Tuesday, September 19, 2017

9-19-17 Briefs


The Republican Club of Green Valley/Sahuarita is hosting a Republican Roundup BBQ, featuring speaker Jeff DeWit, State Treasurer and Chief Operating Officer for the 2016 Trump campaign in Arizona, and meet US Senate candidate Kelli Ward at 5 pm., Sat., Sept 30 at the Cow Palace in Amado, AZ. $35 per person. $30 for RCGV/S members. No host bar. Tickets – Send Check To RCGV/S INC., P.O. Box 831, Green Valley, AZ 85622. Questions - contact President Jim Stone 520-336-8495 or Kay Kohler 520-904-9103. For membership contact Vinnie 907-3367)

Operation - #MAGA Trump Supporters and Volunteers are invited to a free continental breakfast between 9-11 am., Sat., Sept 23 at the McDowell Center, 16116 E McDowell Mountain Ranch Road, Scottsdale, 85255. Come for coffee, celebrate victory, make a difference, support President Donald Trump, win prizes. Contact Team Trump’s Lori Urban at 480-21-9633.

Dr. Bob Branch, Candidate for Superintendent of Public Instruction, will meet with the leadership team for Grad Solutions, in Mesa, AZ, on Wed., Sept 20. Grad Solutions is a dropout recovery providers. Branch says, “If we are going to bring back quality education to this State, we reach out to, and graduate, those who fell through the system.” Contact:

The Tempe Republican Women will meet at 6:30 pm., Mon., Sept 25 at the Pyle Center, 655 E Southern Ave. in Tempe. ASU Profressor Donald Critchlow will address “Cultural Quicksand: Republicans Beware!” RSVP: TempeRepublicanWomen/events/ Contact: President Jessica Merrow

McCain-Fumbled-His-Inquiry-During-Comey-Hearing-Because-Of-Graham Calling his line of questioning during former FBI Director James Comey’s June 8 testimony in front of the Senate Intelligence Committee “a colossal screw-up,” Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) said he got distracted by Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC) just minutes before it was his turn to question Comey. During an interview with Esquire last week, McCain said his staff had meticulously prepared for the hearing, but he messed up by asking questions about why the FBI was still pursuing the investigation into Russia meddling in the 2016 election when it had already ended the probe into Hillary Clinton’s private email server, even though those are two separate investigations that had nothing to do with each other. McCain told Esquire that a staffer had given him an iPhone with an email from Graham displayed on it, asking McCain to ask Comey some additional questions. McCain didn’t have the password for the iPhone and claimed that after the phone went black he couldn’t unlock it to keep reading. See more mccain-fumbled

Tempe Republican Women will host a Zoyo Yogurt Fundraiser between 5-9 pm., Thurs., Sept 28 at Ray/Rural Road. 20% of the proceeds go to the TRW. Contact: President Jessica Merrow

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LD14 PC Jere Fredenburgh: Is anyone in the AZGOP doing anything to prepare for the 2020redistricting?  2010 the Dems put in an 'independent' ... to do so she had to register as an independent THREE years in advance....we are at that
three year mark.  What is AZGOP doing??? 

LD29 PC Michael Meacham: "Because of Gracia" - Anyone who is Christian (born again or not) and pro-life, needs to go see and support this movie. In addition to its pro-life/pro-Christian theme, it is an excellent movie. It also defends the right of Christians to not be silenced or treated as second class citizens. We need to show Hollywood that movies like this can be profitable. It is showing now through Wednesday at Harkins Park West in Peoria, and Harkins Superstition Springs. Take your kids, (10 & up should be ok. Because I worked for DES for 11 years, I know of cases where 9 and 10 yr. old girls got pregnant here in the valley. Don't bury your head in the sand and think yours are too young.)

Rep. Trent Franks, a former CEO and member of the fiscally conservative Republican Study Committee, discussed his tax reform priorities with FOX News Sunday afternoon. . Here are some his quotes:

      1. "This president has the 'get it done' attitude... he has more business acumen than any president in recent history."

