Trump, Walker, Cruz, Carson headline 2015 NC GOP Convention


UPDATE: Bolton out at GOP convention

Ambassador John Bolton, Governor McCrory, and Senator Thom Tillis also participate in pre-election pomp.

(RALEIGH, NC) State GOP Chairman Claude Pope most recently announced that Dr. Ben Carson will be a featured speaker at the 2015 GOP Convention in Raleigh.  “We are excited to announce that Republican presidential candidate, Dr. Ben Carson, we will be one of our featured speakers, as well as Senator Ted Cruz, Governor Scott Walker, Donald Trump and Ambassador Bolton, for our 2015 State Convention,” said Pope.

Carson will speak on Sunday, June 7, at a prayer breakfast.  Walker and Trump will speak to the convention on Friday and Saturday nights, respectively.  Cruz will be a lunchtime speaker on Saturday.  McCrory, Tillis, and Bolton will participate in General Sessions on Friday and Saturday along with House Speaker Tim Moore, Judge Richard Dietz, and Lt. Governor Dan Forest.