Thursday, January 2, 2014

1-1-14 MCRC Briefs

Maricopa County Republican Briefs

Maricopa County Republican Chairman: AJ LaFaro

Briefs Editor   Frosty Taylor

Web Master   John Strasser

Jan 1, 2014


·       The Maricopa County Republican EGC Will NOT Meet On Jan 2 in lieu of the Jan 4 ‘Packet Stuffing Party’ scheduled at AZGOP Headquarters for the Jan. 11 Mandatory MCRC meeting.  Contact: Chairman A J LaFaro>

·       A MCRC C&T Training Session Is Scheduled At 9:30 Am, Jan. 4 at AZGOP Headquarters,  24th Street/Mitchell, Phx.  Participants are asked to arrive by 9 am.  Anyone working LD credentials or proxy verification at the Jan. 11 MCRC mandatory meeting should attend the training session. Bring your laptop to get the proper software and database for the Jan. 11 meeting.  Refreshments, coffee, juice, water, donuts.


·       MCRC Needs 30 To 40 Volunteers To Stuff Packets At Noon, Jan 4 at the AZGOP Headquarters, 24th Street/Mitchell, Phx. Lunch will be provided. Stuffing starts at 1 pm. Activities include labeling packets, stuffing flyers/ballots, organizing packets by LDs for the Jan 11 meeting.. Contact: Dan Grimm   Cell: 480-570-8570


·       The Bill Bridwell Family Is Grateful For All The Prayers For Marilyn The Past Week. Sadly, the life sustaining machines will be turned off tomorrow morning.  Services will be held at 10 am, Jan 8 at the United Methodist Church in Casa Grande where the couple was married 29 years ago. A reception will follow at The Property where their wedding reception was also held. Our thoughts,  prayers and support are with the family during this difficult time.


·       Tempe City Council Candidate Matthew Papke and his campaign volunteers will be walking precincts Jan 4.  Volunteers will meet at 1:30 pm at Dunkin Donuts on the North East corner of Warner and McClintock. Please wear business casual or higher attire.  Papke is an Arizona native, Corona del Sol High School graduate,  a former Marine, and community/political activist.  become a volunteer


·       GOP Activitist Wes Harris Sends The Word That Rumors Of His Demise Are Greatly Exaggerated. He has been busy with a family business in Centennial, CO and plans to resume his Arizona political activities in about a month. Contact:


·       The Conservative Coalition Will Meet At 10 Am, Jan 3 at the home of Jim O’Connor, 8001 E. Del Joya Drive, Scottsdale (west of the 101, south of Shea Blvd)  to discuss legislative races and the January AZGOP elections.  Contact: 602-538-9387 cell  Contact: Lori Urban    480-221-9633


·       The Arizona Republican Party Is Hosting A Reception For US Sen Rand Paul starting at 4:30 pm Jan. 10 at the Scottsdale Plaza Resort, 7200 N. Scottsdale Road, Scottsdale. The 4:30 pm VIP/photo reception is $250 per person or $500 per couple. The 5 pm general reception is $50 per person or $100 per couple. Business attire. RSVP to: Michelle Hyde at (602) 633-2777 or Corinne Lovas at (623) 218-6616,


·       The Maricopa County Republican West Office, 99th Ave/Bell Road, is  closed through Jan 3. 


·       The Pima GOP Headquarters is closed until Jan 2, 2014.


·       Reports Are Surfacing That Quite A Few Candidates will be announcing their candidacy for office with the new year.


·       ATTN  Candidates: If you want your events posted in Briefs, please send the event, time, date, location and contact information to .  

·       Applications Are Being Accepted Until Jan 6, 2014 for the National Federation of Rep. Women ‘Dorothy Andrews Kabis Internship’ Opportunity in Washington, DC. Applicants must submit required documents to their State Federation president and each State submits applications to the NFRW. Send to Attn:  AzFRW President Mary Williams, PO BOX 2445, Prescott AZ 86302-2445.  Contact: Contact:   Pat Lutes

·       Volunteers Are Needed to help staff the Jan 11 Maricopa County Republican Mandatory meeting.

1.     Proxy Check: 12 – 18 people with laptop computers (Windows based).  Contact:  George Teegarden (

2.     Tally:  20 people to work at polling machines. (check credential tag and mark tag), Contact:  Tom Husband (

3.     Set-up /Tear-down:  30 – 40 people (half for Friday night before the event, half for Saturday afternoon after the event) Contact:  Joe Hobbs (

4.     Parking / Security: 15 – 20 people to arrive early, wear reflective vests, put up traffic cones, carry flashlights to direct traffic into facility and parking area.  Also, to stand outside various doors to direct attendees to proper entrance.  Contact:  Curt Miller ( Parking Volunteers preferably not PC’s, so that they do not miss registration.)

5.     INFO Booth:  10 people to work table outdoors to provide directions to those attending and arriving from the parking lot (7-9 am)  Contact:  Loraine Pellegrino,

6.     Packet Stuffing:  50 – 75 at AZ GOP HQ at 1pm  Sat, Jan 3, 2014, to stuff ballots, memorials, agenda, flyers into packets for the following Saturday’s meeting!


·       PCs: Mark Your Calendar:

o   Jan 11, 2014 - Maricopa County Republican Mandatory Mtg. at Church of the Nations, 6225 N Central Ave, Phoenix.

o   Jan 25, 2014 -  AZGOP 2014 Mandatory Meeting at Grace Community Church, 1200 E Southern Ave  Tempe.

o   March 8, 2014 – Maricopa County Republican Committee Lincoln Luncheon, El-Zaribah Shrine Tempe, 552 N. 40th St., Phx.


·       LD4 Chairman Rhonda King has announced that the LD is no longer meeting the second Monday of the month.  LD4 will meet at 6:30, Jan 21 with the Estrella Republican Club at the Starpointe at Estrella Mountain Ranch. Contact: Chr Rhonda King  623-640-3742  Cell


·       The Maricopa County Republican “Precinct Committeeman Day” is scheduled for Feb 12 at the state capitol. Details tba.



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