Brooklyn aims for 2016 Democratic National Convention

Written By Brandon Wall Posted: 06/06/2014, 01:22pm

The New York Times is reporting that Brooklyn will vie to host the 2016 Democratic National Convention in 2016:

In a formal bid, the de Blasio administration proposed Barclays Center, the rust-hued sports and entertainment arena in Brooklyn’s bustling downtown, as the anchor venue for the quadrennial gathering, with accommodations and other events to be spread across the city’s other four boroughs.

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