What does RNC stand for?

Republican National Committee

RNC is an acronym for the Republican National Committee, which leads the U.S. Republican party. The committee shapes the political platform for Republicans, plans election strategies, and runs the Republican National Convention.

The RNC was formed in 1856 and is based in Washington D.C. The acronym is typically seen on 24 hour news channels, like Fox and CNN, and in political news stories. It's counterpart is the DNC, which is the Democratic National Committee.


"I can't believe the RNC invited him to speak at the convention, what a disgrace!"
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Last Updated: November 3, 2017

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