News and Updates

February 28, 2024 News

USSS announces security footprint for Milwaukee

The Republican National Convention (RNC) will bring the world to Milwaukee this coming July. Now, the U.S. Secret Service reveals the rough security footprint, showing in what areas you might find restrictions.
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February 28, 2024
February 28, 2024 News

Republican National Convention recruiting 6,000 volunteers for 2024 Convention week!

About 6,000 volunteers will be needed to pull off the Republican National Convention in downtown Milwaukee this summer, according to the MKE 2024 Host Committee's chief operating officer.
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February 28, 2024
February 07, 2024 News

Intern for the 2024 Republican National Convention - a once in a lifetime opportunity to have a front row seat to witness history

With Republican National Convention just months away, organizers begin search for interns
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February 07, 2024
January 15, 2024 News

Public safety is a must. We thank the members of law enforcement who are working tirelessly as they prioritize public safety and security for guests and residents in Milwaukee.

Mounted patrol units across the state train together ahead of the RNC.
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January 15, 2024
December 12, 2023 News

Republicans promise delegates will stay in Wisconsin for GOP convention

Convention organizers say all the state delegations will stay at hotels within Wisconsin’s borders — and they’re nudging them to fly in and out of the Milwaukee airport — when Republicans meet next year to nominate their presidential candidate.
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December 12, 2023
December 06, 2023 News

Republican National Convention hits major milestone with Fall Media Walkthrough

2024 Republican National Convention starts taking shape inside Fiserv Forum with over 400 media organizations attending the Fall Media Walkthrough.
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December 06, 2023
November 30, 2023 News

Hundreds of media organizations to visit Milwaukee to prep for RNC

Over 400 representatives of local, national and international news media are expected to visit Milwaukee this week for their first look at Republican National Convention venues downtown.
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November 30, 2023
November 30, 2023 News

Republican National Convention leaders preview first fall media walkthrough

More than 400 local, regional, national, and international media partners are expected to walk through the doors of Fiserv Forum on Thursday for the RNC’s first fall media walkthrough.
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November 30, 2023
November 14, 2023 News

1,500 businesses ready to do business when RNC rolls into Milwaukee in 2024

At the Westown Association annual meeting, Westown businesses gathered to learn more about what to expect ahead of the 2024 Convention during a panel. GOP Convention CEO Elise Dickens was among the panelists.
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November 14, 2023
November 02, 2023 News

‘It’s just a huge opportunity for the Republican Party to take Milwaukee to the world’: 2024 RNC organizers give behind-the-scenes update

The COA is ahead of schedule and working around the clock to put all the pieces together for next summer's Convention. Chairwoman Anne Hathaway gives a breakdown of what's happening behind-the-scenes.
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November 02, 2023