Tuesday, January 15, 2013

1-14-13 MCRC Briefs

Jan 14, 2013

·        ATTN: AZ GOP County Chairman – Please send a list of your newly elected county officers to Briefs at

·        A.J. LaFaro is the newly elected Maricopa County Republican Committee Chairman. Other newly elected officers include First Vice Chairman April Riggins, Second Vice Chairman Jose Borrajero, Secretary Jeni White and Treasurer David Ludwig (re-elected).  The LaFaro “Grassroots Team” beat out Lisa Gray’s team across the board. Total team tallies were LaFaro Team 6,058 (54.96%) to Gray’s Team of 4,964 (45.04%), according to the ballots counted by the County Recorder’s office.  Individually LaFaro received 1,179 votes (53.35%) over Gray’s individual count of 1,030 (46.61%).

·        Oops. Briefs referred to Congressman Matt Salmon as “senator” last night.  Salmon is a US Representative. Newcomers might be interesting in knowing that Salmon was also the AZ GOP State Chairman about a decade ago.

·        Mike Zullo, The Lead Investigator On The Obama Documents for Sheriff Joe will be speaking to the joint meeting of the Surprise and Sun City West Tea Parties at 6:30 pm, Jan. 15 in the Sun City West Foundation Building, 14465 W. Robert H. Johnson Blvd, Sun City West. The Bricker Amendment and the Connally Reservation will also be topics of discussion.

·        A 2nd Amendment Rally Is Scheduled At Noon, Feb. 16 At The Arizona State Capital to demonstrate that the Citizens of Arizona have reached the limits of tolerance for federal interference. Contact information: Rally Coordinator  602-471-5912  See full press release:

·        LD16 meetings will now be held the 3rd Thursday of the month, starting Feb 21, at Legacy Arts Academy, 3015 S. Power Road, Mesa, according to Chairman Jerry Clingman.  He can be reached at Cell 480-861-4958, Home 480-986-5236 or

·        Dr. Renee C. Behinfar, President Of The Paradise Republican Women, has requested that Feb. 16 meeting attendees dress in red in recognition of the American Heart Association’s “America Goes Red Challenge”.

·        Chief Justice Rebecca White Berch Will Speak To The AZ Republican Lawyers Association at 11 am, Jan. 24 in the Snell & Wilmer offices, 400 E. Van Buren St., Phx.  $20 per members, $35 for non-members. RSVP:

·        LD4 Chairman Rhonda King Has Announced The Feb 21 meeting will be held at 6:30 at Mimi’s Café in Avondale. Contact: Chr Rhonda King 623-640-3742 cell, 623-321-1682 fax or

·        LD 15 Will Not Meet In January because of the County and State Meetings, according to Chairman Dave Henderson. Contact:  Chr Dave Henderson

·        LD20 Will Not Meet For Its Regularly Scheduled Jan. 26 meeting due to the county/state statutory meeting.

·        LD-29 Monthly Meetings Will Be The Second Tuesday of every month in Denny's Restaurant at 51st Avenue and Indian School Rd. 6:30 pm social/meal. 7 pm mtg.  Contact Chairman Charlie Ellis; 480-678-0938.

·        The Wickenburg Republican Club will not be meeting in January due to the county/state conventions. Meetings will resume in February.

·        The Fountain Hills Republican Club will elect new officers at 9 am at the Jan. 19 mtg. The nominees are President – Tait Elkie, 2nd Vice-Pres Leona Johnston, 3rd VP – Charlene Dill, Treasurer – Edith Stock, and Secretary – Nancy Ordowski.  The Honorable Enrique Melendez, consulte of the Republic of El Salvador, who lives in Fountain Hills, will address to group.

