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  • FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Tuesday, November 24, 2015 First stop to the majority as Hickel joins House Republican caucus ‘One down, two to go’ says King County chair as party ramps up for 2016 Bellevue, Wash. – In advance of state Representative-elect Teri Hickel’s swearing in ceremony to the state House of Representatives, King County Republican […]

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  • Lately, there has been a lot of talk about Republican Party pledges to support the eventual Republican Party nominee for President. It is an important question for our Party because a fractured Republican Party likely means another term for the Democrats in the White House. Since we are in Seattle, the land of the Seahawks, […]

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  • Last evening the people of Washington went to bed thinking the Legislature had finished work on their behalf. Unfortunately, we all woke up to the rude reality that Senate Democrats would rather play games with the security of Washington State. That’s right, early this morning, Democrats in the State Senate reneged on their agreement and […]

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  • Democrats want a Government Shutdown. Earlier this week Democrat House Speaker Frank Chopp and his Democratic members set into motion a series of events in Olympia aimed at shutting down Washington State Government. First, Speaker Chopp demanded withdrawal from the ongoing and successful Transportation package negotiations. Then, Speaker Chopp demanded the same action in the […]

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  • The last couple of days have been a big deal in the course of politics for both King County and Olympia. Wednesday evening was the standing room only launch for Teri Hickel’s campaign for 30th Legislative District State Representative attended by legislators and supporters from across the state. On Thursday morning nearly one thousand people woke up early […]

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  • Last Saturday the King County Republican Party held its annual Lincoln Day Dinner at the Bellevue Hyatt. Billed as “Turning King County RED“, this year’s Lincoln Day Dinner was one of our best dinners in years, and we sold out! Special thanks to our Sponsors and Table Captains, John Carlson who was a masterful MC, […]

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  • Last Friday, the House Democrats unveiled their proposed Biennial Budget for Washington State. Even with $3 billion projected in new revenue from existing taxes, the Democrats want 1.5 billion additional dollars in new taxes on earnings, service businesses and bottled water (again!). Without new taxes, the Democrats’ budget simply doesn’t balance. The proposal should be […]

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  • Legislative District Town Halls: This week marked the halfway point for the current session of the Washington State Legislature. So far this session, the legislature has been busy addressing fundamental priorities including transportation and education to name a few. Tomorrow, many Senators and Representatives in King County will be holding town hall meetings to report […]

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  • Join your state legislators this Saturday March 14 for town hall meetings located across King County. Take this opportunity to hear about the issues before the legislature and ask questions to your State Senator and Representatives. Information on each scheduled district town hall can be found below. 1st Legislative District: Sen. Rosemary McAuliffe, Rep. Luis […]

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  • This past Monday, President’s Day, was our Annual KCGOP Grassroots Day at the Capitol. Our packed bus of energized grassroots activists and College Republicans arrived early in the morning at our state’s capitol. The day’s activities included a tour of the Secretary of State’s Office with a visit from our own Secretary Kim Wyman followed […]

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  • Next Monday, February 16th, is the King County Republican Party’s Annual Grassroots Day at the Capitol! Seats are filling up fast for this great opportunity to spend the day engaged in our state government. Your reservation includes a round trip bus ride with coffee and donuts in the morning, a tour of the Capitol building […]

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  • This past weekend, more than 500 Republicans descended upon Ocean Shores to attend the Roanoke Conference. It was a great opportunity for open discussion of issues that are important to our party. Some of the discussion topics covered this year were common core, human trafficking, the gas tax and youth in politics. Very interesting panelists […]

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  • This past weekend, the Washington State Republican Central Committee convened at Skamania Lodge in Stevenson, Washington, in order to organize for the 2015-2016 Political Term. The purpose of this meeting was to elect the Chairman of the Washington State Republicans, as well as to approve our WSRP Bylaws, in addition to other business to allow […]

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