Saturday, November 22, 2014

11-21-14 MCRC Briefs

MCRC Briefs

Briefs Editor   Frosty Taylor

Web Master   John Strasser


November 21, 2014


·       A Reader Suggests “impeach the dictator and open Alcatraz for him.”


·       Newly Elected House Speaker David Gowan is the guest for the Senator Russell Pearce Radio Talk Show from 6-7 pm, Sat., Nov 22 at 960 The Patriot /KKNT. They will discuss current issues facing the state and nation – including the Constitution and politics. Live Show Call-ins: 602-508-0960.  Www.960thepatriot.Com; Pearce is the immediate past First Vice Chair of the AZGOP. Contact Pearce At 480-703-6700.


·       The Rumor Mill Is Busy, busy, busy as to who is planning to run against AZGOP Chairman Robert Graham. The latest name to surface through the whisper mill is that of National Republican Committeewoman Sharon Geise.  And there has been shuttlebutt for at least a week or 10 days that Lori Urban, the former GOP fundraiser/ events director and current powerhouse for the Arizona Federation of Republican Women is mulling the opportunity to give Graham a run for his money.  With over 20 years of experience behind her, Urban has the connections, talent, knowledge and capabilities to do the job. Outgoing MCRC Chairman A J LaFaro’s name keeps coming up as a potential AZGOP candidate, as well.  Things are going to get interesting in the next few weeks.


·       Congressman Paul Gosar will make an appearance at the Legion Hall in Wickenburg at 4 pm., Nov 24… before he makes a 7 pm presentation to the Wickenburg Republican Club in the Life Line Ambulance Building, 1155 N Tegner.


·       Today, the Republican National Committee (RNC) released a new web video entitled “#Unconstitutional,” highlighting clips of Constitutional law professor President Obama’s executive overreach to change our immigration laws. “President Obama’s politically motivated executive order is unprecedented,” said Chairman Priebus. “If he believed that his actions were urgent and that he had the Constitutional authority all along, why didn’t he think so for the last six years of his presidency?” View video  here   Download here.


·       Secretary of State elect Michele Reagan will address the Arizona Project at 6:30 pm., Mon., Nov 24 at 3375 E Shea Blvd, Phx., according to Chr Ron Ludders 602-677-1496.


·       The Arizona Project Annual Christmas Party will be start at 6:30 pm, Mon., Dec 15 at 3375 E Shea Blvd #2, Phoenix, AZ 85028. Contact Chr Ron Ludders at 602-677-1496.


·       Newly Elected LD12 Officers .. 

Chairman: Mickie Niland
1st Vice Chair: Jake Hoffman
2nd Vice Chair: Pat O’Malley
3rd Vice Chair: Greg Hansen
4th Vice Chair: Peter Mains
Corresponding Secretary: John Brakeman
Recording Secretary: Rebecca Jarman
Treasurer: April Pinger

The 69 state committeemen list is not available at posting time.


·       LD23 Officers – elected November 20 Organizational meeting:

