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September 19, 2017 President Trump addresses the United Nations

Posted by on Sep 20, 2017 in Foreign Policy, News - National, Posts

Mr. Secretary General, Mr. President, world leaders, and distinguished delegates, welcome to New York. It is a profound honor to stand here in my home city as a representative of the American people to address the people of the world. As millions of our citizens continue to suffer the effects of the devastating hurricanes that have struck our country, I want to begin by expressing my appreciation to every leader in this room who has offered assistance and aid. The American people are strong and resilient, and they will emerge from these...

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Resolution to endorse the new $30 Tabs Initiative I-947

Posted by on Aug 21, 2017 in Elections, Issues, Posts, Washington State

Resolution for the Pierce County Republican Party to endorse the new $30 Tabs Initiative I-947 and to support the gathering of signatures for its qualification.   WHEREAS, Washington voters have twice voted for $30 tabs, WHEREAS, a recent KOMO News poll confirmed 85% support for $30 tabs, BE IT RESOLVED: that the Pierce County Republican Party endorses the new $30 Tabs Initiative I-947 and calls on voters across Pierce County to join others around the State to sign petitions and gather signatures before the December 31, 2017 deadline so...

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Sign the Petition to Oppose Seattle’s Disastrous Income Tax!

Posted by on Jul 30, 2017 in Issues, News - Washington State, Posts

Join the statewide opposition to an INCOME TAX FOR ALL after the Seattle City Council’s passage of their unconstitutional and illegal new income tax. Go to NotMyTax.com to sign the petition. Let your opinion count!   Full message from the Washington State Republican Party at this link

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Lincoln Day – 2017 Awards Recipients

Posted by on May 28, 2017 in Posts

Thank you to all for making our Lincoln Day Great! 100 Days, 100 Years and Still Fighting for Freedom 2017 Awards Recipients presented at our Lincoln Day Dinner Legacy Award to Marlyn Jensen Rookie of the Year to Gordon Claxton Volunteer of the Year to Colleen Wise Connie Coleman-Lacadie- Chairman’s Choice award

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Washington State Legendary Women’s Suffrage Leader (and a Republican)

Posted by on May 20, 2017 in Posts, Republican Women, Washington State

Did you know? A piece of Tacoma History! Emma Smith DeVoe the legendary women’s suffrage leader (and later the Vice Chair of the Washington State Republican Party) who directed the “still hunt” strategy to pick off political opponents and quietly stalk enough male votes to amend the Washington constitution to include the vote for women. In November 1910, she and other leaders in the movement succeeded in making Washington one of the first States to give women the vote. A decade after the State amendment, Emma was at a seat of honor when the...

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Capital Gains Disaster

Posted by on May 15, 2017 in Issues, Posts, Washington State

New capital gains disaster in Connecticut a warning for Washington, Fortunato says New $1.8 billion budg disaster in Connecticut direct result of cap gains inc tax like Dems want here. #waleg https://t.co/4nVoXPmXvU #waedu — Majority CoalitionWA (@WashingtonMCC) May 15,...

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State Senate Republicans introduce new bold bill

Posted by on Mar 19, 2017 in News - Washington State, Posts

The new Republican Senate Bill introduced Friday, states if nothing happens, the State Department of Licensing will stop collecting the fee altogether. “We’re not going to allow a state agency, the Department of Licensing, to basically be an accomplice to collecting this MVET schedule that is inflated and unfair,” said Sen Steve O’Ban, (R-Lakewood). …. Full Article at this...

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#FakeNews Breakdown

Posted by on Feb 12, 2017 in Posts, Right View of the Left Side

There sure has been a lot of Fake News! Watch Jesse Watters of “Watters World” take it on in a great breakdown of the most recent ones! Watch the latest video at video.foxnews.com

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Message from our Chair

Posted by on Jan 21, 2017 in Elections, Message from our Party Chair, News - Pierce County, Posts

What a crazy, exciting and momentous year 2016 was and now we are launching into a future that is brighter, more hopeful and full of opportunity in 2017. As President Donald J. Trump begins the first 100 days in office, your newly elected Pierce County Republican leadership is hard at work to make sure that 2017 and 2018 are the best Pierce County has seen. As the second largest county in the State, a county that has consistently added Republican seats over the last several elections, we aspire to kick this into high gear and fill every...

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Is Pierce County becoming Republican territory?

Posted by on Nov 18, 2016 in Elections, News - Pierce County, News - Washington State, Posts

Is Pierce County becoming Republican territory? Election results show area not as liberal as it once was Supporters of Republican President-elect Donald Trump, flash victory signs during the Pierce County Republican Party’s Election Night Party at the McGavick Conference Center at Clover Park Technical College Tuesday on Nov. 8, 2016. Dean J. Koepfler dean.koepfler@thenewstribune.com By Melissa Santos – msantos@thenewstribune.com Washington has been tilting more to the left in recent presidential elections, but not because of...

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