Weekly Roundup 10/17-1021

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FROM THE PRESS SHOP: WATCH: This week, the RSLC’s Judicial Fairness Initiative (JFI) released its second TV ad, “Playground,” in the race for Ohio Supreme Court. This announcement is the next phase of a six-figure ad campaign that began last week with the TV spot “Too Easy.” Watch “Playground” here: WATCH: The RSLC announced its second investment in the Kentucky general election with …

RSLC Weekly Roundup 10/10-10/14

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FROM THE PRESS SHOP #MUSTREAD: The RSLC debuted round three of “16 in ’16: Races to Watch.” The list features candidates from 16 states who serve their communities as educators, small business owners, grassroots activists and more. Meet the candidates here. The release is also available in Spanish here. The Republican Lieutenant Governor’s Association (RLGA) under the leadership of Chairman …

Weekly Roundup 10/3-10/7

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FROM THE PRESS SHOP VIDEO: This week, the RSLC launched its first TV ad in this year’s Kentucky general election. The spot, which will run on broadcast television, targets House Speaker Greg Stumbo’s devastating war on coal. Watch it here. IN THE NEWS CN2 Pure Politics was the first to report on the new RSLC ad buy in Kentucky, noting …

RSLC Weekly Roundup 9/26-9/30

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FROM THE PRESS SHOP On Monday, the RSLC launched a six-figure, multi-platform ad campaign on Wisconsin State Senator Julie Lassa abandoning taxpayers. The first phase includes a radio spot entitled “Abandoned,” as well as direct mail. The second phase, announced later in the week, added a digital component with online ads and the website WheresJulieLassa.com. This week, the RSLC also debuted …

Weekly Roundup 9/19-9/23

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IN THE NEWS The Albuquerque Journal reported that the RSLC is supporting state-level candidates through the “16 in ’16: Races to Watch” list. Highlighted candidates include the GOP secretary of state nominee, Nora Espinoza, House District 24 candidate Christina Hall, Senate District 29 candidate Greg Baca and Senate District 9 candidate Diego Espinoza.  The Green Valley News reported that Shelley Kais‘ bid for …

Weekly Roundup 9/12-9/16

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FROM THE PRESS SHOP #MUSTREAD: This week, the RSLC released the first round of its “16 in ’16: Races to Watch” list, highlighting some of the outstanding RSLC Future Majority Project (FMP) and Right Women, Right Now (RWRN) candidates running for state-level office this fall. Individual “16 in ’16” candidates will be featured daily on twitter. Follow along at @RSLC and join the conversation using #RSLC16in16. …

Weekly Roundup 9/5-9/9

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FROM THE PRESS SHOP This week, the RSLC launched ShumlinLegacy.com and a five-figure digital ad buy, tying Vermont’s legislative Democrats to Governor Shumlin’s disastrous legacy of higher taxes and bigger government. IN THE NEWS The Hill reported that Democrats are setting their sights on state legislatures in an attempt to win back the house, but Republicans remain undaunted. “We don’t have the …

Weekly Roundup 8/22-8/26

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IN THE NEWS #MustRead: The New York Times reported that the Democrats’ weak bench will likely undermine their hopes of regaining control of the U.S. Senate. “Democratic ranks have also been decimated in state governments across the nation, where new leaders tend to plant roots for future higher office,” Steinhauer writes, explaining why the RSLC’s success in electing hundreds of …

RSLC Weekly Roundup 8/15-8/19

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IN THE NEWS: This week, the Republican Party of Virginia (RPV) and over 50 local GOP committees throughout the state launched new websites – built with win.gop – to engage voters as November approaches. Read statements from RSLC President and .gop Chairman Matt Walter, RNC Chairman Reince Preibus, and RPV Chairman John Whitbeck here.   The Atlantic interviewed RSLC President Matt Walter on how the top …

Weekly Roundup 8/8-8/12

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FROM THE PRESS SHOP Tuesday was a big night for down-ballot Republicans! That night, the RLGA congratulated Randy Brock on officially becoming the GOP nominee for Vermont lieutenant governor. A decorated veteran, former state legislator, and the first African-American elected to statewide office in Vermont as its State Auditor, Brock is a formidable candidate who will bring a “fresh perspective and breadth of …