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McConnell will speak at Cleveland convention

McConnell will speak at Cleveland convention
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Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnellAddison (Mitch) Mitchell McConnellGraham: I hope Dems 'get their ass kicked' for conduct around Kavanaugh Saudi mystery drives wedge between Trump, GOP Overnight Defense: Trump worries Saudi Arabia treated as 'guilty until proven innocent' | McConnell opens door to sanctions | Joint Chiefs chair to meet Saudi counterpart | Mattis says Trump backs him '100 percent' 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 TrumpFive takeaways from Cruz, O'Rourke's debate showdown Arpaio files libel suit against New York Times IMF's Christine Lagarde delays trip to Middle East 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.