Western New Castle Republican Committee

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January Region Meeting

Posted by Dave on January 31, 2016 at 2:25 PM Comments comments (0)

James Spadola, candidate for the 1st Senate District, addressed our gathering.  He gave us his personal background and outlined why he is running for office.

October Region Meeting

Posted by Dave on October 27, 2015 at 5:25 PM Comments comments (0)

We conducted our officer elections. The results are as follows:

Chair: David W. Gilefski

Vice-Chair: Dr. Ken James

Treasurer: Genie Leake

We also heard from our executive director, John Fluharty, and from George Parish, candidate for Insurance Commissioner.

August Region Meeting

Posted by Dave on September 16, 2015 at 6:25 PM Comments comments (0)

Sen. Colin Bonini spoke to us about his campaign for governor.  We also heard updates on the O'Shauhnessy-Coleman campaign.

July Region Meeting

Posted by Dave on September 16, 2015 at 6:25 PM Comments comments (0)

At our July region meeting we had a chance to hear our candidate for the 18th Rep. District, Eileen O-Shaughnessy-Coleman, talk about her campaign.  There was a large turnout for her.

2015 State Convention

Posted by Dave on May 30, 2015 at 4:05 PM Comments comments (0)

At our 2015 Convention we heard a great speech from Carly Fiorina.  We also elected officers for state party positions.  The results are as follows:

Charlie Copeland, State Chair

John Foltz, Vice Chair

Bill Smith, Treasurer

Carol Bodine, Secretary

We also approved changes to the party rules.  These included:

1) Moving the 13th RD to our region

2) Streamlining convention procedures for selecting officers for conventions

3) Re-working the endorsement process for candidates in election years

All these rule changes were presented at our April region meeting and emailed to the region.

April Region Meeting

Posted by Dave on May 18, 2015 at 5:20 PM Comments comments (0)

At our April meeting Hans Riegle talked to us about why he is running for US Congress in 2016.  He told us about his background, his reasons for running and what he will need from Republicans to help him in his campaign.

We also voted on our slate of delegates for the 2015 State Convention.  The vote was unanimous.

And we were given the final report from the Rules Committee.  Anthony Delcollo presented the proposed changes, which were handed out for all to see and were subsequently mailed to the region in the "Weekly Update".

March Region Meeting

Posted by Dave on April 9, 2015 at 5:00 PM Comments comments (0)

Our March region meeting featured a talk by John Foltz on his candidacy for State Party Vice-Chair -and- a visit from George Parrish, who is running for Insurance Commissioner. 

We were also updated on the goings-on of the state party's Rules Committee, which is in the process of considering proposals ahead of our May 30th convention.  The report was given by Fred Cullis and Anthony Delcollo, who represent our region on the committee.

We also took on a volunteer service activity and packaged 85 bags of food for the homeless of our community.  With the help of all in attendance we completed the job in about 10 minutes!

February Region Meeting

Posted by Dave on March 8, 2015 at 1:30 PM Comments comments (0)

State Committee Chairman Charlie Copeland was our guest speaker at our February meeting.  Charlie addressed both the recent successes of the party and its challenges.  He fielded a variety of questions about the future of the party and made it clear that he intends to run for another term as our Party Chairman.

This was also our region's first meeting in our new location at 360 College Square.

January Region Meeting

Posted by Dave on February 3, 2015 at 11:30 AM Comments comments (0)

Our January meeting (held on Feb. 2nd) featured a talk by our National Committeewoman, Ellen Barrosse.  She gave us an update of recent developments at the RNC.

We also had updates on the legislature from Sen. Lavelle and Rep. Ramone, as well as information on the upcoming referenda in Christina and Red Clay school districts.

Annual Christmas Party

Posted by Dave on January 14, 2015 at 7:20 PM Comments comments (0)

Our annual Christmas Party was a big success.  We were visited by party leaders, elected officials and even Santa Claus!  A special thanks to all of you who donated food items.  We collected a total of 209 lbs. of food for the Food Bank of Delaware.


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Sunday, Oct 22 at 5:45 PM - 6:45 PM
Monday, Oct 23 at 7:00 PM - 8:15 PM
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