Wednesday, November 11, 2015

Qualified Republican Candidates for Montgomery County

Here is the list of Republican candidates who have qualified for Montgomery County races for 2016. Qualifying closed on Friday, November 6th.

Montgomery County Commission

District 5
Andrew D. Hall
Gary D. Singleton

District 3
Rhonda M. Walker

Montgomery County School Board

Place 4
Justin M. Clarke

Place 7
Anthony J. Evans

The full list of Republican candidates for all statewide, legislative, and county races is available at the State Republican Party website, Candidates for each county will be listed as the counties report in, so keep checking if you don't see candidates for your county.

Tuesday, October 6, 2015

Attention Candidates: Qualifying is Open

Our new MCREC Headquarters is located at 445 Dexter Avenue, Suite 4050 (map).

For information or to qualify as a candidate for the 2016 Republican Primary, please call Pat Wilson at 334-221-7454. Qualifying begins at 8:30 a.m. on Monday, October 5 and ends at 5:00 p.m. on Friday, November 6, 2015. Qualifying fees are 2% of the base salary of the elected office.

Qualifying as a delegate to the Republican National Convention in Cleveland, Ohio on July 18 through July 21, 2016 begins Monday, October 6th at 8:30 a.m. and ends on Friday, November 6th at 5:00 p.m. The qualifying fee is $150 to the Alabama Republican Party.

You may download the Declaration of Candidacy from the website as follows:
  1. Use to find the website
  2. Select the"Elections" menu at the top of the first page.
  3. On the "Election" menu, select "Resource Page" and left click on it.
  4. Find "Declaration of Candidacy Form for Delegates" and right click on it.
  5. Find "open" on the dialog box that appears and left click on it.
  6. At the bottom of your screen a question will appear. "Do you want to open or save Declaration-of-Candidacy-Delegates.pdf (71.0 KB) from"
  7. Left click on "open."
  8. A one page Declaration of Candidacy form should appear on your screen.
  9. Right click on this form
  10. Find "Print" and left click on it.
  11. Select your printer and/or perform other steps you normally follow to obtain a copy of the form.
  12. Mail your check for $150 and your signed and wittnessed Declaration of Candidacy form to:
3505 Lorna Road
Birmingham, AL 35216
  1. You do not have to file Ethics statements or Financial forms to run as a Delegate to the Convention.
Each Congressional District has Delegate Places 1, 2, and 3.

The State-at-Large has Delegate Places 1 through 26.

If your candidate wins all of the delegates in Alabama and you win the place you select, you will be a delegate. If your candidate only wins part of Alabama's delegates, those persons who win the lower place numbers will be the delegates.

The Resource page on the ALGOP website has additional information for candidates.

Friday, September 11, 2015

14 Years Later: Still A Somber Day

Today, we remember those who lost their lives in the attacks on in New York, Pennsylvania and Washington, D.C. on  September 11, 2001, and at the U.S. Embassy in Benghazi, Libya on September 11, 2012.

We are grateful for the valor of first responders and military who, each day, place themselves between us and a dangerous world.

Tuesday, June 30, 2015

Support the MCMGOP's 2nd Annual Christmas In July

The Montgomery County Minority GOP is hosting its second annual Christmas in July fundraising drive, benefitting the Nellie Burge Community Center ( Nellie Burge offers hope, help, and healing to homeless women and children throughout the River Region.

To donate or to sponsor a child, visit

Join them Saturday, July 25th at Mary Ellen's Hearth from 10a.m. to 12 noon.

Monday, June 15, 2015

See You At The Meeting? (The Roundup for June 15th)

Coming Soon

River Region Republicans

Date: Tuesday, June 23rd
Time: 12:00 p.m.
LocationFarmer's Market Cafe, 315 S. McDonough St., Montgomery (map)
Details: June's guest speaker is Montgomery Mayor Todd Strange, who is running for re-election this year. Come early so you can buy your meal and get a good seat. The meeting is free and no RSVP is required.  Be sure to bring a friend!

Montgomery County Republican Executive Committee

Date: Thursday, June 25th
Time: Meet & Greet: 5:30 p.m.; Meeting: 6:30 p.m.
Location: Homewood Suites (map)
Details: Committee Members, this will be an important planning meeting.  We have a busy Fall ahead of us and an early primary in 2016, so preparations must begin now.  If you'd like to dine at Homewood Suites before the meeting, bring $10 for their evening meal (usually hot dogs, hamburgers, a green salad, sides, and a drink).  RSVP by Tuesday, June 23rd at this link.

Republican Club of Central Alabama

Date: Monday, July 6th
Time: Dinner: 5:30 p.m.; Meeting: 6:30 p.m.
Location: Islamorada Fish Company/Bass Pro Shop, Prattville (map)
Details:  For July’s meeting, we are excited to bring you constitutional attorney, author, and pastor John Eidsmoe as our speaker (read his full bio here). Col. Eidsmoe will speak to the club about the Constitution and the contentious cases currently before the U.S. Supreme Court.  We return to Elmore County at the Bass Pro Shop’s Islamorada Fish Company. Reserve your seat and pre-order your meal at