epa05431073 The Utah delegation chair calls for a roll call vote during the first day of the 2016 Republican National Convention at Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland, Ohio, USA, 18 July 2016. The four-day convention is expected to end with Donald Trump formally accepting the nomination of the Republican Party as their presidential candidate in the 2016 election. EPA/DAVID MAXWELL

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The Utah delegation chair called for a roll call vote during the first day of the 2016 Republican National Convention last month in Cleveland.

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