HARRISBURG — Republican Party of Pennsylvania Chairman Rob Gleason has been named as Chairman of the Committee of the Call by the Republican National Committee.
Pennsylvania Republican National Committeeman Bob Asher and National Committeewoman Christine Toretti were also named to the Committee, which was tasked with issuing the official call for the upcoming Cleveland Convention next July. The full text of the Call of the Convention is available here.
“I want to thank Chairman Priebus for selecting me for such an important role in our Party,” Gleason said. “Every four years, the Republican National Convention serves as the kickoff for the general election season. I’m honored to have been picked to lead the Committee on the Call this year.”
In a press release, Republican National Committee Chairman Reince Priebus said, “I would like to thank Rob Gleason for his hard work as the Chair of the Committee on the Call, as well as the other Committee members in assisting in issuing the final Call of the Convention.”
“Pennsylvania Republicans will play a major role in choosing the next President of the United States,” Asher said. “I’m proud to help represent the Keystone State on this important committee.”
“It’s an honor to be selected for the Republican National Convention’s Committee on the Call,” Toretti said. “The Republican Party in Pennsylvania is strong, and we’re excited to be recognized on a national level.”