Sunday, November 30, 2014

11-29-14 MCRC Briefs

MCRC Briefs

Briefs Editor   Frosty Taylor

Web Master   John Strasser


November 29, 2014


·       The Final MCRC Bylaws Committee Meeting for the 2015 Maricopa County Statutory Meeting is scheduled from 6:30-8 pm, Mon., Dec 1 at AZGOP headquarters, 3501 N. 24th St., Phoenix, 85016. Per our Bylaws each District Chairman may appoint one member to the Bylaws Committee, this member may be the Chairman of the respective district.  Chairman please announce to your members that those wishing to have a Bylaw Amendment reviewed should submit their proposal to their District’s Bylaw  Committee representative or to the Bylaws Committee Chairman Andrew Costanzo, on or before 5 pm on December 1, 2014


·       The MCRC EGC Will Meet At 7 Pm, Thurs, Dec 4 in the AZGOP Headquarters bldg., 3501 E. 24th St.  MCRC Chairman A.J. LaFaro will be setting the agenda tomorrow. He is asking for the past LD Chairmen to forward notification to the newly elected LD Chairmen and request that they send their contact information to LaFaro at  or MCRC Secretary Jeni White so the roster can be updated.  


·       LD16 Cancels Dec 5 Meeting: The Call For A Re-Election to be held on Dec 5 at Liberty Arts Academy has been -  due to the threat of legal action, the advice of MCRC Chairman A.J. LaFaro and the inability to obtain legal counsel on this holiday weekend. – Chr Jerry Clingman


·       Christmas Song:  If You Don't See Merry Christmas In The Window...  


·       Prescott Valley Tribune Analysis  The Prescott Valley Tribune is reporting that Yavapai County had a voter turnout of 61% of registered voters, a full 6l% better than the second-best turnout in Pima County. The lowest  was 35% in Yuma County. The preliminary statewide average was 47.5%.  82% of the ballots cast were from early voters – up from the 72% of early voters in the general election two years ago.


·       Regarding Complaints About AZGOP Chairman Robert Graham using the Republican Party e-mail to distribute his personal campaign re-election  endorsements.  Graham says it was ‘an honest error”  by his Communications Director Tim Sifert.  Graham has since set up a separate campaign account. Reader responses:

1.     “Is he going to reimburse AZGOP for staff time? Why is he using GOP staff to do his campaign mailings?”

2.     “The ‘honest’ thing to do is to allow All Candidates utilize the same system to make their announcements.  Any staff member who made such an ‘honest mistake’ should be fired.....inexcusable!”


·       LD29 New Officers:

o   Chairman  - Alan Gaugert

o   1st Vice Chair  - Jana King

o   2nd Vice Chair  - Mark Riddles

o   Treasurer  - Kerry Horn

o   Secretary  - Brandon Urness

A list of the LD29 State Committeemen has been requested for posting.


·       LD22 Newly Officers – elected Nov 17:

o   Chairman: Eric Morgan

o   First Vice Chairman: Glenn Haynes

o   Second Vice Chairman: Rae Chornenky

o   Secretary: Van DiCarlo

o   Treasurer: Kay Heep

A list of the LD2 State Committeemen has been requested for posting.


·       LD25 New officers – elected Nov 20:

