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September 9, 2016

Next Meeting Sept 12- at HQ!

Next meeting of the CCGOP at 7pm on September 12, 2016 at the Party Headquarters, 115 N. Lafayette Street, Shelby

The speakers for the meeting will be our five local candidates – Betsy Harnage, Register of Deeds  — Justin Brackett, District Court Judge –  re-elect County Commissioners, Johnny Hutchins, Ronnie Hawkins and Susan Allen.

We will also be explaining the ¼% sales tax on the ballot.

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September 3, 2016

Next meeting September 12

Next meeting of the CCGOP at 7pm on September 12, 2016 at the Party Headquarters, 115 N. Lafayette Street, Shelby

The speakers for the meeting will be our five local candidates – Betsy Harnage, Register of Deeds  — Justin Brackett, District Court Judge –  re-elect County Commissioners,  Johnny Hutchins, Ronnie Hawkins and Susan Allen.

We will also be explaining the ¼% sales tax on the ballot.

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August 30, 2016

Headquarters is Now Open

The Cleveland County Republican Party held it’s Grand Opening for the 2016 headquarters on Sunday, August 28th at 115 N. Lafayette St., Shelby, NC.  We had a great a turn out with our State and Local Candidates in attendance.  A fun time was had by all as everyone toured the new headquarters and geared up for an exciting election season.  Chairman Whetstine encouraged everyone to rally their family and friends to register and go to the polls and vote on November 8th.  The CCGOP is enthusiastic about the possibilities of gaining several new seats in the County and State, as well as, electing Presidential Candidate Donald J. Trump.  The Cleveland County Republican headquarters will be open Monday – Friday from 11:00am to 6pm.  If you need information, bumper stickers or yard signs, please feel free to stop by.  And as always, if you would like to volunteer, please contact Ronnie at 704-484-2GOP or email to chairman@ccgop.com 

Don’t forget Election Day will be held on Tuesday, November 8th.  Early Voting dates are TBA, see http://www.clevelandcounty.com/ccboe/  for update

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July 22, 2016

August Meeting with Mike Faulkenberry

The next meeting of the CCGOP at 7:00 on August 8, at the Cleveland Memorial Library, 104 Howie Street, Shelby.

Our speaker is Mike Faulkenberry with Convention of States Project who will share information about the Constitution and how and amendment is added.

Mike Faulkenberry is the NC State Director for the Convention of States Project.   As a lover of liberty he supports the Founder’s original intent regarding the Constitution, including all of Article V.

Mike is a Christian father of two sons and a native North Carolinian.  He is a retired Charlotte Mecklenburg Police Captain and a current small business owner.  Mike is a firearms dealer, an NRA certified pistol instructor and teaches the NC Concealed Carry Class.  He also does background investigations for various federal, state, and local entities as part of their hiring processes.

www.cosaction.com

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May 18, 2016

Next meeting June 13

The next meeting of the Cleveland County GOP will be June 13. The meeting will feature Tami Fitzgerald, the Executive Director of the North Carolina Values Coalition,which seeks to advance faith, family, and freedom in the culture of North Carolina from a Christian worldview by engaging Christians in (more…)

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May 2, 2016

Next Meeting May 9

Dr. Rit Varriale will be our May 9th speaker on God before Government.

http://www.godbeforegovernment.org/

The meeting will be at 7PM at the Cleveland County Memorial Library, 104 Howie Drive in Shelby. The public is invited.

 

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March 1, 2016

2016 Reagan Day Dinner

The Cleveland County Republican Party will hold its annual Reagan Day Dinner on April 16 at 6 PM, at the Earl Scruggs Center in Uptown Shelby. Guest speaker will be Senator Thom Tillis.

Tickets are $50 each and may be purchased HERE.

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February 15, 2016

CCGOP Precinct Meetings & Convention

The Cleveland County Republican Party is holding precinct meetings and county convention on March 12, at the Cleveland County Extension Building Auditorium at 130 S. Post Road in Shelby.

All registered Republicans are invited and encouraged to participate.  Registration begins at 8:30 a.m. and ends at 9 a.m.  Precinct meetings begin at 9 a.m., immediately followed by the county convention.  Registration fee is $5.

During the precinct meetings, voters select precinct officers and delegates to the county convention.

During the county convention, delegates will elect delegates to the District and State GOP Conventions. Delegates to these conventions must be elected at the county convention.

For more information, contact the Cleveland County Republican Party Chairman, Ronnie Whetstine, at 704-484-2GOP, or visitwww.ccgop.com.

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January 26, 2016

Next Meeting February 8

The speaker for the February 8th meeting will be Michele Nix NCGOP Vice Chair.

Michele Nix was elected to the position of Vice Chairman of the North Carolina Republican Party in June, 2015. Michele ran on a campaign platform of initiating a team of Grassroots Republican activists to engage minorities and youth voters to ensure a Republican victory in 2016 in the swing state of North Carolina. Since being elected Michele has visited over 50 counties in North Carolina, attending or speaking at county meetings, district meetings, and fundraisers. Michele’s goal is to impact all 100 counties by building coalitions and strengthening the Republican message.

Michele Nix was born in Troy, New York and (more…)

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December 16, 2015

Next meeting January 11 with Judge Dietz

The next meeting of the Cleveland County GOP will be on January 11.

Judge Richard Dietz of the N.C. Court of Appeals will present a program on the U.S. Supreme Court, including background on the justices, noteworthy cases coming in 2016, and his own experience at the High Court.  Judge Dietz is one of a small number of N.C. lawyers to have personally argued in the U.S. Supreme Court.  He represented the gun owner in the major gun rights case of the 2013 term of the Court.

Judge Dietz will be on the ballot in 2016 running to keep his seat on the Court of Appeals.  After graduating first in his law school class at Wake Forest University, Judge Dietz went on to become one of the best known appeals lawyers in the State.  He handled high-profile cases ranging from billion dollar appeals for Fortune 500 companies to groundbreaking constitutional cases for high school students.  He is a board certified specialist in appellate practice and has been ranked as one of the State’s “Super Lawyers” and “Legal Elite.”  Governor McCrory appointed Judge Dietz to fill a vacancy on the Court of Appeals in 2014.  You can learn more at his website www.DietzforCourt.com

 

The meeting will be at 7PM at the Cleveland County Memorial Library, 104 Howie Drive in Shelby. The public is invited.

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