Monday, December 8, 2014

See You Tuesday! - The Roundup for 12.8.2014

This Week

Montgomery County Republican Christmas Party
>> Sponsored by your local Republican clubs <<
Date: Tuesday, December 9th
Time: 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Location: Sinclair's East, 7847 Vaughn Road, Montgomery (click for map)
Details: Celebrate the Christmas season with us at Sinclair's East. Unlike past Christmas parties, this is not a ticketed event. Simply make your reservation at the website (click here) by December 8 and join us!



Montgomery County School Board
Date: Tuesday, December 9th
Time: 5:00 p.m.
Location: Central Office Auditorium, 307 S. Decatur St. (map)
Details: Public meeting. Everyone is encouraged to attend.






Coming Up

Montgomery County Commission
Date: Monday, December 15th
Time: Information Session: 8 a.m.; Formal Session: 9:30 a.m.
Location: Montgomery Courthouse, Annex III, 101 S. Lawrence St. (click for map)
Information Session: Commissioners' Conference Room; Formal Session: Commissioners' Court
Details: Public meeting. The agenda for this meeting has not yet been published, but will be available on the County Commission Agenda page.



Montgomery City Council
Date: Tuesday, December 16th
Time: Work Session: 3:30 p.m.; Council Meeting: 5 p.m.
Where: City Hall, 103 N. Perry St. (click for map)
Work Session: Room 142; Meeting: Council Auditorium
Details: Public meeting. Let your voice be heard!





Republican Club of Central Alabama
Date: Monday, January 5th
Time: 6:30 - 8:00 p.m.
Location: Faulkner University Cafeteria (map)
Details: Join us for the first meeting of the new year. Come share a meal, meet fellow Republicans, and hear Alabama's incoming Secretary of State John Merrill. Meeting is free. Dinner is $7.50 and is optional, but we encourage attendees to thank Faulkner by purchasing a meal.

Monday, November 24, 2014

Are We on Your Social Calendar? The Roundup for Nov. 24, 2014


This Week

Happy Thanksgiving!
We have many reasons to be thankful this year, as in every year. The Montgomery County Republican Executive Committee wishes you and your family a safe, restful, and joyous Thanksgiving.

Coming Up

Montgomery County Commission
Date: Monday, December 1
Time: Information Session: 8 a.m.; Formal Session: 9:30 a.m.
Location: Montgomery Courthouse, Annex III, 101 S. Lawrence St. (click for map)
Information Session: Commissioners' Conference Room; Formal Session: Commissioners' Court
Details: Public meetings. Come see what the commission does.

Montgomery City Council
Date: Tuesday, December 2
Time: Work Session: 3:30 p.m.; Council Meeting: 5 p.m.
Where: City Hall, 103 N. Perry St. (click for map)
Work Session: Room 142; Council Meeting: Council Auditorium
Details: Public meetings. Let your voice be heard!

Montgomery County Republican Christmas Party
>> Sponsored by your local Republican clubs <<
Date: Tuesday, December 9th
Time: 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Location: Sinclair's East, 7847 Vaughn Road, Montgomery (click for map)
Details: Join us to celebrate the Christmas season downstairs at Sinclair's East. Unlike past Christmas parties, this is not a ticketed event. Simply make your reservation (click here) by December 8 and join us!

Monday, November 10, 2014

Thank a Veteran: Republican Roundup for 11.10.2014

This Week

Monday, November 10:

Republican Club of Central Alabama
What: Meeting
When: 6:30 p.m.
Where: Faulkner University Cafeteria
Details: Mark your calendar now for RCCA's November meeting as we honor our veterans. Guest speaker is Gene Kamena. The meeting is free, but we encourage you to support Faulkner University (our meeting space is free) by purchasing dinner for only $7.50. For more information, contact RCCA Chairman Don Fisher here.

Tuesday, November 11:

Veterans Day
Freedom isn't free. Thank a veteran today.






Thursday, November 13:

ALGOP Congressional District 2
What: Election Meeting
When: 6 p.m.
Where: American Legion Building, 212 E. Walnut Street, Troy
Details: This is a Second Congressional District meeting and if you're interested in being on the ballot (or just want to know what's going on), make plans to attend. We will be electing a chairman, vice chairman and secretary. Sue Neuwien has indicated she is interested in running for chairman; and Cleve Poole for vice chairman. Thank you to Pike County Chairman Ginny Hamm for making these arrangements. There is a buffet for $12 and reservations need to be made no later than Monday, November 10. Click here to make your reservations. For more information, contact MCREC Chairman Pat Wilson here.