o   Chairman – Ian Murray

o   1st Vice Chairman – Haydee Dawson

o   2nd Vice Chairman –Jerry Walker

o   Corresponding Secretary – Paul Smith

o   Recording Secretary – Karen Winfield

o   Treasurer – J. Tyler Godfrey

o   3rd Vice Chairmen –

o     Connie Jungbluth

o     Dan Grimm

o     David Smith

o     Dilworth rinton Jr.,

o     Gene Dufoe

o     Marlene Hinton

o     Michelle Udal

o     Pat  Oldroy

o     PJ O’Malley


·       Mark Lewis: EPA’s Clean Power Plan Will Raise Energy Prices By 45%  -- EPA Carbon Regulation Comments Are Due This Weekend. The EPA Clean Power plan (carbon rules) are a massive cost shift in to consumers.They will raise your home/farm energy bills up 22%-45%, and water prices will increase accordingly.Please join me in objecting to these massive cost increases. I testified against these unfunded mandates at the EPA hearing last Wed. in Phoenix. It’s another unfunded mandate at the expense of manufacturing industry. Its killing jobs. Now Obama is going to use another Executive order to mandate Carbon regulations and price increases. Thank your Republican house members for voting to hold the EPA rules back. Schweikert, Gosar, Salmon and Franks are all holding the line against massive rate increases from the EPA. Please mail the EPA this weekend  objecting to the job killing EPA Clean Power plan. Due Sunday Nov.31st. Email these sentences: “We cannot afford more carbon energy regulations until 2044 when the economy recovers and our jobs are restored. AZ has no local natural gas, we have local coal, solar and nuclear fuels that will remain viable until 2044, avoid these massive price increases for 30 years.” EPA email address to: Email Include docket ID No. EPA-HQ-OAR-2013-0602 in the subject line of the message. Please voice your opinion on these rules in this weekend, and force the EPA to respond to you. We need individual email comments, even if your association objected. You need to act. Thank you . -- Mark Lewis is the  Director of the Central AZ Project


·       By Cristina Marcos The House on Wednesday passed legislation to prevent the Environmental Protection Agency from issuing new regulations unless it provides the scientific data to justify them. Passage of the measure, H.R. 4012, fell largely along party lines with a vote of 237-190. The bill is part of the House GOP's package of legislation on the floor this week to limit the EPA's regulatory powers. On Tuesday, the House passed a measure to reform the EPA's Scientific Advisory Board.


·       Attention LD Chairmen.  The deadline to submit memorials for the January 2015 Maricopa County Republican Committee’s  Statutory Meeting is Sat, Dec 12. The MCRC wants to recognize and remember fellow Precinct Committeeman who passed away this past year. Please keep the memorials to 250 words and include a photo. The memorials will be printed and put into each Precinct Committeeman’s packet for the Statutory Meeting.  E-mail memorials to LD12 Chairman Mickie Niland at


·       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)


·       Make-Phone-Calls-To-Stop-Obama's-Unconstitutional-Amnesty

      AZ Senator John McCain -(202) 224-2235.
AZ Senator Jeff Flake (202) 224-4521.
Speaker of the House John  Boehner-(202) 225-6205.
Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell-(202) 224-2541.
AZ CD4 Congressman Paul Gosar 202-225-2315.
AZ CD5 Congressman Matt Salmon   (202) 225-2635.
AZ Governor Jan Brewer 602) 542-4331.
AZ Governor-Elect Doug Ducey's Arizona Government Transition Committee (602) 753-8118.

      To reach your Arizona Representatives, click here.





·       The Arizona Project meets at 6:30  pm., Mon., Dec 1 at 3375 E. Shea Blvd. Phx. to listen to Tom Jenney of Americans for Prosperity address the 2015 Arizona Legislative Agenda.



·       The Surprise Tea Party Patriots will meet at 6:30 pm, Tues, Dec 2 from 6:30 - at the Sun City West Foundation Plaza, 14465 W. R H Johnson Blvd.  Terry Rapp's presentation, "How Much Truth Are You Willing to Accept?", will focus on Common Law Grand Jury.   Rapp has been MCRC LD 27 Chairman for three years.  He is a member of the National Liberty Alliance and was selected State Coordinator of the Arizona Common Law Grand Jury. Contact: 


·      The Daisy Mountain Tea Party Patriots will host a host "Repeal the 16th Amendment Balanced Budget Amendment" Tour with Lout Marin and Loren Enns at 6:30 pm, Tues, Dec 2  at the Anthem Civic Blvd, 3701 Anthem Way, Anthem, AZ 85086. Contact: Chr Vera Anderson at


·       The Pima County Republican Club Luncheon is scheduled at 11:30 am., Tues., Dec 2 at the Sabbar Shrine Temple, 450 S. Tucson Blvd., Tucson. Lunch $11. Speaker Maureen Hannley will address ‘Agenda 21’.



·        The Pima County Republican Party Meet & Greet is scheduled at 6:40 pm, Wed., Dec 3 at Pima GOP Headquarters, 5447 E 5th St., Tucson.



