For Immediate Release
Thursday, April 21, 2011
Iowa GOP Lincoln Dinner to be held at Polk County Convention Center
Donald J. Trump to Keynote the Event
DES MOINES- Iowa GOP Chairman Matt Strawn today announced the venue for the Lincoln Dinner: An Evening with Donald Trump will be the Polk County Convention Center in downtown Des Moines on Friday, June 10. Doors will open at 5:30pm with the program starting at 7pm. Strawn announced last month that Mr. Trump will keynote the Iowa GOPâ€™s Spring fundraiser as part of his first visit to Iowa this caucus season.
â€œSince first announcing Mr. Trump as our keynote speaker, weâ€™ve received a very high level of demand from all corners of the state,â€ Strawn said. â€œWeâ€™re excited to bring Mr. Trump to this convenient location in central Iowa as we continue to provide a platform for interesting, high profile speakers in an effort to deliver value to our thousands of supporters river to river.â€
Mr. Trumpâ€™s appearance is the latest in a long line of political leaders the Iowa GOP has hosted during his chairmanship.
During Strawnâ€™s Chairmanship national leaders including Governor Haley Barbour, Governor Tim Pawlenty, Congressman Mike Pence, Governor Mitt Romney, Speaker Newt Gingrich, Congressman Ron Paul, Senator Rick Santorum, Governor Sarah Palin and Senator Rand Paul have each headlined an Iowa GOP event.
Media requesting credentials should email Casey Mills atÂ [email protected].
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