Coming Soon

Monday, November 17:

Montgomery County Commission
What: Meeting(s)
When: Information Session begins at 8 a.m.; Formal Session begins at 9:30 a.m.
Where: County Administration Building, Courthouse Annex III, Montgomery County Commission, 101 S. Lawrence St. The Information Session is in the Commissioners' Conference Room; the Formal Session is in the Commissioners' Court.
Details: Governor Bentley will soon appoint a commissioner to replace the spot vacated by Reed Ingram (he was elected to the Alabama House of Representatives). Come see what the commission does at these public meetings.

Tuesday, November 18:

Montgomery City Council
What: Meeting(s)
When: Special Hearing is at 3 p.m.; Work Session is at 3:30 p.m.; Council Meeting is at 5 p.m.
Where: Council Chamber, 103 N. Perry Street
Details: This is another public meeting which means you're invited. Click here for an agenda the Friday prior to the meeting. There is a public hearing at 3 p.m. for the proposed no smoking ordinance. Let your voice to heard at this public meeting.

Montgomery Public School Board
What: Combined Meeting
When: 5 p.m.
Where: Central Office Auditorium, 307 S. Decatur St.
Details: This is a public meeting of our county school board. Click here to download the agenda closer to the meeting.

Monday, November 3, 2014

Voted? -- Republican Roundup for 11/3/2014


This Week


Ballot Amendment Information
Confused with the amendments on the ballot? You're not alone. Click here to read the amendments in plain language so you can make your own decision.


Monday, November 3:

Montgomery County Commission
What: Meeting(s)
When: Information Meeting is at 8 a.m.; Formal Session follows at 9:30 a.m.
WhereCounty Administration Building, Courthouse Annex III, 101 S. Lawrence St.; Information Meeting is held in the Commissioners' Conference Room; Formal Session is in the Commissioners' Court
County Administration Building, Courthouse Annex III, 101 S. Lawrence St.
Details: Both of the meetings are open to the public and you are welcome to attend.

Get Out The Vote Rally
When: NOON
Where: Steps of the Capitol
Details: Come out to the rally as Governor Bentley leads the way for great voter turnout on Tuesday. He is making stops throughout the state and will lead the rally here at noon.

Alabama Public Service Commission
What: Meeting
When: 10 a.m.
Where: RSA Union, 100 N. Union St.
Details: Designated in 1915 by the Alabama Legislature, the Alabama Public Service Commission has a mission to ensure a balance between regulated companies and consumers in order to provide consumers safe, adequate and reliable services at equitable and economical rates. It's composed of three members (president and two associate commissioners). Come see for yourself what they do and how they do it at this public meeting.


Tuesday, November 4:

General Election
Here are five things you can do to fight voter apathy
  • Take someone with you to the polls
  •  For elderly or disabled relatives or friends, assist them with an absentee ballot
  • Send a text or email to everyone on your contact list and remind them to vote
  • Change your Facebook or Twitter profile status to "Vote Republican on November 4"
  • Donate two hours of your time between now and the election. To volunteer contact MCREC Chairman Pat Wilson here to volunteer at the headquarters on November 4.

Montgomery City Council
What: Meeting(s)
When: Council Work Session is 3:30 p.m. - 5 p.m.; Council Meeting is 5 p.m.
Where: Council Chambers, 103 N. Perry St.
Details: After you vote, come and see elected officials at work in these public meetings. You'll have an opportunity to vote on City Council members (and the mayor) in 2015.

Election Night Celebrations
Montgomery County Republican Party: Join candidates as we eat, drink and watch the returns. Thank you to Candidate Loretta Grant for opening her office for the celebration. We'll gather at 12 E. Jefferson Street. Click here for a map. See below election night celebrations at other locations:


Help candidates win with name recognition. Stop by the Montgomery County Republican Headquarters and pick up campaign signs to place at polling places.


Coming Soon

Monday, November 10:

Republican Club of Central Alabama
What: Meeting
When: 6:30 p.m.
Where: Faulkner University Cafeteria
Details: Mark your calendar now for RCCA's November meeting as we honor our veterans. Guest speaker is Gene Kamena. The meeting is free, but we encourage you to support Faulkner University (our meeting space is free) by purchasing dinner for only $7.50. For more information, contact RCCA Chairman Don Fisher here.

Thursday, November 13:

ALGOP Congressional District 2
What: Meeting
When: 6 p.m.
Where: American Legion Building, 212 E. Walnut Street, Troy
Details: This is a Second Congressional District meeting and if you're interested in being on the ballot (or just want to know what's going on), make plans to attend. There is a buffet for $12 and reservations need to be made no later than Monday, November 10. Click here to make your reservations. For more information, contact MCREC Chairman Pat Wilson here.

Monday, October 27, 2014

Will Alvin Show? Republican Roundup for Week of 10.25


This Week

Ballot Amendment Information
Confused with the amendments on the ballot? You're not alone. Click here to read the amendments in plain language so you can make your own decision.