·       The Maricopa County Republican Committee Executive Guidance Committee will meet at 7 pm, Dec 4 at State GOP Headquarters, 3501 N. 24th St. Limited to  registered Republicans.  Photo ID required.


·       Concerned Citizens for America, sponsored by the Goldwater Institute Liberty, Free Enterprise and Constitutionally Limited Government will meet at 6:30 pm, Dec 4 at the Canyon Trails Cowboy Church, 3132 White Bear Road, Sedona, AZ  86336. Admission:  Free. Bring two canned goods for the Sedona Food Bank. Contact: or


·       Sen Steve Pierce Is Hosting A Holiday Party And Canned Food Drive Benefiting St. Vincent De Paul at 5 pm, Dec 4 at the Palace Saloon, 120 S Montezuma St., Prescott.  Light appetziers and beverages to be served.  Bring non-perishable food items. RSVP:


·      The Colorado River Tea Party - Yuma will meet at noon, Thurs., Dec 4   Thursday, at the Community Christian Church, 6480 E. Hwy 95. (last building behind church).



·       CD4 Paul Gosar and CD1 Ann Kirkpatrick will host a Rural Round Table at 1:30 pm, Dec 5 in the Flagstaff City Hall Council conference Rm, 211 W. Aspen. Open to the public.


·       The Prescott Valley “Festival Of Lights” Parade is scheduled at 4:45 pm, Dec 5 starting at the Prescott Valley Civic Center, 7501 E Civic Circle.



·       The Lincoln Republican Women Christmas Brunch will be held at 11:30 am,     Sat., Dec 6 at the DoubleTree Resort by Hilton Hotel, 5401 N. Scottsdale Road., Paradise Valley/Scottsdale. (On Scottsdale Rd. between Chaparral and Jackrabbit Rd. East side of the street).  $30 per person. Spouses invited. 11:30 am - Meet and Greet. Noon - Meeting/ Brunch. Silent Auction Fundraiser and Toys for Tots. Reservations: Judy Eisenhower 480-941-8162 or  or Pat Kaufman at 480-368-2777  Send checks payable to the Lincoln Republican Women’s Club at: Judy Eisenhower, 7915 E. Sage Dr.,  Scottsdale, AZ 85250    480-941-8162.


·       The Sun City West Republican Club will meet at 8:30 am., Sat., Dec 6 at the SCW Foundations building (Quail Room), 14465 R H Johnson Blvd., Sun City West, AZ. Doors open at 8 am with coffee and donuts being served. $2 admission to help pay for the cost of the room. AZGOP Chairman Robert Graham will induce the newly elected 2015 officers and address the club. Contact:  602-218-5344  cell:  602-421-8877.


·       Graffiti Busters Staff From The Phoenix Neighborhood Services Department will host a free pressure washer training session from 8-10 am, Sat., Dec 6 at the NSD West Facility, 3325 W. Flower St.  During the two-hour session, residents will watch a video on how to safely operate a pressure washer and receive hands-on instruction.  Once attendees are comfortable with the equipment, they will remove graffiti under observation.



·        Christmas Song:  If You Don't See Merry Christmas In The Window...

·        Arizona-Legislature-GOP-Tea-Party-Leadership

·        David-Schweikert, Christine-Jones, Possible John-McCain Foes In-2016-Senate-Primary

·        Arizona-Political-Insider  New To Capitol Menu: Cold Stone Creamery Ice Cream

·       Investigation-Discovery-Acquires-Documentary-For The-Joe-Show-About-Sheriff-Joe-Arpaio

·       Ron-Barber, Martha-McSally-Recount

·        Tempe-Streetcar-On Track; Could Cost-$200M

·       Super-Bowl-Volunteers-Deadline

·        Black-Friday-Shopping-In-Phoenix

·        Saving Verde-River-May Save-Arizona-State-Parks

·        Cox-Internet-Gigabit-High-Speed-In Phoenix

·        Arizona-Wants-Prison-Beds: Critics Say Cant-Afford

·        New-Ozone-Standards-Arizona-Out-Compliance

·        Mulch Fire Should Be Out By Monday

·        LaFaro-Disputes-Lawsuit       Political Insider

·        MCSO Mall Patrol Provides Shoppers Extra Measure Of Protection

·        Ready To Hit The Slopes? Ariz. Ski Resorts Open For Season

·        Supreme Court To Decide Sign Fight Between Church And Gilbert

·        Holiday Travelers Need Permits To Cross Border



·        Seeing Red AZ Rates A Backhanded First Place Award

·        Taxpayers On The Hook For $2 Trillion+ Funding Obama’s Amnesty


·        Who Is Anthony Espinoza? The Man Behind ‘Recall Douglas’


·        Is This Legal?

