(Las Vegas, NV) — Las Vegas is a step closer to hosting the 2016 Republican National Convention.
Party chairman Reince Prebius announced the eight finalist cities this morning on Twitter.
Joining Las Vegas on the list are Cleveland, Cincinnati, Columbus, Denver, Dallas, Kansas City and Phoenix
A team headed by Lieutenant Governor Brian Krolicki has led the effort to get Sin City in the mix.
A final decision could be announced as early as June.