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Here's Every Important Person Who Decided To Pass On The RNC

We got senators, governors, representatives, celebrities and Ted Nugent!

Most politicians see their party’s national convention as a chance to showcase themselves to the world. Ronald Reagan used it in 1964 to catapult himself into the presidential conversation, as did Barack Obama later on. This year, due to Donald Trump, nobody would be caught dead within the state of Ohio for fear of career suicide.

And for good reason! After Day 1, the RNC already had #NeverTrump on the convention floor and a plagiarism scandal from one of its keynote speakers, Melania Trump.

How many important people decided not to show up? Watch this vid and find out!

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