·        Whigging Out

·        Kafka Smiles...

·        The Era Of Big Polling Is Over.

·        Clean Elections Working As Advertised

·        Montini Calls The Kettle Black


·        Liberals-Willing-To-Fight-To-The-Last-Drop-Of-Black-Blood


·        Who-Is-Minding-The-Store


·        Cornel-West-Appears-On-Cnn: Delivers-Blunt-Message-About-His-Thoughts-On-The-Age-Of-Obama

·        Cornel-West-Smacks-Sharpton: You-Don't-Need-To Be-Center-Stage

·        Allen West Slams Obama’s Racial Cherry Picking For Political Benefit

·       Allen West Rips Obama To Shreds For Race Baiting In Ferguson... Post Going Viral


·        A Strange Path To Acquiring The Christmas Spirit


·        Here: All-Things-Obama

·        The-Truth-From-Redstate

·        A-Legacy-Of-Liberalism

·       A-Perfect-Case-For-Common-Law-Grand-Jury




·        Clock Running Out on Slow-Moving Benghazi Select Committee



·        Reid, Obama, And Most Of GOP Just Pathetic On Immigration

·        Remember 1986

·        AZ Border Defenders     Updated Daily

·        Need2No    Border News Watch  


·        Blooming-Assault-On-Nevada-Gun-Rights

·        Black-Friday-Gun-Buys-Test-Background-Check-System FBI Data Show Thousands of Gun Sales Beat Checks. NV courts failed to send 10,000 mental health adjudications in 2014.

·        If All Goes As Planned, This State Will No Longer Enforce Federal Gun Laws

·        Chris-Pratt: Unexpected-Decription of -Hunting Pratt has a profound respect for nature and wildlife. How can anyone argue with that?

·       CA-Cops, Guns, Citizens. As more laws are passed, more and more guns will be taken

·        AP-Misrepresents-Akron-Police-Chief-Claiming-He-Blames-Concealed-Carry-Laws-Officers  Also in late 2013, Nice was quoted by as saying that background checks won't work to stop criminals, and "gun buybacks are a farce

·        Supreme-Court-Rules-You Can Not Buy-Gun-Another-Approved-Person 

·        To-Be-Equal-Gun-Extremists-Shot-Blanks-In-Midterm-Elections

·        Magpul Finalizes Departure From Colorado In Response To Gun-Control Bills - Washington Times

·        Florida State Shooting Victim Was Concealed Carry Advocate Disarmed By Gun Free Zone

·        One of the three victims shot by a gunman last week at Florida State University in Tallahassee was a concealed carry permit supporter who couldn’t legally carry his gun on campus.

·        Man Tries to Run His Family Down With His Truck, His Wife Shoots and Kills Him

·        62 Year Old Man Unties Himself and His Wife, Then Retrieves His Gun And Kills their Attacker


·        Obama's Lie On Amnesty Shows He Lied About Protecting First And Second Amendments

·       First Amendment Does Not Apply To Preaching Against Homosexuality


·        Military-Purge-Continues: Captain-San-Diego-Based-Warship-Relieved-Duty


·        Romney To GOP: Stop Obama’s Amnesty Plan


·        Ben-Carson-Blames-Obama-For Deteriorating-State-Race-Relations

·        Possible 2016 GOP Presidential Candidate Ben Carson Speaks Out On Obama’s Amnesty Order


·        Joe Biden, Hillary Clinton Increasingly Walking Away From Obama

·        Queen Hillary Demanded “Royal Treatment” For Her $300K UCLA Speech


·        IRS Accused Of Sharing 2,500 Private Taxpayer Documents With White House