o   Chairman: Jim O'Connor

o   First Vice-Chair: Nancy Ordowski

o   Second Vice-Chair: Dr. Richard Rutkowski

o   Secretary: Judy Lawrence

o   Treasurer: Val Giramberk

      112 State Committeemen

1.     Wright, C T

2.     Gray, James

3.     Paton, Angela

4.     Paton, Jonathan

5.     Ryan, Mary

6.     Little, Douglas

7.     Cooper, Arthur

8.     Hagan, Laurence

9.     Ryan, Dan

10.  Brown, Linda

11.  Cooper, Aspen

12.  Urban, Lori

13.  Kavanagh, John

14.  Lawrence, Jay

15.  Oliver, William

16.  Anderson, Jerry

17.  Lawrence, Judy

18.  Shane, Laddie

19.  Pizzato, Gene

20.  Oliver, Janet

21.  Urban, David

22.  Sonnenklar, Adam

23.  Cahill, Yvonne

24.  Klein, Carole

25.  Riggins, April

26.  Cannarsa, Vince

27.  John, Karen

28.  Stetson, Patty

29.  Naeckel, Arno T

30.  Gross, Effie

31.  Bensinger, Kenneth

32.  Bovinettte, William

33.  Morales, Terra Lynn

34.  McGill, Archibald

35.  McGill, Jeanne

36.  Moore, David

37.  O'Connor, Jim

38.  Lettieri, Robert

39.  Riggins, Jon

40.  Rutkowski, Richard

41.  Wilson, Christine

42.  Huffman, Terri

43.  James, Elizabeth

44.  Sinyard, James Thomas

45.  Bellenir, Lina

46.  Ordowski, Nancy

47.  Smith, Alice Murray

48.  Thompson, Marjorie

49.  Alcorn, Liz

50.  Breyer, Lynne

51.  Howarth, William

52.  Junker, Joseph

53.  Moore, Deborah

54.  O'Connor, Merrill

55.  Rutkowski, Judy

56.  Lewis, Mark

57.  James, Dean

58.  Phillips, Guy

59.  Breyer, Richard

60.  Meli, Joe

61.  Phillips, Corazon

62.  Longazel, Linda

63.  Meli, Judith

64.  Zohar, Yaakov

65.  Monoscalso, Edward

66.  Amari, Amy

67.  Coletto, Gayla

68.  Flora, Joycelynn

69.  Monoscalso, Madelyn

70.  Cisar, Alan

71.  Munn, Evelyn

72.  Singer, Mark

73.  Henry, Hugh

74.  Benham, Bruce Baron

75.  Bongiorno, Kim

76.  Giramberk, Val

77.  Conklin, Ellie

78.  Dill, Charlene

79.  Schmit, Laurence

80.  Buggeln, Janet

81.  Hagan, Joanna

82.  Mettille, Diana

83.  Mettille, Charlie

84.  Berry, Linda

85.  Decker, Maxine

86.  Deppe, Bob

87.  Overby, Vickie

88.  Shoemaker, Elizabeth

89.  Cirivello, Nicole

90.  Henry, Helen

91.  Matha, Dennis

92.  Overby, Troy

93.  Smith, Ron

94.  Berry, Wilbur

95.  Cisar, Nancy

96.  Stratton, Barbara

97.  Theut, Brian

98.  Bleile, Constance

99.  Stratton, Harlan

100.         Rand, Laurence

101.         Schneider, Kathryn

102.         Kokalis, George

103.         Miller, Kathryn

104.         Recsetar, Ernie

105.         Hildebrant, Ardith

106.         Schoeneman, Vern

107.         Linker, Bruce

108.         Schott, Ronald

109.         Pelletier, Cheryl

110.         Schoeneman, Ellen

111.         Linker, Paula

112.         Garrett, Karen


·       Congressman Trent Franks, Chairman of the Constitution Subcommittee in the House of Representatives, spoke to BBC this morning about the President’s decision to bypass Congress and take executive action on immigration. According to Franks, “One of my greatest concerns here is that this President has demonstrated, not just tonight, but on many other occasions that he holds himself unconstrained by the constitution he swore to preserve and protect. And if other presidents take that tack then the constitution will essentially be vitiated and I suppose, we, as Americans will owe England an apology for that little unpleasantness back in Revolutionary War.”  Franks added that Obama has gone beyond the Constitution “on a regular basis, on a mass scale, when it was very easy for him to have simply allowed the new Congress to come into power. We've already passed in the Republican House Judiciary Committee, upon which I sit, five bills related to immigration. And there is no question in my mind that there would be a Republican immigration bill.” Asked about fears that Republicans, by insisting on upholding the law, would lose Latino votes, Franks said, “Well, you know, in this last election, we got over 40%, which is a higher percentage than they've gotten in a long time. It's kind of a false narrative; a lot of people who came to this country, my wife speaks a good part of Spanish, she's from the Philippines, I'm married to an immigrant, she came here legally,” adding that immigrants, “who came here legally and who have relatives that are trying to come here legally resent the notion that we would simply allow those who come here illegally to get in front of them. And to have first place in being able to take their place in American society. I would like very much to do what's necessary to fix our immigration system. It does have significant problems. But the reality is, if we are unable to control our borders then we simply, as Ronald Reagan mentioned, we cease to be a country at all. The bigger issue here is that this issue was playing out in Congress, there would have been legislation, and now I believe this President, sincerely, I believe that he has set back a real solution to this problem to this problem and divided Americans at each end, and this only demagogues the issue, which I'm afraid, genuinely, was his original intent.”