·        Gov-Brewer-Embraces-Obamacare    Laurie Roberts
·        My To-Do List For The Arizona Legislature   Laurie Roberts
·        Team Crazytown Prevails At County GOP  Laurie Roberts
·        How The Internet Works In Future, We’ll Think Differently When The Net Is Slow.
·        Jan 25 - AZGOP CHAIRMAN’S AWARD DINNER. 6 pm. Check in. 6:30 pm dinner. – Mountain Preserve Reception Center, 1431 E Dunlap Avenue, Phx. $50 per person. $90 per couple. Online tickets:  or mail a check to AZ  GOP, 3501 N. 24th Street, Phoenix AZ  85016  Attn:  Lori Contact: 602-957-7770.  Nearby Hotel: Best Western Inn Suites, 1615 E. Northern Ave., Phx. $84 per night/AZGOP Rate code AR10113, space limited, book early to confirm. 602-997-6285
·        Jan 26 - The AZGOP STATUTORY MEETING. Registration opens at 7:30  am. Mtg at 9 am. Church of the Nations, 6225 N. Central Ave., Phx. Food and beverages will be available for breakfast and lunch.  Call letters will be sent out to State Committeemen 10 days prior to the meeting. Contact:  Lori Urban  602-957-7770 AZGOP HQ / 480-221-9633 cell.
·        AZGOP Chairman Candidates Web Sites:
Ø  Doug Little
Ø  Robert Graham
·        LD17 has partnered with LDs 18, 12, 26 And 27 To Host An AZGOP Chairman’s Debate between Candidates Robert Graham and Doug Little following the regular LD17 Jan 22 meeting scheduled at 7 pm, at Tri City Baptist Church,  2211 W Germann, Chandler. Contact: Chairman Tyler Bowyer
·        The Coconino County Republican Committee is hosting AZGOP chairman candidate Robert Graham at 9:30 am, Jan. 19 At McCoy Motors In Flagstaff. The meeting is open to Coconino County GOP precinct committeemen. Contact:  Coconino County GOP Chairman Joy Iris Staveley Joy@Canyoneers.Com
·        Poll on AZGOP Chairman candidates
·        Contrary to rumors, Candidate Doug Little Has NOT Dropped Out Of The AZGOP Chairman’s Race –Contacts: Doug Little  480-686-5387
·        Also contrary to rumor, Doug Little did NOT turn over the LD23 gavel to his first Vice Chairman Joe Romack when he announced his candidacy for the AZGOP Chairmanship.
·        Contact your Arizona legislators  

·        Voice Of Veterans” Radio Shows Www.Vovradioshow.Org
·        King Of The Road
·        Exclusive Interview With Pro-Life Icon Father Frank Pavone (Part I)
·        An Obama Supporter Discovers Barry’s Hidden Payroll Tax Increase
·        Must See  Gun Control Kills -- Innocents Betrayed
·        It’s A War Zone! More Murders In Chicago In 2012 Than Allied Losses In Afghanistan   By: Jim Hoft
·       When Only Tyrants Have Guns 
·        Battle-Of-Athens
·        In An Effort To Alert The Public To The Dangers Of The Agenda 21, Dr. Lyle Rapacki and Heather Gass, who have been briefing legislators on the topic for some time, will be touring Arizona the week of Feb 11-16 making presentations to political and civic groups. Presentations are currently scheduled for:
o   Feb 11- Sun City West/Surprise area Republican groups and Tea Parties. 6 pm. SCW Foundation – Quail Rm, 14465 RH Johnson Blvd., Sun City West.  Coordinator Sen. Judy Burges.
o   Feb 12 –Private meetings with elected officials (daytime).  Evening open for scheduling.
o   Feb.13 – Sierra Vista area Republican groups and Tea Parties. Time/location tba. Coordinator :Joanne Daley
o   Feb 14 – Payson Tea Party with area Tea Parties/Republican groups.  6-8 pm, Coordinator: Shirley Dye  928-468-1131.
o   Feb 15 – Show Low area Republican groups and Tea Parties. Mid-day. Time/location tba. Coordinator: Karen MacKean 520-444-6880.
o   Feb 15 – Graham County Patriots mtg in Safford -6:30 pm. Location tba. Coordinator:  Don Carter  602-818-1081.
o   Feb 16 – Show Low Tea Party. 1 pm in Show Low with venue tba. Coordinator Karen MacKean 520-444-6880.
·        Sheriffs Stand Tall For The Constitution    Reddingpatriots
·        The Feb 2 Sun City West Republican Club will feature Dr. Lyle Rapacki, a Protective Intelligence and Assessment Specialist and Consultant in Behavioral Analysis and Threat Assessment as well as a Private-Sector Intelligence Analyst, who will address the negative effects of the United Nations “Agenda 21” in the Quail Room of the SCW Foundation building, 13365 RH Johnson Blvd, Sun City West. 8 am coffee/donuts. 8:20 am mtg. $2 donation to cover room costs. Club contact: 602-421-8877.
·        M3 Report Updated Daily    Caution: Graphic Photos  
·        AZ Border Defenders     Updated Daily
·   Border News Watch: links to sites on matters of law enforcement for illegal human and drug traffic.
     Frosty Taylor, Editor
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