Saturday, January 5, 2013

1-4-13 MCRC Briefs

Jan 4, 2013

·        Training For Credentialing And Proxy Verification For The Upcoming MCRC Statutory meeting is scheduled at 10 am, Jan. 5 at AZ GOP Headquarters, 3501 N. 24th St., Phx. Please bring your laptops so the appropriate software can be loaded for you. Contact: Dan Grimm    Cell: 480-570-8570

·        Arizona Will Recognize “Vulture Mine Day” On Jan 5 to commemorate the mine that Henry Wickenburg founded and turned into Arizona’s largest gold-producing mine to date. The AZ legislator passed HCR2007 in 2012 to recognize Vulture Mine Day as an un-paid holiday. The Vulture Mine Preservation and Restoration Association runs the site as a hiking museum.  To tour the mine take US60 (Grand Ave) through Wickenburg to Vulture Mine Road, turn left and go about 25 miles. (Between milepost 15 and 14 on Vulture Mine Road, 36610 N 355th Ave.
Wickenburg)   (623) 341-5977

·        At 8 am, Jan. 5 the Sun City West Republican Club will meet in the Quail Room of the SCW Fundation Building, 14465 RH Johnson Blvd., SCW. $2 donation to cover room expense. Speaker: A.J. LaFaro, candidate for Maricopa Republican Committee Chairman and his “Conservative Grassroots Team.”  Contact First Vice Chair Jan Martinson

·        At 4 pm, Jan 5, Julie And Dwayne Farnsworth Are Hosting A “Meet & Greet” For Team LaFaro, candidates for Maricopa County Republican Committee officers at 525 E. Palo Verde St., Gilbert.  Guests are asked to use the sidewalk to the left to enter the backyard and the Rec Room. Contact: Mickie Niland, Chairman LD12 Republicans, 480-726-0543,

·        CORRECTION:  AZGOP Chairman Candidate Robert Graham will hold a ‘Pizza & Politics’ gathering from 6-8 pm, Jan. 11 at the Arizona Project office, 3275 E. Shea Blvd, (NOT 2275, As Posted Last Night)  2-B, Phoenix, hosted by Arizona Project and Conservative Business League. Contact 602-677-1496. 

·        Volunteers Are Needed For Ballot Counting For The Maricopa County meeting at 5 pm, Jan. 9 at GOP State Headquarters, 3501 N. 24th St., Phx. RSVP requests:  Contacts: Diane Ortiz-Parsons or Carolyn Leff at

·        LD 23 Chairman Doug Little Has Announced His Candidacy for the AZGOP Chairmanship. Elections will be held Jan. 26 at the AZGOP Statutory meeting. Contact:     480-686-5387

·        Timothy Lee Has Announced His Candidacy For AZGOP Treasurer. Elections will be held at the Jan 26 Statutory meeting. Contact:

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