Capital Bureau Chief Previews Republican National Convention Cody Drabble Monday, July 18, 2016 | Sacramento, CA Listen / download audio Update RequiredTo play audio, update browser or Flash plugin. Workers place a sign as they prepare at Quicken Loans Arena for the Republican National Convention, Sunday, July 17, 2016, in Cleveland. Matt Rourke / AP The Republican National Convention in Cleveland, Ohio is where Donald Trump and his vice president pick Mike Pence will be formally nominated as nominees for the Republican Party. Capitol Bureau Chief Ben Adler is in Ohio for the entire week as a reporter for the event. On Insight, he describes what he sees so far on the first day of the four-day convention.