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Saturday, May 12, 2018

5-12-18 Briefs

There will be no Briefs posting Sun., May 13 due to Mother’s Day.

Paul Gosar 2016AZ Congressmen Paul Gosar, Andy Biggs, and Ken Buck of Colorado met Andy Biggswith Attorney General Jeff Sessions, along with their respective senior staff, to discuss critical immigration policy issues. These matters included border security, administrative court processing and sanctuary/fugitive cities. The meeting served as an opportunity for the congressmen to share their concerns, and to seek ways to partner with the Attorney General on strengthening immigration enforcement by eliminating current loop holes, reducing false claims for asylum, reducing false claims for refugee status, and withholding funds for cities that refuse to enforce federal law or cooperate with federal law enforcement.  Lastly, the parties discussed applying international law regarding claims for refugee status as opposed to the current standard relative to contiguous state passage.   In addition, the Attorney General briefed the members on the status of DACA court cases now pending in several jurisdictions and expressed his confidence that the Obama letter deferring deportation will be eliminated by the courts and the rule of law restored.

   Sessions explained that "For decades, the American people have pleaded with our elected officials for a lawful system of immigration that serves the national interest—one that we can be proud of.  To achieve that, Congress and the Executive Branch must take bold actions to stop the rampant illegality at our Southwest Border and to encourage sanctuary cities to change their policies. I appreciate the support of Congressman Buck and other Members of Congress who have supported the Department of Justice’s initiatives and heeded the calls of their constituents to restore the rule of law in America.”

   Gosar stated,  “The Obama Administration's lack of enforcement on our immigration laws have put our families, communities and our country at risk. Obama’s open border policies have encouraged lawlessness, drug trafficking, sex trafficking, gun running and directly lead to the opioid crisis in our country.  I commend Attorney General Sessions for doing what he can to reverse this reckless and irresponsible Obama era disaster.”

   Biggs said, “Yesterday, I had the opportunity to join my colleagues to meet with Attorney General Jeff Sessions. We had a very productive conversation, discussing a wide range of issues that affect his jurisdiction – particularly the Department of Justice’s enforcement of illegal immigration. I’m thankful that we have an administration that understands the necessity of protecting innocent Americans through enforcing our laws and securing the border. Congress should also act by enacting laws to codify the administration’s efforts into law, including ending ‘catch and release’ of criminally violent illegal aliens (by passing Grant’s Law) and removing incentives for aliens who illegally enter the U.S. I hope that Attorney General Sessions continues his mission to end illegal immigration, and I will support him with his worthy endeavors to this end."

The Constitutional Sheriffs and Peace Officer Association (CSPOA) will meet at 7 pm., Tues., May 22 at the Paseo Verde Christian Church, 7569 W Greenway Road in Peoria, to discuss the effects of the new 5G network towers for cell phones and smart meters with Doug Staab, an engineer of 41 years. In 2008, Staab became aware of problems with the Smart Meter technology and recently he has been looking at the effects the new 5G cell phone towers will have on people. Staab will demonstrate a means to test for EMF's and provide information and sources explaining problems associated with smart meters and the 5G network coming to Arizona.  Doug travels all over the world delivering his presentation.   He will bring solutions to our discussion as well as what other legislative bodies are doing to address this problem and bring attention to it. Contact Randy Miller.

kelli ward 2018LD10 will meet at 6 pm., Tues., May 15 at the Wilmot Public Library, 530 N Wilmot Marilyn Wiles cd2Road in Tucson. Credentials open at 5:30 pm. US Senate candidate Dr Kelli Ward and LD10 Senate candidate Marilyn Wiles are the scheduled speakers.


