From the Chairman's Desk-August 16, 2016

The Clark County Republican Party is guided by Core Principles and the 2016 Clark County Republican Party PlatformNote that our platform states: We dedicate time, talent, and efforts to electing those candidates who represent these principles and commit to implementing them into public policy.

Send items for the newsletter to media@clarkrepublicans.com.  Please visit us at Republican HQ where we have yard signs and literature for many candidates.   Our address is 9401 NE Covington Rd, Vancouver and we are open each weekday noon - 4:00pm.

Now Hiring!  The Clark County Republican Party is recruiting people interested in earning up to $15 per hour canvassing for Republican voters.  If you have never canvassed before, you will be amazed at the positive interactions you have.  The need is great, the weather is terrific and the time is very, very short!  Please join our team today.  Contact Phil Haggerty right now for details 360-256-7408  pehaggerty1@gmail.com.

WSRP is also hiring canvassers in Clark County:  The November election is less than 90 days away. The WSRP is hiring Canvassers to be a part of the winning team! If you are looking for a part-time job through November, then this is the job for you. Canvassers must work a minimum of 12 hours per week, at $15 per hour. No prior campaign experience is necessary for this opportunity, training will be provided. We are looking for individuals with a willingness to work and a positive and friendly attitude. If you are interested, please contact Hal Palmer for an interview at hal.equitynw@gmail.com 360-431-2733.  We need canvassers to start immediately, so do not delay! Be a part of electing Republicans at the ground level. We look forward to working with you towards big wins in November.

You’re needed at the Call Center:  Our call center, recognized by many as the best in the state, needs workers now.  We’ll be calling voters each evening between 5:00 – 8:00pm and we need you right now!  Please contact Kenny to get on the schedule KennySmith@ClarkRepublicans.com 360-521-8565.  We’re asking just a few very easy questions that will help us tremendously once the ballots arrive.  Please commit to a night or two per week.

Trump Volunteers meet each Wednesday 2:00 – 5:00pm at our HQ to for phone banking and volunteer training.  9401 NE Covnington Rd, Vancouver.

Donald Trump campaign HQ is open for business 9am – 5pm. 7005 NE 179th St. Vancouver, WA (360) 979-1900. 

Help keep campaign signs in good order.  If you carry a screw gun and hammer you can easily fix any sign problem in moments.  Let’s keep our candidates’ signs up and looking sharp!  Feel free to correct any sign in trouble.

Your Civic Duty.  Besides voting, you can aid your community by serving on a board or commission.  This is also an ideal way for an activist to gain experience, establish a reputation and build name recognition for future service.  Here are some current openings:  City of Vancouver Aviation Advisory Committee  Deadline: Aug. 26, 2016. Clark County Solid Waste Advisory Commission  Apply by August 22, 2016.  Health Council Apply by September 2, 2016.

Only two months to get to know the candidates before ballots are mailed!  Please help your neighbors make the right choice.  Study each candidate so you can explain why you support them. 

Video Voter’s Guide:  http://www.tvw.org/video-voters-guide/

Individual Candidate Sites:
Governor: Bill Bryant
Secretary of State: Kim Wyman
Lt. Governor: Marty McClendon
State Treasurer: Duane Davidson and Michael Waite 
State Auditor: Mark Miloscia
Public Lands Commissioner: Steve McLaughlin
US Senate: Chris Vance
U.S. Congress: Re-Elect Jaime Herrera Beutler
LD14 WA State Senate: Curtis King (Incumbent) and Amanda Richards
LD14 WA State Representative Pos 1: Norm Johnson (Incumbent)
LD14 WA State Representative Pos 2: Gina McCabe (Incumbent)
LD17 WA State Senate: Lynda Wilson
LD17 WA State Representative Pos 1: Vicki Kraft
LD17 WA State Representative Pos 2: Paul Harris (Incumbent)
LD18 WA State Senate: Ann Rivers (Incumbent)
LD18 WA State Representative Pos 1: Brandon Vick (Incumbent)
LD18 WA State Representative Pos 2: Liz Pike (Incumbent)
LD20 WA State Senate: John Braun (Incumbent)
LD20 WA State Representative Pos 1: Richard DeBolt (Incumbent)
LD20 WA State Representative Pos 2: Ed Orcutt (Incumbent)
LD49 WA State Senate: Lewis Gerhardt
Clark County Council Pos. 3: John Blom
Clark County Council Pos. 4: Eileen Quiring

Coming Events (also found on our calendar)
The events listed may or may not be organized, sponsored or endorsed by the CCRP.  If you have events that you would like to see listed, please send them to media@ClarkRepublicans.com

CALL CENTER EACH EVENING 5:00 – 8:00pm
Clark County Republican Party HQ - 9401 NE Covington Rd., Vancouver
Each evening we will call voters and ask a few simple questions.  Please contact Kenny to get your name on the schedule.  There is just a very tiny window of opportunity to get this work done.  Please commit to help us today.  KennySmith@ClarkRepublicans.com 360-521-8565.

