McConnell will speak at Cleveland convention

McConnell will speak at Cleveland convention
© Greg Nash

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnellAddison (Mitch) Mitchell McConnellThe Hill's 12:30 Report: Trump orders more troops to Mideast amid Iran tensions What if 2020 election is disputed? Immigration bills move forward amid political upheaval MORE (R-Ky.) told reporters Tuesday that he plans to speak at the Republican National Convention in Cleveland next week. 

McConnell, who endorsed Donald TrumpDonald John TrumpA better VA, with mental health services, is essential for America's veterans Pelosi, Nadler tangle on impeachment, contempt vote Trump arrives in Japan to kick off 4-day state visit 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.