Robert BranchRobert Branch, Supt of Public Instruction candidate, will be featured on the Alex Meluskey - talk show hostconservative Alex Meluskey Show Sat., May 12 at 6 am on KQNA 1130AM, at 4 pm., on KFNX 1100AM and at 9 pm., on KKNT 960 AM. Branch is a professor at Grand Canyon College, was the original LD13 Chairman when the boundaries changed, and served on the Maricopa County Parks Board. Branch says, “I am the ‘Educator of Educators’ and I will ‘Make Education Great Again’”! See www.vote4branch.com to sign nomination petitions and contribute to his campaign.

andrea kadarAndrea Kadar of Arizonans for Responsible Drug Policy, will address “The Abuse of Marijuana (“pot”), Opioids, Methamphetamine, Cocaine, Heroin and Fentanyl in Arizona: What is our Arizona Solution?” at 6:30 pm., Tues.,May 22 at the The House Church,49 Bell Rock Plaza, Suite B, Village of Oak Creek, 86351


The Fountain Hills AZ Tea Party  wll meet at 6:30 pm., Thur., May 17 in the Fountain Hills Unified School District Learning Center, 16000 E Palisades Blvd. (Palisades Blvd. & Golden Eagle Blvd.) to hear a Clint Bolickpresentation Arizona Supreme Court Justice Clint Bolick.  Bolick formerly worked with the Goldwater Institute, an organization promoting conservative ideas in AZ.  He will provide a practical overview of and enhance our understanding of the judicial system in Arizona.  They will also review of the Fountain Hills primary property tax vote and what lies ahead.   All interested parties are invited to join your neighbors and bring a friend to their meetings.   Admission is free. Donations welcomed to help defray expenses. Contact:  Richard Rutkowski contact@fhteaparty.us  or  www.fhteaparty.us

Linda Murtha is organizing a neighborhood walk starting at 9 am., Sat., May 12 in the the Mirror Room at the Sun Lakes Country Club. Volunteers can walk and gather petitions signatures for the candidate of their choice. Contact Murtha at 516-784-9417.

Steven SensmeierSteven Sensmeier - Yavapai County Field Organizer: This Saturday is the RNC National Day of Action! For Yavapai County's participation, we will be holding a small training for Advantage at Headquarters at 10am, followed by door knocking and phone calls. We will be focusing on hitting the Dems for the senate race, so I hope everyone one can make it out! I know it's late notice, but we have to rally and keep Arizona Red! Please RSVP HERE!

Precinct Committeemen: Don’t forget that your applications and petitions are due May 30 to be on the August primary ballot. They must be turned in to the Maricopa County Recorder’s Office, located on the north side of the Maricopa County Superior Court Building in Phoenix.

Activist Darrel Covert can use your prayers. He is in the hospital after being diagnosed with multiple myeloma (a form of cancer).

You Can Download Long-Time Phoenix Reporter Steven Lemon’s “Stains Of John McCain at https://frontpageconfidential.com/stains-of-john-mccain/#chapter-1

Alice & George OrtizThe Chips N Salsa Show Broadcasts Saturdays LIVE At 4pm with Hispanic hosts George Ortiz & Alice Lara offering a Republican review of headlines and politics.  Don't miss the Prather Point with Fast & Furious Whistleblower Jeff Prather reporting his political pulse on the dark state. This week's guests are AZ U.S. Senate candidate Dr. Kelli Ward and Congressional District 2 Candidate Danny Morales. Tune in for this week's coveted Cocotaso & Whole Enchilada Awards? Listen/watch on FACEBOOK livestream or  http://centerright.live/

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CD9 Congressional Candidate Dr Steve Ferrra Super Saturday’s will start at 9 am., May 12 and May 18 at 1334 E Chandler Blvd in Phoenix. Volunteers will be walking neighborhoods. RSVP to Mara Benson at marabenson@blissrealtyaz.com

Cindy Perrin is hosting a rally-fundraiser for former Maricopa County sheriff Joe Arpaio in Fountain Hills on May 19. For time/location contact Perrin at 480-352-5458.

The Tucson Republican Women’s Luncheon is scheduled at 11:30 am., Mon., May 21 at the Silver Saddle Steakhouse, 310 E Benson Hwy in Tucson with Stephen Kruiser - professional comedian and founder of the first Los Angeles Tea Party,’’

A “Fill The Tank” Fundraiser, hosted by Abert Vasquez for CD2 candidate Brandon Martin between 4-7 pm., Wed., May 16 at El Saguarito Mexican Food., 1763 E Prince Road in Tucson. $25 person, includes appetizers/beverage.Former American Idol finalist Yvette Gonzalez will sing the national anthem. Live music by “Make Music Great Again.” Tickets available at martinforfreedom/