     2. "It would be very hard to vote against any reform of this tax code... the bottom line, if we're going to help the poor in this country, nothing has helped them more than a tax code that [incentivizes] productivity and efficiency, and that has dragged more poor people out of poverty than anything else..."

     3. "Sometimes when you try to compromise with people that have an empathetical view of free markets and tax reform and don't really know much about business there are a lot of inherent dangers in that regard."

Rep. Trent Franks on Monday morning CNN’s New Day suggested “North Korea doesn't want to attack the U.S. -- they watched the Iran Deal; they are bluffing their way into greater compensation.” Additionally, he stated, He “could end up voting for the Graham-Cassidy bill when it comes to the House. Watch the clip here.

Loraine Pellegrino, President of the Arizona Federation of Republican Women (AzFRW) couldn’t be happier. She reports that 40 members, plus two gentlemen, represented Arizona at the National Federation’s convention in Philadelphia this past weekend. AFRW attendees/clubs include:

·         Lisa Askey                         Chandler

·         Farhana Ahmed                 Chandler

·         Roslyn Bayard                   Tucson

·         Mary Baumbach                 Ahwatukee

·         Ginny Buckalew                 London Bridge

·         Cynthia Casaus                 Ahwatukee

·         Rae Lynne Chornenky       Arrowhead

·         Kathy Clark                        Hauachucca Area RW

·         Nancy Cottle                      Mesa

·         Robyn Cushman                Central RW of Phx

·         Sue Donahue                     Lake Havasu

·         LaJuana Gillette                 London Bridge

·         Lea Herold                         Arrowhead

·         Lisa Godzich                      Mesa

·         Arlene Goldblatt                 Arrowhead

·         Jan Hremsmeyer               Arrowhead

·         Ann Hollis                          Tucson

·         Carol Jacobsen                  Ahwatukee

·         Judy and Robert Krahulec    Ahwatukee

·         Darryl Jacobson-Barnes     Tempe

·         Patricia Kaufman                Lincoln

·         Judith Lawrence                 Paradise

·         Diane Lee                            Paradise

·         Susan Marcell                     Thunder Mtn

·         Jan Martinson                     Arrowhead

·         Sue Mitchell                        Huachuca

·         Pat Moomey                       Central RW of Phx

·         Mary and David Morse       Graham County

·         Patt Parker                         Yavapai County

·         Esther Pratt                        Arrowhead

·         Loraine Pellegrino              Ahwatukee

·         Mary Preble                        Pima County

·         Enid Reinhart                     Thunder Mtn

·         Connie Stanfield                 Paradise

·         Jill Slavin                            Chandler

·         Donna Stinson                   Thunder Mtn

·         Stephanie Stocker              Tempe

·         Donna Tanzi                       Central RW of Phx

·         Jan Webb                           Central RW of Phx

·         Kathleen Winn                   Mesa.

ALERT:  The Wickenburg “Believers For Trump” meeting has been changed from 6 pm, to 7 pm.,  on Thurs., Sept 21. Lydia Abril of Wickenburg is hosting a free showing of Trevor Loudon’s documentary “Enemies Within” at 2027 W Wickenburg Way in Wickenburg. Abril hosted a number of pro-Trump meetings prior to the general election in November 2016. “All are cordially invited to join us as we gather to gain knowledge as to what are real concerns for our country. I look forward to seeing all of those who attended our meeting prior to Trump becoming President.  He needs our support now more than ever,” she said.

LD16 will meet at 7 pm, Thurs., Sept 21 at the Liberty Arts Academy, 3015 S Power Rd, Mesa, AZ 8521. The agenda includes speaker Mayor John Giles and updates from elected officials. Snacks and refreshments available. Contact Kay Readon, Corresponding Secretary 602-882-6507 :

Organizing for Action … I do not understand how living in a country with its democracy established over 200 years ago, and now, for the first time in history, suddenly we have one of our former presidents set up a group called "Organizing for Action" (OFA). OFA is 30,000+ strong and working to disrupt everything that our current president’s administration is trying to do. This organization goes against our Democracy, and it is an operation that will destroy our way of governing. It goes against our Constitution, our laws, and the processes established over 200 years ago. If it is allowed to proceed then we will be living in chaos very much like third world countries are run. What good is it to have an established government if it is not going to be respected and allowed to follow our laws?