·       Today, Arizona Attorney General-Elect Mark Brnovich joined Republican AGs from across the country and issued the following joint statement: Along with many of our fellow Americans, Republican Attorneys General listened carefully to President Obama’s remarks about his intended, unilateral actions regarding immigration. We agree with the President, “people who live in this country should play by the rules.” The American people also believe the President should play by the rules and respect the rule of law. The President cannot ignore the American people, the states or an entire branch of government. Our country’s unique strength derives from its history of immigration. The values of immigrants are the values of our Republican Party, those of freedom, optimism, self-reliance, family and respect for the rule of law. We want our immigration laws to be enforced and our borders to be secure. We also want our country to be welcoming to those who want to join us on this American journey in the manner established by our laws.  As our states’ lead attorneys, however, we are committed to the rule of law and ensuring that we remain a nation of laws, enacted as prescribed by our Constitution. Each president takes an oath to “faithfully execute the Office of President of the United States, and … to the best of [his] Ability, preserve, protect and defend the Constitution of the United States.” We expect President Obama to fulfill this oath. As attorneys general we will uphold our constitutional oath to take whatever actions may be appropriate to uphold the rule of law.


·       AzCDL Has Scheduled Gun Shows in NW Arizona.

o   Kingman November 22-23

o   Bullhead City Dec 6-7.

Volunteer for the Bullhead City show should contact Mark Spencer (520) 234-   7204. Volunteer workers for the Kingman show should contact Dave Richardson at


·       The Waste Management Phoenix Open offers volunteer opportunity for the MCRC's members to do community service and help earn scholarship funds for local college women    --- work a shift and get a free passes to the Open.  Lynn Weaver recommends the project to MCRC members, noting that her sorority alum group has been involved in for years and has gotten a lot of scholarship money for local college women in need of financial assistance. Contact: Weaver at  602-953-1590 home/ office 602-738-4523 cell/ text or register at or


·       To All MCRC Precinct Committeemen Interested In Running For A MCRC Executive Office: Chairman, 1st Vice Chairman, 2nd Vice Chairman, Secretary or Treasurer. In accordance with the 2014 MCRC Continuing Bylaws, you must send a "Letter of Intent" by 5 pm, Dec 6, via e-mail to Chairman LaFaro at Even if you're possibly running as a member of a slate, you must e-mail your "Letter of Intent" separately. - - A. J. LaFaro,   Chairman, Maricopa County Republican Committee (MCRC)


·       ATTN LD Chairman:  As you elect new officers and state committeemen, please forward the list of new officers/state committeemen to MCRC Communications Chairman Frosty Taylor at or  so we can update communications records.





November 22

·       LD11 Will Hold Its Statutory Meeting Sat, Nov. 22. Details See:


·       The AZ East Valley Pro-Life Alliance’s ‘Fall for Life’ Wine-tasting & Silent Auction Fundraiser is scheduled between 7-9 pm, Sat., Nov 22 at the Red Mountain Ranch Country Club, 6425 E. Teton, Mesa. Special guests Rev Thomas J Olmsted, Sheriff Joe and Ava Arpaio, featuring Debbie Georgianni as Mistress of Ceremonies.  $50 donations pp. Cocktail attire. To Donate silent auction Items call 480-201-7198.   Register   or call 480-216-7217.


·       The Arizona Game and Fish Department is hosting a Wildlife Education Resource Fair in conjunction with its annual Adobe Mountain Wildlife Center Open House from 10 am – 3 pm, Nov 22 and 23.


November 23

November  24

·       The Tucson Republican Women’s Club Lunch and election of officers is scheduled at 11:30 am, Mon., Nov 24 and the Viscount Suite Hotel, 4855 E. Broadway, Tucson. 11 am social. RSVP::


·       The Yavapai Young Republicans meet at 6:30 pm, Nov 25 at theWillow Creek Inn, 2516 Willow Creek Road, Prescott. Order from menu. Contact:  Matthew Perry at (928) 830-6115 or


·       The Pima County Republican Club Luncheon will be held at 11:30 am, Tues., Nov 25 at the Sabbar Shrine Temple, 450 S. Tucson Blvd – Lunch $11. Chairman of Rio Nuevo Board Chairman Fletcher McCusker is the speaker.

November 26

·       Pima GOP Headquarters will close at 1 pm, Wed., Nov 26 and re-open Mon, Dec 1.


November 27 – Thanksgiving

·       The Colorado River Tea Party-Yuma will not meet on Thurs., Nov 27 (Thanksgiving).