Tuesday, October 28:

River Region Republicans
What: Meeting
When: Noon
Where: Farmer's Market
Details: Angie Stalnaker, former political consultant and a close political advisor to Gov. Robert Bentley, brings her fiery brand of grassroots campaigning to share with you. She is currently managing several campaigns for the November election and offers many insider tips and techniques.

Thursday, October 30:

Rally the Vote

Montgomery County Republican Executive Committee
Breakfast With Your Legislators

When: Doors open at 7 a.m.; Breakfast buffet begins at 7:30 a.m.
Where: RSA Activity Center
Details: Advance tickets are $25 for a fabulous breakfast. Meet your legislators and get fired up for the November 4 General Election.To date, the following candidates have made a commitment to be there: Tijuanna Adetunji, Alabama House of Representatives District 78; Senator Dick Brewbaker, Alabama Senate District 25; Clyde Chambliss, Jr., Alabama Senate District 30; Loretta Grant, Alabama House of Representatives District 69; David Grimes, Alabama House of Representatives District 77; Rep. Mike Holmes, Alabama House of Representatives District 31; and Reed Ingram, Alabama House of Representatives District 75. For more information, contact MCREC Chairman Pat Wilson here or Fran Whitaker, here. You may purchase your tickets with Paypal here. Sponsorships are available.

Montgomery County Republican Headquarters Open
2 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
2801-V Vaughn Plaza Road
Click here for directions.

Debate between Tijuanna Adetunji and Rep. Alvin Holmes
When: 6:30 p.m.
Where: Auburn Montgomery's Ida Belle Library Tower
Details: The event you've been waiting for is here! A debate between Candidate Tijuanna Adetunji and Incumbent Rep. Alvin Holmes. Will Alvin show up? Come and find out! For more information, contact Chris Searcy at 334-301-9117.

Saturday, November 1:

Campaign to Elect Tijuanna Adetunji
Alabama House of Representatives District 78

Help Tijuanna get elected and get Alvin Holmes out of office. Join the campaign and walk the district beginning at 10 a.m. For more information, email here.

Poll Watcher Training
Montgomery County Republican Executive Committee
If you are interested in being a poll watcher for the November 4 General Election, please contact MCREC Chairman Pat Wilson here or call her at 334-221-7454. Dates for poll watcher training will be determined soon. Training consists of one short, yet informative, session. Help us keep our voting secure by volunteering to be a poll watcher!

Name recognition means winning elections. Help voters remember who our Republican candidates are by putting a sign in your yard or business. Stop by your Montgomery County Republican Headquarters on Thursday afternoons and pick up yours!


Coming Soon

Tuesday, November 4:

General Election
Here are 5 things you can do to fight voter apathy
  1. Take someone with you to the polls
  2. For elderly or disabled relatives or friends, assist them with an absentee ballot
  3. Send a text or email to everyone on your contact list and remind them to vote
  4. Change your Facebook or Twitter profile status to "Vote Republican on November 4"
  5. Donate two hours of your time between now and the election to volunteer (Contact MCREC Chairman Pat Wilson here to volunteer at the headquarters on November 4).
Election Night Celebrations
Join the celebration Election Night!
Montgomery County Republican Party: Join candidates as we eat, drink and watch the returns. Thank you to Candidate Loretta Grant for opening her office for the celebration. We'll gather at 12 E. Jefferson Street. Click here for a map.
Governor Robert BentleyRenaissance 201 Tallapoosa Street
Lt. Governor Kay Ivey: Baumhower's of Montgomery, 201 South Union Street
Commissioner John McMillan: Alabama Forestry Commission, 513 Madison Avenue

Monday, November 10:

Republican Club of Central Alabama
What: Meeting
When: 6:30 p.m.
Where: Faulkner University Cafeteria
Details: Mark your calendar now for RCCA's November meeting as we honor our veterans. Guest speaker is Gene Kamena. The meeting is free, but we encourage you to support Faulkner University (our meeting space is free) by purchasing dinner for only $7.50. For more information, contact RCCA Chairman Don Fisher here.

Thursday, November 13:

ALGOP Congressional District 2
What: Meeting
When: 6 p.m.
Where: American Legion Building, 212 E. Walnut Street, Troy
Details: This is a Second Congressional District meeting and if you're interested in being on the ballot (or just want to know what's going on), make plans to attend. There is a buffet for $12 and reservations need to be made no later than Monday, November 10. For more information, contact MCREC Chairman Pat Wilson here.

Have an event to share on the web? Submit events at MontgomeryGOP.net | Submit an Event. To include your event in the Republican Roundup, email Jean Bradley at voterepublicanpr@gmail.com. Deadline for submissions is Friday.