Republican National Committee

top institution of the U.S. Republican Party

The Republican National Committee (RNC)[3] is a political committee that is a major part of the Republican Party based in the United States. It is responsible for developing and promoting the party's political platform.[4] The committee also helps assist in fundraising and election strategy. It is also responsible for organizing and running the Republican National Convention.

Republican National Committee
FormationJune 1856; 168 years ago
Key people
AffiliationsRepublican Party

Michael Whatley is the current chairman of the Republican National Committee, in office since March 2024.[5]



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