TRUMP CALL CENTER AT REPUBLICAN HQ August 17, 2:00 – 5:00pm
Clark County Republican Party HQ - 9401 NE Covington Rd., Vancouver
Each Wednesday the Trump organization will help supporters phone bank and will offer volunteer training.  Bring your laptop if available. 

 

FREEDOM FUNDRAISER FOR LIZ PIKE August 18, 5:00 – 7:00pm
Big Oak Farms 26212 NE Hinness Road Brush Prairie, WA 98606
Tiffany and Rusty Couch invite you to support the Re-election of WA State Rep. Liz Pike.  Driving Directions: Take Ward Road/182nd Avenue to 139th Street. Turn right and travel east on 139th Street approximately 4 miles.  Stay left on NE Rawson Road. Turn right on Hinness Road. (Hinness is just before Clark Rifle Range). Travel South on Hinness approximately 1 mile. The Couch home is on the right. Park in driveway, or turn right on Glory Road and park in front of the big red barn.  RSVP: Rep. Liz Pike; Call/Text (360) 281-8720 Email: ElectLizPike@comcast.net. Or Tiffany Couch; Call/Text (360) 601-4151 Email: TCouch@acuityforensics.com

POLITICALLY SPEAKING TOASTMASTER’S August 18, 6:00 – 7:30pm
Clark County Republican Party HQ - 9401 NE Covington Rd., Vancouver
You should join Toastmasters for the camaraderie and self-confidence… Remember what Dale Carnegie said, “My training in public speaking has given me the confidence, courage, poise and ability to meet and deal with people in business more than all the rest of my college courses put together!” 

COUNTY COUNCIL PUBLIC HEARING August 23, 10:00am
Public Service Center, sixth-floor hearing room, 1300 Franklin St., Vancouver
The council has a surprise for us each week.  Come see what this week brings.  Clearly we need many activists there to watch and report what is happening to our county.  Please come to these county hearings, or at least watch them on www.CVTV.org (and then you’ll probably start attending anyway).

TRUMP CALL CENTER AT REPUBLICAN HQ August 24, 2:00 – 5:00pm
Clark County Republican Party HQ - 9401 NE Covington Rd., Vancouver
Each Wednesday the Trump organization will help supporters phone bank and will offer volunteer training.  Bring your laptop if available. 

POLITICALLY SPEAKING TOASTMASTER’S August 25, 6:00 – 7:30pm
Clark County Republican Party HQ - 9401 NE Covington Rd., Vancouver
You should join Toastmasters for the camaraderie and self-confidence… Remember what Dale Carnegie said, “My training in public speaking has given me the confidence, courage, poise and ability to meet and deal with people in business more than all the rest of my college courses put together!” 


FUNDRAISING FIESTA TO ELECT EILEEN QUIRING September 1, 6:00 – 9:00pm

Shangri-La Farm 26300 NE Third Street, Camas
PLEASE PARK AT GROVE FIELD AIRPORT; 632 NE 267th Avenue, Camas, WA 98607. Eileen’s campaign has rented the airport parking lot for overflow parking. Follow foot trail through the woods to Shangri-La Farm or take the free Lincoln Continental shuttle service to the farm.  RSVP to State Rep. Liz Pike, (360) 281-8720 / ElectLizPike@comcast.net or Eileen Quiring, (360) 606-0151 / Eileen2Q@hotmail.com

SAVE THE DATE – MEET THE JUDGE CANDIDATES September 9
Location TBD
In November we will be electing three Washington State Supreme Court Justices and we have invited all the three challengers here to meet you.  Mark it on your calendar, invite your friends & watch the newsletter for details.

Call me.   I am available to you any time,

Kenny Smith
Chairman
Clark County Republican Party
KennySmith@ClarkRepublicans.com
360-521-8565

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