Today RNC Chairman Reince Priebus announced Maine's Republican National Committeeman, Alex Willette, has been appointed to the Committee on Arrangements for the 2016 RNC National Convention in Cleveland.
Maine GOP Chairman Rick Bennett praised Mr. Willette's appointment: "Alex Willette is a rising star within the Republican Party. Chairman Priebus is to be commended for recognizing Alex's good judgment and outstanding leadership in appointing him to the Committee on Arrangements for one of the most important Republican national conventions in generations. The Maine GOP is blessed to have the energies of many young leaders. As our national committeeman, Alex Willette is a prime example of the young talent the Maine GOP is blessed to have in leadership positions."
National Committeeman Willette remained focused on the task of executing a world-class convention and electing a Republican to the Presidency: "After eight years of failed policies from the Obama Administration the 2016 Republican National Convention will be an excellent opportunity for us to share our vision of a more prosperous nation with the American people. I am honored that Chairman Priebus has selected me to serve on the committee that will plan the 2016 convention, and I look forward to it being a successful event that nominates the next President of the United States."
The full text of RNC Chairman Reince Priebus' announcement can be viewed here.