Leslie White 2017Americans For Prosperity Foundation Presents AZ Constitution in the Classroom for Parents and Kids Sat., June 2-June 20 at 3835 N 32nd St., #1 and #17 in Phoenix. Training will take place June 2nd, June 9th, June 16, Jun 23rd and June 30th.   8:30 am – breakfast treats. 9 am training. In order for you to graduate, you must attend all 5 sessions. Age Groups: There will be two training sessions for different age groups: Age Group #1  12 Yrs Old to 16 Yrs Old. Age Group #2   17 Yrs Old and Above – Adult Class. Constitution in the Classroom is a volunteer group that has been teaching a 'Principles Based' 5 lesson series for the past seven years, reaching over 7,000 students mostly in the East Valley, but stretching from Camp Verde to the White Mountains and down to Tucson and the West Valley of Phoenix. The five lessons cover Free Enterprise, Rulers Law/Rule of Law, the Founders/The Declaration of Independence, and the full Constitution and its Powers, Rights, Checks and Balances. Register at http://bit.ly/2KwV6qM or contact Leslie White, AFP Grassroots Director at (480) 290 – 2286 / lwhite@afphq.org

Marc Bretz 2West Valley Field Organizer Marc Bretz is calling for volunteers between 9 am-2 pm., Sat., May 12 at the West Valley office, 10050 W Bell Road #50 in Sun City, for the National Day of Action. The morning will start off with some training where you'll learn the tools and skills to become activist within your own community to keep Arizona RED! Then they'll head into neighborhoods to spread the message about the Republican Party. Lunch will be provided. Feel free to bring a few friends along! Please RSVP to Marc Bretz at (623) 396-7415 or Marc.Bretz@azgop.org!

All CD8, LD21 and 22 candidates running in the August 28th primary are asked to make reservations to participate in the Arrow Republican Women’s Candidates Forum between 2-5 pm., June 2 at the Briarwood Country Club, 20800 N. 135th Ave. Sun City West.  85375. Over 200 Republican attendees expected. No charge. Food provided. Cash bar. Candidates will give opening and closing remarks. Written questions will complete the program. Space for candidate materials will be provided. Make reservations with Jan Martinson jlmart15102@aol.com  Phone:  623-546-3753

960 The Patriot is sponsoring a dinner and book signing , featuring ‘ Saving The Republican” authors Hugh Hewitt and Jonah Goldberg at 5:15 pm., Mon., May 21 at the Camelback Esplanade, 2501 East Camelback Road #50, in Phoenix. $125 per person. Seating limited to 100. Table seating – first come, first served unless you reserve a full table of 10 seats on one order. Social – 5:15 pm., dinner – 6:15 pm., Hewitt/Goldberg speak – 6:25 pm., book-signing, cigars on patio, coffee and dessert bar 7:15 pm. Valet parking is available but is not included in your ticket. Self park in the parking garage, validation card provided. Cocktails, books & cigars are not included in the ticket price and may be purchased at the event.

If You Want To Help Your Favorite Republican Candidates get their petitions signed to get on the ballot, sign up on line with the Secretary of State office at voter petitions

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CALENDAR OF EVENTS

MAY 12

The Paradise Valley Republican Women will meet at 10 am., Sat., May 12 at the Gainey Golf Club, 7600 E Gainey Club Drive in Scottsdale with incumbent Secretary of State Michelle Reagan, State Treasurer candidate Kimberly Yee, and Judah Waxelbaum, chairman of Arizona Federation of College Republicans.

Attendees are asked to bring a new or gently used child’s bathing suit to be given to homeless families. $28 per person. 9:30 am social. 11 am brunch. Click here to RSVP Online & Pay at the Door. Contact Ardith Hildebrant at (480) 861-7170.

MAY 14

The AZRA Western Pinal County Chapter will at 6:30 pm., Mon,. May 14 at 408 N. Sacaton Street, Suite II, Casa Grande, AZ with LD8 Senate candidate Palmer R. Miller III. Contact: AZRA President Nancy Hawkins nancydist3@gmail.com

May 16

CD2 candidate Brandon Martin will be featured between 4-7 pm., May 16 the El Saguarito Mexican Food, 1763 E Prince Road in Tucson. Hosted by Albert Vasquez. Tickets $25 per person, includes appetizers, beverage.

