Governor Wolf’s Statement on DNC’s Selection of Philadelphia for 2016 Convention

February 12, 2015

Harrisburg, PA – Governor Tom Wolf released the following statement regarding the Democratic National Committee’s selection of Philadelphia for the 2016 convention.

“Today’s announcement is tremendous news for the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. The birthplace of our democracy will host the Democratic National Convention in 2016, which will generate hundreds of millions of dollars in economic activity in the state. We look forward to working with local leaders to ensure that Philadelphia will shine in the national spotlight.”
MEDIA CONTACT: Jeff Sheridan – 717.783.1116
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