Lunch with Dick Morris



Maricopa County Supervisor Bill Gates will meet with New River/Desert Hills/Anthem area constituents between noon and 2 pm., Tues., Sept 19 at the Daisy Mountain Fire Department , 43814 N. New River Road in New River.


Palo Verde Republican Women’s Club will hold its next luncheon at 11:30 am., Wed, Sept 20 at Grayhawk Golf Club, Fairway House, 8620 E Thompson Peak Parkway . Check in at 11 am. AZGOP Chairman, Jonathan Lines will be addressing the group. Reservations required by midnight, Thurs Sept 14 at  Check, cash or credit card at the door.

A Fundraising Reception honoring Reps Regina Cobb, Jill Norgaard, TJ Shope and Jeff Weninger is scheduled between 5:30-7:30 pm, Wed., Sept 20 at Pizza People Pub. 1326 N Central Avenue in Phoenix. Norgaard said the four legislators, who cover healthcare, education, commerce and agricultural issues , across the state have been targeted. “We need to keep “Going Red,” she said. Contact Norgaard at

Payson Community Educational Presentation: Human Trafficking. 6 pm., Wed., Sept 20 event in the Payson High School Auditorium, 301 S. McLane, Payson, Arizona . Speakers will include Andrea Kadar of the Verde Valley Coalition Against Human Trafficking; Payson Chief of Police Don Engler; and Marlene Hetrick, Local Pastor and Secretary of the Payson TEA Party.  No one under the age of 13 will be admitted due to graphic content.

Sept 21

The Colorado River Tea Party will meet at 6 pm., Thur., Sept 21 with City Council Candidate Kristina Rojas-McNair at the Community Christian Church, 6480 E Hwy 95 in Yuma. Contact:

LD24 will meet at 7 pm., Thurs., Sept 21 with Arizona Superintendent of Public Instruction Diane Douglas and Senator Kate Brophy McGee at AZGOP Headquarters, 3501 N. 24th Street in Phoenix, according to Chairman Barry Wong. Networking at 6:30 pm. MCR and AZGOP by laws committee/revisions and precinct boundary redrawing are also on Wong’s agenda.

The Republican Party of Mesa (LD-25) meeting will be held at 7 pm., Thurs., Sept. 21, 2017 at the Charles K Luster Building (formerly the Mesa Utilities Building), 640 N. Mesa Dr. in Mesa. The speaker will be Maricopa County Supervisor Steve Chucri. Contact: Ian Murray, Chairman at or (602)524-7786.

Kinder Morgan Gas Storage will make a presentation to the Arizona Corporation Commission at 1 pm., Thurs., Sept 21 in hearing room one of the ACC, 1200 W Washington St., 1st floor in Phoenix.

Fountain Hills AZ Tea Party. (3rd Thurs - Sept 21) 6:30 PM, Fountain Hills Unified School District Learning Center, 16000 E Palisades Blvd. (Palisades Blvd. & Golden Eagle Blvd.) will feature AZ Secretary of State Michele Reagan and Maricopa County Attorney Bill Montgomery. Speakers will share firsthand updates on current issues and there will be ample opportunity for Q&A.  Admission is free but donations to help offset expenses are welcome and appreciated. Contact: Richard Rutkowski  or


LD11 will meet Sept 22, according to Chairman Jeff McClure.

The Maricopa County Republicans Constitution Dinner celebrating the 230th anniversary of the US Constitution will be held at 6:15 pm., Fri., Sept 22 at the Pera Club, 1 E. Continental Drive in Tempe. Speakers - Arizona Supreme Court Judge Clint Bolick, AZ Attorney General Mark Brnovich and Maricopa County Attorney Bill Montgomery. K-Star BBQ. Pie and silent auction. Tickets $45 per person. Contact: LD24 Chairman Barry Wong

The Gov’ Advisory Council on Aging is conducting a Senior Action Day between 1-13 pm., Fri., Sept 22 at the Fountain Hills Community Center, 13001 N La Montana Drive in Fountain Hills. See details at Senior Action Day Fountain Hills press release.pdf and Senior Action Day Fountain Hills press release.pdf Fountain Hills Republican Club Board member Davis Spelich is the Chair of the event. There will be free blood pressure checks and lots of other great things.


