Political Convention Milestones

Timeline created by USCJim
  • Denver's Pepsi Center Selected

    Denver's Pepsi Center Selected
    DNC Venue selected
  • Excel Energy Center St. Paul MN

    Excel Energy Center St. Paul MN
    Venue selected for the RNC
  • USNORTHCOM published PLANORD

    USNORTHCOM published PLANORD
  • CO: Request for Dual Status Command

    CO: Request for Dual Status Command
    Request remains with The Chairman's Joint Staff (J34 JDOMS). Planned presentation date is 17 July 2008.
  • USSS Committee Formation

    USSS Committee Formation
    Planning committees formed
  • Congress Passes $100M for security

    Congress Passes $100M for security
    H.R 2642 passed house and senate. Funds administered by DOJ official in St. Paul and Denver.
  • MNARNG identifies RNC staff funding problem.

    MNARNG identifies RNC staff funding problem.
    TSRT funding for 1 officer and 3 NCO's
  • CJCS PLANORD Published

    CJCS PLANORD Published
  • Gen. Renuart endorses dual command status for NG.

    Gen. Renuart endorses dual command status for NG.
    Names BG Hudson- DNC (This nomination was later changed to BG Hudson on 18 June 08)
    Names BG Kelly-RNC
  • MN BG Kelly nominated for JTF-RNC command

    MN BG Kelly nominated for JTF-RNC command
    Endorsed by Gen Renuart.
  • MN: BFT Operational Need Statement

    MN: BFT Operational Need Statement
    Urgent need request memo to NGB-J3 for Blue Force Tracker.
  • Denver Mayor Hickenlooper requests NG Support

    Denver Mayor Hickenlooper requests NG Support
    Memo requests national guard support. Says DOJ fund administrator : "...is not permitted to grant funds..."
  • TAG, MG Shellito requests Title 32 502(f)

    TAG, MG Shellito requests Title 32 502(f)
    Estimates 1500 service members for RNC
  • Secret Service Requests

    Secret Service Requests
    5 USSS requests gatherd.
  • CO Gov Ritter Requests Title 32 from ASD McHale

    CO Gov Ritter Requests Title 32 from ASD McHale
    Memo
  • CO: BFT Operational Need Statement

    CO: BFT Operational Need Statement
    Memo sent to J3 for urgent need. Blue Force Tracker
  • Draft EXORD staffed through NGB

    Draft EXORD staffed through NGB
    comments sent back to J34 JDOMS
  • Request for Operational T32 in LTG Blum's office

    Request for Operational T32 in LTG Blum's office
    Memo must go THRU CJCS and be signed by SECDEF.
  • CO Brig. Gen. William Hudson named JTF-DNC CDR

    CO Brig. Gen. William  Hudson named JTF-DNC CDR
    Replaced BG Mills as the nominee.
  • T32 Action Moved

    T32 Action Moved
    Moved from Chairman's Joint Staff to SJS. ASD for HD ASA endorsed.
  • Proposed EXORD to SEC Gates

    Proposed EXORD to SEC Gates
    The Chairmen's Joint Staff J34 JDOMS will present the draft EXORD to SEC Gates for approval
  • Republican National Convention

    Republican National Convention
    Denver, CO
  • Republican National Convention

    Republican National Convention
    St. Paul, MN