The Palo Verde Republican Women will meet at 11:30 am., Wed., May 16 at the Grayhawk Golf Club, 8620 E Thompson Peak Parkway, The Fairway House with speakers Secretary of State Michelle Reagan and Christina Sandefur of the Goldwater Institute. Social – 11 am., Cost - $35. Reservations required: RSVP:  pvrwlunch111@yahoo.com

May 17

Tea Party Scottsdale will host an evening with US senate candidate Dr. Kelli Ward, former Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio and incumbent Maricopa County Attorney Bill Montgomery starting at 6:30 pm., Thurs., May 17 at 8600 E Anderson Drive in Scottsdale. Ward, Arpaio and Montgomery will separately lay out their platforms and then take questions. Contact: Paul Klein 602-931-0576
President@TeaPartyScottsdale.com

MAY 19

Cindy Perrin is hosting a rally-fundraiser for former Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio in Fountain Hills on May 19. For time/location contact Perrin at 480-352-5458.

The Pinal County Republican Committee’s Forum for Supt of Public Instruction candidates is scheduled at 10 am., May 19 at the Florence School District Auditorium, 1000 S Main St Florence, AZ 85132. Participating candidates include incumbent Diane Douglas, and candidates Frank Riggs, Dr. Bob Branch, Jonathan Gelbart, and Tracy Livingston. Contact PCRC Secretary Gilberto Mendez at secretarypcrcaz@gmail.com .

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SEEING RED AZ

· Trump-Triumphs-His-Successes-Resonate/

· John-McCain-A-Poetry-Buff

· Pres-Trump-Wisely-Withdraws-From-Iran-Nuclear-Deal/

· R-U-Appreciating-Extortionist-Teachers-During-Teachers-Week/

AMERICAN FREEDOM BY BARBARA

· GOP-Senators-Demand-McConnell-Move-On Trump Agenda

· President Donald Trump Withdraws US From Iran Nuclear Deal Full Speech Video

· President Donald J. Trump Is Protecting American Taxpayer Dollars

ARIZONA FREEDOM ALLIANCE

· Ducey’s Caving Invites Bennett Challenge

· The Misadventures Of The AZGOP

· Former Gov Brewer Endorses Candidate For Senate

· House Republicans Threaten To Hold Jeff Sessions In Contempt

· No, Teachers Are Not Underpaid

· Education Majors Have The Lowest SAt Scores: What Did They Really Teach Our Kids

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NEWS LINKS

· Exposed: FBI Planted A Mole In The 2016 Trump Campaign

· Less Than 1 Week After Name Change, Boy Scouts Membership Drops Massively….

· Dinesh D'Souza Comes Forward, Drops Bombshell That Could Get Rosie O'Donnell Locked Up

· VP-Mike-Pence-Shares-Note-From-American-Held-Captive-In-North-Korea


ARIZONA

· After John Mccain Bans Trump From His Funeral, 1 Senator Makes Him Regret It

WHITE HOUSE

· Amazing Video Shuts Liberal Media Up! A Massive Crowd Couldn’t Wait To Hear Trump’s Speech

· CNN Reporter Tries To Bash Melania In A Big Way, Backfires Spectacularly

CONGRESS

· Heckler Destroys Pelosi, Then What Rattlin Nancy Spits Out Is Just Beyond Frightening

· Senators-Light-Fire-Under-Mcconnell: Make Congress Work Again

OBAMA

· Obama’s-Birth-Certificate-Appears-To-Have-Been-Leaked; Was-Trump-Right-The-Entire-Time

· Obama Didn’t Require Iran To Sign Nuclear Deal…Was Never “Legally Binding”…

· Obama Lied About Osama Bin Laden Killing …

FBI/CIA/DOJ/ICE/IRS

· FBI Planted A Mole In The 2016 Trump Campaign

MILITARY/VETERANS

· Six Flags Bans Veteran From Entering Park Because Of His Shirt: Do You Agree With It?

CLINTONS

· Two-Decade-Old-Video-Of-Bill-Clinton-Surfaces-That-Has-Democrats-In-Complete-Freak-Out-Mode

· Monica Lewinsky Comes Out Of The Shadows To Drop Another Bomb On The Clintons & The Hypocrisy Of The Left

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