RSLC Weekly Roundup 1/18-1/22

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In the News The Houston Chronicle reported on the special election race for Texas House District 118, noting that Republican John Lujan has drawn national GOP support from the RLCC. The San Antonio Express-News endorsed John Lujan, stating that he is the “right choice” for the House District 118 runoff. The Holland Sentinel reported that Future Majority Project Board Member …

vchicolaRSLC Weekly Roundup 1/18-1/22

RSLC Weekly Roundup: 11/30-12/04

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From the Press Shop: This week, the Republican Legislative Campaign Committee (RLCC) announced their 2016 leadership this week. Texas Speaker Joe Straus will serve as Chairman, and Pennsylvania Speaker Mike Turzai will serve as Vice-Chair. Click here to read their full statements. In an incredible upset on Tuesday night, JaNice Van Ness defeated Democrat Tonya Andreson in a 72 percent Obama district to become Georgia’s newest …

vchicolaRSLC Weekly Roundup: 11/30-12/04

RSLC’s Judicial Fairness Initiative Releases TV Ad Highlighting Beth Walker for WV Supreme Court

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WASHINGTON, D.C.—Today, the Republican State Leadership Committee’s (RSLC) Judicial Fairness Initiative (JFI) released a new TV ad entitled “Health Advocate,” highlighting West Virginia Supreme Court candidate Beth Walker and her record serving as Associate General Counsel for the state’s largest healthcare system. The nearly six-figure ad buy is set to run statewide through the May 10 election and serves to inform voters …

vchicolaRSLC’s Judicial Fairness Initiative Releases TV Ad Highlighting Beth Walker for WV Supreme Court

RSLC Launches Multi-Platform Ads “AffordableVermont.com” Targeting Irresponsible Democrats

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, the Republican State Leadership Committee (RSLC) launched a multi-platform, five-figure ad campaign targeting Vermont Democrats, Speaker Shap Smith, Representative Stephen Carr and Senator Mark MacDonald, over their recurring support for steep taxes and tax increases. The digital and mail pieces draw attention to the hurting economy in Vermont that after repeated tax impositions or increases pushed …

vchicolaRSLC Launches Multi-Platform Ads “AffordableVermont.com” Targeting Irresponsible Democrats

RSLC’S Judicial Fairness Initiative Launches BestChoiceforWV.org

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WASHINGTON, D.C.—Today the Republican State Leadership Committee’s (RSLC) Judicial Fairness Initiative (JFI) launched a digital ad buy and the website BestChoiceforWV.org to accompany a television ad released late last week entitled “Old Boy Network.” The five-figure ad buy will run today through the election on May 10 to highlight Beth Walker, an accomplished, conservative candidate for the West Virginia Supreme Court. “In a crowded …

vchicolaRSLC’S Judicial Fairness Initiative Launches BestChoiceforWV.org

RSLC’s Future Majority Project Statement Honoring Asian Pacific American Heritage Month

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WASHINGTON, D.C.—Today T.W. Shannon, Chairman of the Republican State Leadership Committee’s (RSLC) Future Majority Project (FMP) and former Oklahoma Speaker of the House, issued the following statement to commemorate the beginning of Asian Pacific American Heritage Month:

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Weekly Roundup 4/25-4/29

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FROM THE PRESS SHOP WATCH: On Monday the RSLC’s Judicial Fairness Initiative (JFI) launched a multi-phase ad campaign on the West Virginia Supreme Court Race beginning with a TV ad, “Stop the Insiders,” & corresponding digital ad, StoptheInsiders.org, exposing two Democrat state Supreme Court candidates’ close ties to President Obama and his allies. Watch the ad below:  WATCH: On Tuesday, JFI followed up with …

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RSLC Judicial Fairness Initiative Expands Ad Buy on West Virginia Candidates for Supreme Court

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WASHINGTON, D.C.—Today the Republican State Leadership Committee’s (RSLC) Judicial Fairness Initiative (JFI) released its third television ad, entitled “Old Boy Network” ahead of the May 10 West Virginia Supreme Court election. The ad spotlights candidates Darrell McGraw and Bill Wooten, two former Democrat elected officials who repeatedly utilized their political standing in West Virginia to serve themselves and their cronies. …

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Democratic Secretaries of State Most At Risk in 2016 Races

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Written by Louis Jacobson
for Governing

Presidential campaign years are a busy time for secretaries of state, as they’re preoccupied with getting voters registered, working out ballot logistics, and counting and recounting votes. And this year, a number of secretaries of state also have their own elections to worry about. In 2016, eight secretaries of state will be chosen directly by voters. In virtually all of …

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RLCC Congratulates Tom Killion on his Special Election Victory in PA SD 9

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WASHINGTON, D.C.—Today the Republican Legislative Campaign Committee (RLCC) congratulates State Rep. Tom Killion on his special election victory in Pennsylvania Senate District 9, a suburban Philadelphia district President Obama carried by almost 10 points in 2012. Republican State Leadership Committee (RSLC) President Matt Walter issued the following statement on behalf of the RLCC: “A veteran public servant of over 20 years, Rep. …

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Outside Money in West Virginia High Court Race Nears $500K

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for Associated Press

Almost a half-million dollars in outside interest group money is influencing West Virginia’s five-way Supreme Court race through advertising. Disclosures with the secretary of state show the Republican State Leadership Committee bought $269,200 in ads against Bill Wooton and Darrell McGraw, both former Democratic elected officials. For the first time, the race is nonpartisan and will be decided during the …

vchicolaOutside Money in West Virginia High Court Race Nears $500K

RSLC Judicial Fairness Initiative Releases Ads on Darrell McGraw’s Loose Spending

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today the Republican State Leadership Committee’s (RSLC) Judicial Fairness Initiative (JFI) is out with its second round of television and digital ads, “Audit,” in the lead up to West Virginia’s May 10 Supreme Court election. The new ads spotlight Democrat Supreme Court candidate Darrell McGraw’s reckless and unethical spending on the taxpayer’s dime while serving as state attorney …

vchicolaRSLC Judicial Fairness Initiative Releases Ads on Darrell McGraw’s Loose Spending