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County Convention 2014

Posted on Mar 24, 2014 in Blog with comments

Many thanks to the hundreds of you who supported our county/senatorial district conventions on Saturday, March 22! 

Below is a video Reagan Peterson put together on the festivities, with a call to action from Chairman-elect James Dickey. Pass it along to anyone you know who is curious about what we were up to last weekend, and thanks for your support and your active involvement with TCRP! 

 

2014 Runoff ballot and ballot order

Posted on Mar 19, 2014 in Blog with comments

The following candidates will appear in this order on the 2014 Travis County Republican Party Runoff Ballot. The Runoff is scheduled for May 27, 2014. ...

 

Pictured (left to right) are Precinct Chairman candidate Patti C. Walker and TCRP Chairman Rosemary Edwards. Walker is opposed by Robert Morrow, not pictured. All candidates and the public were invited to participate in the Ballot Draws for placement sequence on the Runoff Ballot.

 
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So who won?

Posted on Mar 5, 2014 in Blog with comments

To find out who won, who didn't win, and who advances to a Primary Runoff (the top two voter-getters in races where no one cleared 50 percent or more), please see the following links:

State returns:

https://team1.sos.state.tx.us/enr

Travis County returns:

http://www.traviscountyclerk.org/eclerk/Content.do?code=E.393

Thanks to all of you who supported a candidate in this election, and special thanks to our brave candidates!

Polls to open at 11 a.m. due to weather delay

Posted on Mar 3, 2014 in Blog with comments
Dear Travis County Republicans,
 

Polling locations in Travis County will be delayed on Tuesday, March 4, due to expected bad weather conditions in the area.

Polls open until 9 p.m. in Travis County.

Precinct Conventions to start at 9:30 p.m., unless otherwise noted at your designated polling place.

... Please check our Twitter account (@TravisGOP) and this blog for more information as it becomes available.

Please forward to anyone who might need to know this information.

And again, thanks for your patience and cooperation.

Rosemary Edwards, Ph.D.
Travis County Republican Party Chair

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For more details about how how the Primary Election and/or the Precinct Conventions will be affected, please see the below special-purpose web sites:

Travis County Elections Resources: https://sites.google.com/site/travisgop

2014 Travis County Republican Conventions
(Precinct Conventions page): https://sites.google.com/site/tcrpcon/precinct-conventions

 

(Last updated 2:11 p.m. 3/4/14)

Open letter to the Press: If Wendy Davis doesn't want you ...

Posted on Jan 31, 2014 in Blog with comments

It has come to our attention that the Texas Capitol Press Corps is having considerable difficulty gaining access to Wendy Davis press events here in Travis County.

So we issued a letter to the media letting them know that our events -- including those featuring gubernatorial candiates such as Greg Abbott and Lisa Fritsch -- are open to them.

Please see the text of our offer of hospitality below.

>>Jan. 29, 2014
 
Capitol Press Corps
Texas Capitol
Austin, Texas
 
Dear members of the Press, ...