Newsletter: Initiative 552, local news

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GREETINGS CONSERVATIVES!   ​ State Initiative I-552 I received this email from “Just Want Privacy,” an advocacy group: “Dear San Juan County Republicans, On May 20th the Washington State Republican Party passed a resolution stating: “Be it resolved that the Washington State Republican Party calls on all Washington state voters to sign and gather signatures to certify initiative 1552 before the July 7thdeadline.” Our State needs to gather 330,000 signatures supporting this petition by July 1st to place this initiative on the November ballot.  Divide that number by 39 counties, and each county needs to get approximately 8,400 signatures….but 1,600… Click Here to Read More

Newsletter: WSRP Meetings, Affordable Housing debate

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Hello Conservatives!  We hope your June is going well! ​There is no June event due to scheduling conflicts.  Our next event is tentatively planned for the middle of July.  More details to follow.  WSRP State Committee Meetings Two weekends ago, May 19-20, the WA State Republican Party (WSRP) central committee met. Each county sends a state committeeman, a state committeewoman, and usually a chairman to meet together once a quarter. I typically send Vice-chair Lynda Gerpheide in my place. To read State Committeewoman Carter’s report on the state meetings click here (on SJCRP website). Thank you Cindy Carter, Rick Boucher,… Click Here to Read More

Newsletter: Memorial Day

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Greetings Conservatives   May 29, 2017: Memorial Day Remember the Fallen   There are many ways to serve our country and our community. Many of us cannot serve in the military, and many in the military never face a firefight in the desert. But all of us can give back to our country. We honor the fallen through our lives, not just our deaths, and renew the ideals and values of our country that make it a place worth fighting for. We wish of you and yours the best on Memorial day 2017.   Special Filing Period Filing week is… Click Here to Read More

Newsletter: Filing week!

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Greeting Conservatives!   ​This week is filing week!  It closes Friday 5/19   Candidates who have filed listed here. Looks like a couple options for Mayor (Latcher is not running again), SJI School Board Director #1, and Port of F.H. #2. All other offices have either no one or just one. Some major offices have nobody. Offices that have nobody are not listed on the “candidates who have filed” list. For a list of open Offices click here. I have appealed to the public to participate in the Guardian here and the journal. One of my favorite stories is that of Jonah. I don’t know… Click Here to Read More

Newsletter: OPALCO results, Candidate filing week, WA State College Republicans and more

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GREETINGS CONSERVATIVES! OPALCO Election Results Vince Dauciunas and Mark Madsen retained their seats. This was a non-partisan race and we did not endorse anybody. We wish Vince and Mark all the best going forward! Island Guardian, Sounder and Journal of the San Juans report.   Candidate Filing Week May 15-20th May 15-20th is filing week. You can go to http://www.sanjuanco.com/1221/Elections-Office for more info, here for open positions. It would be good to have conservatives on more of these local councils. Very few people have told me (i.e. no one) that they are filing. That doesn’t mean that there aren’t conservatives who are filing, but it… Click Here to Read More

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