Operation - #MAGA Trump Supporters and Volunteers are invited to a free continental breakfast between 9-11 am., Sat., Sept 23 at the McDowell Center, 16116 E McDowell Mountain Ranch Road, Scottsdale, 85255. Come for coffee, celebrate victory, make a difference, support President Donald Trump, win prizes. Contact Team Trump’s Lori Urban at 480-21-9633.

The Constitutional Sheriffs and Peace Officer Association (CSPOA) is having its first free emergency medical training class between 9-11 am., Sat., Sept 23, followed by a one hour radio communication training exercise. Bring your IFAK and Family Service Radio, ("Walkie Talkie" like you get from Cabela's).  If you don't have an IFAK come and learn what it is and what to have in it. The training sessions will be held at the Paseo Verde Church, 7569 W Greenway Rd., Peoria, AZ 85381. Contact Randy Miller 623-866-3544.

A Mom's March for America is scheduled between 1-3 pm, Sept 23, 2017 in Omaha, Nebr. Mothers across the nation are invited to participate in Mom's March for America!. HomeMakers for America have already joined in a national gathering of mothers across the nation. If you're one of the millions of mothers concerned with the direction our nation is heading and seeking a voice for your values Download Flyers - you are invited. Speakers include Sarah Palin (former governor of Alaska), Candy Carson (wife of Dr. Ben Carson), Missy Robertson (Duck Dynasty) and many more awesome moms.

Contract with America’s Veterans (CAV) needs volunteers to man its booth between 8 am-1 pm., at the Sept 23 Stand Up for Veterans at Glendale Community College Student Center, 6000 W Olive Ave, Glendale, AZ 85302. E-mail Chairman Alex Meluskey at if you can cover for an hour or more. Free haircuts for veterans. Free lunch for veterans and their families. Learn about social services for veterans. Contributions to Contract with America's Veterans and Their Families

The Tea Party is going to Washington, DC Sept 23 to show the country their support for President Trump’s agenda, that they expect Republicans to keep their promises and that want “the Swamp” to reduce taxes, rolled back regulations and spending within people’s means. They are outraged that, after years of campaigning on repealing Obamacare, a handful of moderate Republic killed the repeal efforts a few weeks ago and they are tired of the mainstream media doing everything possible to derail President Trumps agenda. RSVP To This Event.


The Arizona Citizens Defense League’ (AzCDL) annual meeting tickets can be purchased for $25 until Sat., Sept 24. Starting Sept 25 the tickets price jumps to $30 for the Oct 21 meeting at the University Park Marriott in Tucson. The meeting is open to AzCDL members and their guest only. See details website Speaker – David T. Hardy, an ardent defender of the Second Amendment. Contact Fred at


The Constitutional Sheriffs and Peace Officer Association (CSPOA) will meet at 7 pm., Tues., Sept 26 at the Paseo Verde Christian Church in Phoenix. Contact: Randy Miller 623-866-3544.

LD17 will start PC training at 6 pm., Tues., Sept 26, followed by their regular business meeting at 7 pm., where Earl Taylor will address the Constitution and its relevance to work of PCs. He meeting is scheduled in the Heritage Chapel, RM 140, Tri-City Baptist Church, 2211 W Germann Road, Chandler, AZ.


LD4 and the Estrella Republican Club will meet at 7 pm., Sept 27 at Estrella Foothills H.S.  13033 S. Estrella Pkwy with speakers Clint Hickman, Maricopa County Supervisor and Aaron Flannery, First Vice Chairman, Maricopa County Republican Party.  They will also discuss the recall effort of Liberty Schools Board members led by PC Mike Todd.  Contact: Richard Newcomer, LD4 Chr --623-398-5638.



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