McConnell will speak at Cleveland convention

McConnell will speak at Cleveland convention
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Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnellAddison (Mitch) Mitchell McConnellFox News has covered Ocasio-Cortez more than any 2020 Dem besides Warren: analysis Durbin after reading Green New Deal: 'What in the heck is this?' Dems think they're beating Trump in emergency declaration battle 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 TrumpJustice Department preparing for Mueller report as soon as next week: reports Smollett lawyers declare 'Empire' star innocent Pelosi asks members to support resolution against emergency declaration 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.