The City of Oklahoma City announced today Mayor Mick Cornett will speak at a general session during the upcoming Republican National Convention.
Cornett "? who serves as president of the Republican Mayors and Local Officials group "? will be the first Oklahoman to speak at the convention since former Congressman J.C. Watts spoke in 1996.
This year's event will be held Sept. 1-4 in St. Paul, Minn. with more than 2,000 delegates from 50 states and six territories or districts in attendance.
Cornett's exact day and time has not been announced. "Gazette staff