GOP Convention brings delegates to Clearwater Beach | Business
Clearwater Beach, Florida -- Delegates from nine states and two territories will stay at Clearwater Beach hotels during the Republican National Convention this summer.
Hotels and delegate assignments were announced Monday by the Committee on Arrangements.
Organizers reserved 16,000 rooms at about 100 regional hotels. Official degelates will stay at 36 hotels.
The beach assignments are:
American Samoa - Hilton Clearwater Beach
Illinois - Sheraton Sand Key Resort
Kentucky - Wyndham Garden Clearwater Beach
New York - Hilton Clearwater Beach
Oregon - Sheraton Sand Key Resort
Puerto Rico - Hilton Clearwater Beach
Rhode Island - Hilton Clearwater Beach
South Dakota - Shephard's Beach Resort
Virginia - Clearwater Beach Marriott Suites on Sand Key
Washington - Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites Clearwater Beach
The 2012 national convention will be held Aug. 27 - 30 in Tampa.