·        Ferguson-Police-Officer-Darren-Wilson-Resigns

·        Darren Wilson To Resign Police Badge ‘In An Amicable Fashion’

·        Driver-On Way-To Work-Gives-Ferguson-Protesters-Piece-Of His Mind

·        Watch: See How Mayhem In Ferguson Cost This Pregnant Woman Her Left Eye

·        Grand-Jury-Witness-Murdered-In-Cold-Blood-In-Ferguson

·        Obama-Speech-Ferguson: Give Me More Power

·        Lt-Gov-Calls For Arrest-Of Race-Baiter

·        ISIS Recruiting In Ferguson

·        ‘This Is What Leads To Ferguson': Out-Of-Control Massive Teen Relentlessly Menaces Smaller Kid

·        Ferguson: Forensic And Physical Evidence PROVES Dorian Johnson Participated In The Attack Of Officer Wilson

·        Angry Dad Confronts Ferguson Protestors: ‘I Got 6 Kids To Feed And You’re Going To Get Me Fired’

·        What Ferguson-Protesters-Did To Slain-Police-Officer-Will-P***-You Off

·        Dear-Ferguson-Thugs: Before You Continue-To Riot-Loot-Here Are 8-Things-To Think About

·        Black Panthers: EBT Card Had No Funds For Black Panther Members To Buy Bombs From Undercover Agents

·        Black Residents Guard White-Owned Business With Assault Rifles During Ferguson Riots

·        New Black Panthers Accused Of Plot To Kill Ferguson’s Prosecutor, Police Chief

·        The Shocking Thing Mike Brown Protesters Just Said About White People Proves How Racist They Are

·        Black Commuter Took On Mike Brown Protesters Blocking His Way To Work


·        Race Baiters Hate Conservatives Who Support Black Woman Whose Business Was Attacked

·        Man’s Profound Rant To ‘My Black People': Take Some ‘Responsi-Damn-Bility!’

·        Lt-Gov-Calls For Arrest-Of Race-Baiter

·        Obama’s Amnesty Order Betrays Black Americans


·       Another Scandal: IRS Gave White House Thousands Of Taxpayer Documents For Review


·        Congressional-Research-Service-Give-Congress-The-Green-Light-For-Blocking-Obamas-Amnesty-Program

·        As-Republicans-And-Democrats-Agree-On-Business-Tax-Break-Obama-Vows-Veto

·        Nancy-Pelosi-And-The-Terrible-Horrible-No-Good-Very-Bad-Job


·        Gov't Subsidizing Isis With Unemployment Benefits


·        This WV Democrat Is Standing Up Against The White House’s War On Coal


·        Legal Immigrants Being Blocked In Latest Obamacare Glitch

·        Pre-Existing Medical Conditions May Be Covered But The Drugs To Treat Them May Not Be

·        Jonathan Gruber: Killing Babies Makes Life Better For Survivors

·        Dark Days Ahead For Obamacare

·        Government Studies Sexual Habits Of Obese Girls


·        One Of World’s Biggest Unions Attacking One Of World’s Biggest Brands In Legal Clash Of Titans


·        Kerry-Should-Face-Prison If What West Is True


·        Joe Biden, Hillary Clinton Increasingly Walking Away From Obama


·        The World Gets Crazier And Obama Goes Golfing

·        Obama Just Refused To Lower Your Taxes

·        Obama’s Amnesty Order Makes Illegals Eligible For Social Security & Medicare

·        Obama Dumped By Working-Class Whites: Just 27 Percent Say He’s OK

·        What Quran Has Obama Been Reading?

·        Did Obama Halt National Guard In Ferguson?

·        Obama Admits To Violating The Constitution

·        Obama-Speech-Ferguson: Give Me More Power

·        Obama-Threatens-Veto-Bipartisan-Pro-Business-Tax-Deal


·        Righteous Militia Slaughters Thirty Muslim Jihadists Who Try To Invade Their Village

·        What These Two Comedians Said Might Make Them Enemies Of The Whole Muslim World

·        Putin’s Military Did Something That Pokes Obama Right In The Eye