·        Legal Immigrant & AZ State Rep Slams Obama: ‘This Is A Slap in the Face to Immigrants’  Steve Montenegro on FOX news

·        Arpaio-sues-Obama-over-immigration-executive-order

·        Reminder: Deadline is Mon, Nov 24 to let the Air Force know you support Davis-Monthan's pilot training.  details E-mail to:

·        Robert Robb: Rural-Counties-Rescue-Douglas, Prop122

·        Mafia Hit Man Confesses To Killing President Kennedy

·        Congress-Can't-Sue-Obama-Over-Immigration-Action-But-Governors-Might

·        Dannys-Car-Wash-Sentence

·        Ski-Sunrise-Opens Nov 22 ; Snowbowl Opens Nov 28

·        Arizona-Top-Technology-Executives-Quit-Same-Day

·        Arizona-First-State-To-Sue-GM-Over-Car-Dangers

·        Arizona-Employers-Added-28,000-Jobs-In-October

·        More Bighorn Sheep Moved To Tucson-Area Mountains

·        Arizonans Sue Over Border Patrol Checkpoints

·        Gasoline Prices In Arizona At $2.78 Per Gallon

·        Gilbert Supt Releases Plan For Redacting Abortion Text; Asks Board To Reconsider

·        Coconino County To Begin Enforcing Cellphone Ban

·        Deputies Seize $40k Worth Of Marijuana In Mohave County

·        Judge Issues Stern Warning To Arpaio's Office

·        NFL Star Donates 200 Turkeys To Phoenix Community

·         Congressman-Schweikert Considers-John-McCain-Primary-Challenge

·        Hickman Installed As CSA President

·        Residents Get Temporary Reprieve From Airplane Noise; Flight Path Issue Remains

·        Obama Spurns GOP With Expansive Immigration Orders

·         Demolition Begins On Elevation Chandler

·         Will-The-Presidents-Immigration-Plan-Hurt-Or-Help-AZ-Economy

·        Obama's Immigration Speech



·        Obama’s Raw Contempt For Constitution’s Separation Of Powers

·        Obama Set To Ignore America’s Repudiation Of His Policies

·        $3 Billion Donor Obama Imitates Fashion Of Mass Murderer

·        It’s Not “Immigration” That’s The Problem


·        Senator David Schweikert Taking On McCain?




·        Obama: US Taxpayers Must Pay For Illegals’ Children

·        CBP Announces Global Entry Enrollment Event To Be Held In Grand Forks, North Dakota

·        No, Reagan Did Not Offer An Amnesty By Lawless Executive Order

·        Remember 1986

·        AZ Border Defenders     Updated Daily

·        Need2No    Border News Watch  


·        New Gun Laws Force Museum To Remove Historic WW2 Guns


·        Holder Issues New Police Guidance Ahead Of Ferguson Decision


·         Mansions! For The Military

·        Post Cracks Down On Skimpy Clothes, Facial Hair

·        Army Names Inactivating Combat Aviation Brigade

·        479 Selected For Promotion To Chief Master Sgt.

·        Air Force Begins Notifying Rif'd Officers

·        Paralyzed Marsoc Marine To Receive Bronze Star With 'V'

·        Dempsey Goes Big


·        Obama Releases More Gitmo Terrorists


·        Darren Wilson To Resign From Ferguson Police Department, Reports Say

·        Ferguson-Area School District Cancels Classes
Next Week


·        Milwaukee-Chief-Goes-Reporters


·        Yazidi-Families-Reclaim-Girls-Seized-By-Islamic-State-For-A-Price


·        Ferguson police arrest more protesters


·        House-GOP-Sues-The-President-Over-Obamacare

·        Congress-Can't-Sue-Obama-Over-Immigration-Action-But-Governors-Might

·        House To Move On Border Security


·        Study: Air Dryers More Unsanitary Than Paper Towels


·        House GOP Sues Obama Over Health Care Law


·        Mom From China ~ Common Core In U.S. Same As Communist Core In China

·        Another Reason Jeb Bush Should Not Be The GOP Candidate In 2016 - He Loves The Common Core


·        Biden- Dodges Angry Mob In Ukraine


·        Delusions Of Grandeur Direct From The King   Obama A Mad Man Beyond Saving If You Run With An Ad Depicting A Crown Graphic On The Very Next Day After You Sunk The Good Ship America

·        Jay-Carney-Admits-Obama-Literally-Flipped-On-Immigration-Executive-Action

·        Obama: US Taxpayers Must Pay For Illegals’ Children

·        Obama ‘Went There’ Last Night: Ball Now In Candidate Hillary’s Court (Video)

·        Obama-Returns-To-Vegas-A-Weaker-President


·        Muslim-Woman-Sentenced-6-Months-False-Claim-Officer-Australia

·        Yazidi-Families-Reclaim-Girls-Seized-By-Islamic-State-For-A-Price

·        Who Let CAIR Off The Hook In The First Place?

·        Sue Him! State AGs Say Obama ‘Sees Himself As Above The Law’