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Reagan Gala review

Posted on Jan 25, 2012 in Blog with comments

Thank you to everyone who attended or donated to our inaugural Ronald Reagan Gala on Jan. 24, 2012!

The Travis County Republican Party (TCRP) honored Atty. Gen. Greg Abbott with the local party's first REAGAN COURAGE AWARD at this year's fund-raising event titled "Ronald Reagan Gala - A Tribute to Courage."

The event, held at the University of Texas' AT&T Executive Conference Center on Jan. 24, featured Abbott as the keynote speaker, with tributes given by former state Solicitor Ted Cruz and Justice Jeff Rose. [...]

TCRP honored two of its own Precinct leaders at the event. James Randall received the Precinct Chairman of the Year award. And local GOP stalwart Frank Bomar was awarded with the title "Precinct Chairman Emeritus" for his 50 years of service to the Travis County Republican Party.

Atty. Gen. Abbott to receive Travis GOP's Reagan legacy award

Posted on Jan 20, 2012 in Blog with comments
Abbott publicity shot

Atty. Gen. Abbott to receive Travis GOP's Reagan legacy award, give keynote speech

AUSTIN, Texas -- The Travis County Republican Party (TCRP) will honor a favorite statewide elected official at their annual fund raiser on Tuesday.

Atty. Gen. Greg Abbott is the keynote speaker and honoree of the local party's first Ronald Reagan Gala, set for 7 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 24, at the University of Texas AT&T Executive Conference Center, 1900 University Ave., Austin. Individual tickets are $75 a head.

Abbott is slated to give the keynote after receiving the first "Reagan Courage Award." The new award is intended to recognize conservative officials who carry on the legacy of government accountability, limited spending, and family values exemplified by former U.S. President Ronald Reagan.

The timing of the award could not have been better, according to Andy Hogue, TCRP's communications director. [...]

Musical entertainment for Reagan Gala

Posted on Jan 18, 2012 in Blog with comments

While it's already a lot of fun to converse and dine with fellow conservatives at a Republican Party fundraiser, we couldn't help but add some top-notch entertainment to the mix.

Renowned concert pianist Reuel will be our musical guest for the TCRP's Ronald Reagan Gala this year! You can have a preview of his music at the following link:  http://reuelmeditz.com/youtube/


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Rosemary on the radio

Posted on Jan 3, 2012 in Blog with comments
TCRP Chairman Rosemary Edwards appeared on the Craig Bushon Show on Sunday on KJCE-AM, 1370.  Click on the station logo below to hear it! (Note: It's in the last third of the program.)

Update: Here's a link to a file that's cued to Rosemary's appearance (available through Jan. 15).

Meet our newest Republican state rep!

Posted on Dec 22, 2011 in Blog with comments

As many of you know, there was a special election in Aggieland recently to elect a successor to outgoing Rep. Fred Brown (R-College Station). The winner is Mr. John Raney, who will fill Fred Brown's unexpired term.

And he's invited us to come celebrate on the day before Christmas Eve here in Austin at the Capitol! See invitation above.