McConnell will speak at Cleveland convention

McConnell will speak at Cleveland convention
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Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnellAddison (Mitch) Mitchell McConnellGOP leader criticizes Republican senators for not showing up to work Reforms can stop members of Congress from using their public office for private gain Name change eludes DHS cyber wing, spurring frustration MORE (R-Ky.) told reporters Tuesday that he plans to speak at the Republican National Convention in Cleveland next week. 

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McConnell, who endorsed Donald TrumpDonald John TrumpNFL players stand in tunnel during anthem, extending protests 12 former top intel officials blast Trump's move to revoke Brennan's security clearance NYT: Omarosa believed to have as many as 200 tapes MORE soon after he clinched the Republican presidential nomination in early May, has distanced himself from the presumptive nominee in recent weeks. 

But he will attend the convention as a delegate and has a scheduled speaking role.

The leader declined to reveal Tuesday what he might talk about. 

"We'll have more to say about that later," he said.