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Wednesday, January 2, 2013

1-2-13 MCRC Briefs


Jan 2, 2013

·        Arizona delegation votes on “Cliff Bill”
Yays – McCain, Kyl, Grijalva, Barber, Pastor
Nays - Flake, Quayle, Schweikert, Franks, Gosar





·        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 preservationnation.org

·        The Dedication Of Arizona State Day In Recognition Of Henry Wickenburg – Founder Of The Vulture Mine And Acknowledgement Of LD22 Sen. Judy Burges, Former LD4 Sen. Jack Harper And Wittman PC And Current LD 13 Second Vice Chairman Ernie Mccollum Is Scheduled At 2 Pm, Jan. 27 In The Wickenburg Quality Inn In Wickenburg.  The Trio Is Being Honored For Legislation Recognizing The “First Saturday Of January Of Every Year” As Arizona State Day For Henry Wickenburg – The Founder Of The Famed Vulture Mine – A Gold Mine To The South Of Wickenburg, Dinner And Historical Entertainment At The Wickenburg Quality Inn, 2 Pm, $16 Per Person.RSVP/Reservations: Paula Hartwell 928-684-9018.

·        Reservations Are Required For The Education Forum with Supt of Public Instruction John Huppenthal from 6-9 pm, Jan 8 at the Arizona Dept of Education, 1535 W. Jefferson, Rm 409, Phx. Reservations: Wes Harris  602-432-2871 (Cell)  wwharris@msn.com; or wwharris40@gmail.com

·        Expansion Of State's School-Voucher System Takes Effect   According to Clint Bolick of the Goldwater Institute: This program is the first of its kind and a model for the nation. The program was challenged in court by the Arizona School Boards Association (your tax dollars at work!), and the Goldwater Institute has been defending the program. Last year, the program was upheld by the Maricopa County Superior Court. Round Two will take place on Feb. 13 at 9:30 am in the Arizona Court of Appeals, 1501 W. Washington St., Phx. 

·        Firearms specialist Alan Korwin Is Slated To Address The Sun Lakes Republican Club on “American Exeptionalsim: The Second Amendment” at 6:30 pm, Jan. 8 in the Arizona Room of the Sun Lakes Country Club, 25601 S. Sun Lakes Blvd., Sun Lakes, AZ 85248. The public is invited.
·        Bad-Inventions   Ann Coulter
·        Volunteers Are Needed To Packet Stuff At 7 Pm, Jan. 3 during the MCRC EGC meeting.  Respond to Dan Grimm   dnjgrimm@aol.com    Cell: 480-570-8570
·        LD4 Will Not Be Meeting On Jan 10, according to Chairman Rhonda King. Meeting date and location tbs.  Contact:  Chr Rhonda King  rhondaking08@gmail.com
·        More Volunteer PCS Are Needed For Credentialing  And Proxy verification for the Jan. 5 Maricopa County Statutory meeting. Contact: Dan Grimm
dnjgrimm@aol.com    Cell: 480-570-8570
·        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   dnjgrimm@aol.com    Cell: 480-570-8570
·        Volunteers are needed for poll attendants, security, parking, set up and tear down for the Jan. 12 MCRC Mandatory meeting. Contact: Dan Grimm   dnjgrimm@aol.com    Cell: 480-570-8570.
·        The Arizona Republican Party Is Seeking Applications To All Qualified Republican Party State Committeemen for the offices of:
State Party Chairman
State Party Treasure
State Party Secretary
Congressional District  Members At Large (3 per Congressional District)
All offices are a two year term. 
Nomination forms must be submitted to John Duane Rhodes (Chairman of the Nominations committee rhodesconstruction@hotmail.com ) and copied to Teresa Martinez  tmartinez@azgop.org at AZGOP no later than 5 pm, Jan 4 to be considered. Once your applications has been received you will be issued an email of receipt.   Contacts:  Chairman Rhodes rhodesconstruction@hotmail.com , Teresa Martinez  tmartinez@azgop.org 
·       Parralee Schneider And April Riggins Are The Co-Chairs Of The AZGOP Awards Selection Committee for the January banquet. Executive Committee members can nominate an outstanding State Committeeman/Woman or District/Club for any of the following awards. Nominations should be sent to Schneider at pmstucson@aol.com or contact her at 520-749-0312. Riggins: Aprilariggins@Gmail.ComThe Deadline for submissions of your award nomination is 7 pm, Jan 11, 2013. Please remember that only State Committeemen are eligible to receive these awards; outstanding Precinct Committeeman are recognized by their respective County and Legislative Districts.
ü  Award Categories:
ü  Most Outstanding Party Worker in State
ü  Most Outstanding Party Worker in County
ü  Most Outstanding party Worker in District
ü  Most Outstanding County
ü  Most Outstanding District
ü  Most Outstanding County Chair
ü  Most Outstanding District Chair
ü  Rookie of the year
ü  Best Republican Club or Organization
·        Proposed “Interstate Compact   www.compactforamerica.org/model-legislation   or ndranias@goldwaterinstitute.org  at (602) 462-5000 x221
·        Saturday’s “Voice Of Veterans” Radio Shows Are Now Available In The Archive Section Of Www.Vovradioshow.Org: Vern Bagley, Executive Director
·        Senate-GOP-Rolls-Over-On-No-Tax  Pledge
SONORAN ALLIANCE   Updated Daily
GILBERT WATCH  Updates
·        Obama’s Tax Evaders Of The Year The president's supporters are for soaking the rich, but find ways to stay dry themselves.
·        Conservatives Must Not Seek Low Info Voters
·        The American Unity Promise
MYCHAL MASSIE   Daily Rant
VETERANS
·        This Is Quite A Story About ‘’Another Generation’’ Which Will Be Missed For All Time, and the term ‘’till death do us part’’ is not always applicable. What a gentle soul.    WWII Widow
·        Special Forces:   Obama Betrayed Our Hero's In Benghazi
·        Sign The Petition To Demand An Independent Investigation  End The Benghazi Smoke Screen, Hold Senior Officials Accountable
BENGHAZI – GATE
·        First Plane Out Of Benghazi
BORDERS/IMMIGRATIONS/ILLEGALS
·        Report Finds Deficient Regulation Of Foreign Student Program
·        M3 Report     Updated Daily    Caution: Graphic Photos  
·        AZ Border Defenders     Updated Daily
·        need2no.us   Border News Watch: links to sites on matters of law enforcement for illegal human and drug traffic.
FIRST AMENDMENT/FREE SPEECH

Bloomberg Calls Republican ‘Stupid’ Over Desire For Teacher To Have Gun


·        Must See  Gun Control Kills -- Innocents Betrayed
NATIONAL DEFENSE AUTHORIZATION ACT  (NDAA)
CONGRESSIONAL
·        The Uselessness Of A Republican House      By Dick Morris
·        The-Cult-Of-Paul-Ryan
·        Nuclear-Option-Will-Destroy-The-Senate  Rand Paul
ECONOMY/TAXES/WELFARE
·        Obama Vows More Tax Increases      By Keith Koffler
WHITE HOUSE/OBAMA
·        Obama Vows More Tax Increases   By Keith Koffler
·        Obama Resumes Love Affair With Chris Christie   By Keith Koffler
INTERNATIONAL
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