Republican National Convention

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Eagles keyboardist and guitarist Joe Walsh says he's canceling his Cleveland concert this summer, which  he thought would be a nonpartisan event for veterans' families,  because it's a launch for the Republican National Convention.

Columbus-based Huntington Bank is buying the naming rights to the Cleveland Convention Center ahead of the Republican National Convention this summer for 8 million dollars.

Associated Press

Ohio’s Governor John Kasich will take the stage at the Republican National Convention tonight to talk about a recovering economy. The governor famous for speaking off the cuff insists even the tightly structured Mitt Romney organization will be giving him some latitude. Reporting for Ohio Public Radio, WKSU’s M.L. Schultze has more from Tampa. 

The rundown for tonight's Republican National Convention in Tampa puts Ohio's Governor in the prime-time spotlight. Ohio Public Radio's Karen Kasler has a preview.