big D threw a Grand Old Party for the GOP. As a band played outside the American Airlines Center, cheerleaders and volunteers welcomed the 13 members of the RNC.

CBS 11–06/12/2014

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Dallas Pulls Out All The Stops For RNC Site Selection Committee

There was a big Texas welcome for the 2016 Republican National Convention site selection committee. The group received a ‘rowdy’ greeting at Dallas Fort Worth International Airport Wednesday.

CBSDFW.COM–06/11/2014

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Details On The Dallas Bid For The GOP 2016 Convention

Dallas has been named as one of only four cities still in the running to host the next Republican National Convention. During the second week of June members of the RNC site selection committee will visit North Texas.

CBSDFW.COM–05/22/2014

Dallas RNC bid

Dallas Still In Running To Host RNC 2016 Convention

The list has been narrowed down to four cities in contention to host the 2016 RNC Convention, and Dallas is still on it.

05/22/2014

Dallas RNC bid

Dallas Selected As Finalist To Host 2016 Republican National Convention

Dallas is still in the hunt to host the Republican National Committee’s Convention in July 2016.

04/02/2014

Dallas RNC delegation

Delegates Sell Dallas As Next RNC Convention Home

After a lot of promotion and hard work a North Texas delegation is crossing their fingers now and hoping Dallas is chosen as the home for the 2016 Republican National Convention.

CBSDFW.COM–03/21/2014

Former U.S. House Majority Leader Tom Delay leaves the Travis County Jail after being sentence to three years in prison with probation and posting $20,000 bail bond on January 10, 2011 in Austin, Texas. The one-time prominent Republican Delay was convicted of channeling $190,000 in corporate donations in 2002 through the Republican National Committee to Republican candidates for the Texas state legislature. Texas law prohibits corporations from giving directly to political campaigns.   (Photo by Ben Sklar/Getty Images)

High Texas Criminal Court Will Hear Tom DeLay Case

The overturned conviction of former U.S. House Majority Leader Tom DeLay will be reviewed by the highest criminal court in Texas.

03/19/2014

Conservative Leaders Speak At Chicago CPAC Meeting

Jindal: GOP Should Change ‘Just About Everything’

Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal is calling on the Republican Party to “recalibrate the compass of conservatism” as the GOP rebounds from painful Election Day losses.

01/24/2013

Former U.S. House Majority Leader Tom Delay speaks during a book signing party. (credit: Getty Images/Dave Einsel)

Prosecutors: DeLay Illegally Directed Funds To GOP

Tom DeLay took part in a scheme to illegally channel corporate money into Texas legislative races in order to strengthen his power and influence, prosecutors said Monday.

CBSDFW.COM–11/01/2010

Former U.S. House Majority Leader Tom Delay speaks during a book signing party. (credit: Getty Images/Dave Einsel)

Opening Statements Begin In DeLay’s Austin Trial

Opening statements began Monday in the trial of former U.S. House Majority Leader Tom DeLay, who is accused of helping to illegally finance Texas legislative races in 2002.

CBSDFW.COM–11/01/2010