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 …

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RSLC Weekly Roundup: 2/1-2/5

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FROM THE PRESS SHOP This week, the RSLC announced a multi-platform, six-figure ad campaign leading up to the four Kentucky House special elections on March 8. The first phase is a digital ad buy tying Kentucky Democrats to Barack Obama’s track record of failed policies. Check it out at obamateamforkentucky.com. T.W. Shannon, Chairman of the RSLC’s Future Majority Project (FMP) and former Oklahoma …

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The United States is getting more and more Republican

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Written by Chris Cillizza
for The Washington Post

For the first time since Gallup began measuring party affiliation nationwide, there are now more red states than blue ones.  Twenty states are either solidly Republican or leaning Republican while just 14 are solidly or leaning Democratic. The remaining 16 are competitive between the two parties. “This is the first time in Gallup’s eight years of tracking partisanship by state that …

vchicolaThe United States is getting more and more Republican

Red States Outnumber Blue for First Time in Gallup Tracking

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Written by Jeffrey M. Jones
for Gallup

PRINCETON, N.J. — Gallup’s analysis of political party affiliation at the state level in 2015 finds that 20 states are solidly Republican or leaning Republican, compared with 14 solidly Democratic or leaning Democratic states. The remaining 16 are competitive. This is the first time in Gallup’s eight years of tracking partisanship by state that there have been more Republican than …

vchicolaRed States Outnumber Blue for First Time in Gallup Tracking

National GOP group pours money into special House races

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Written by Jack Brammer
for Lexington Herald-Leader

FRANKFORT — Out-of-state money is coming into Kentucky for the four special state House elections on March 8. The special elections set by Gov. Matt Bevin to fill vacancies in the House could go a long way in determining if Democrats this year keep control of the state House. They have led the chamber since 1921. The Republican State Leadership Committee, …

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RSLC’s Future Majority Project Statement Honoring Black History Month

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Today on behalf of the Republican State Leadership Committee (RSLC), T.W. Shannon, Chairman of the RSLC’s Future Majority Project (FMP) and former Oklahoma Speaker of the House, issued the following statement in celebration of Black History Month: “Every February, our nation commemorates the central role African Americans have played in shaping the culture and fabric of our country. Today marks the beginning of Black History …

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RSLC Launches Ad Buy on Kentucky’s Team Obama House Candidates

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The buy is the first phase of a six-figure campaign before the March 8 special House elections   WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today the Republican State leadership Committee (RSLC) launched a digital ad buy around Kentucky highlighting the four Democratic state House candidates running in the March 8 special elections and their loyalties to President Obama and his failed policies. This is …

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RSLC Weekly Roundup: 1/25-1/29

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FROM THE PRESS SHOP The RLCC congratulated John Lujan on his special election victory in Texas House District 118. This incredible upset makes Lujan the first Republican elected to this seat in the district’s history. The Spanish language version of this release is available here. IN THE NEWS Breitbart Texas reported on Lujan’s special election win, noting that his victory …

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RLCC felicita a John Lujan por histórica victoria en Distrito 118 de la Cámara de Representantes de Tejas

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En el día de hoy, el Comité de la Campaña Legislativa Republicana (Republican Legislative Campaign Committee, RLCC) felicitó a John Lujan por haber sido elegido para representar el Distrito 118 de la Cámara de Representantes de Tejas, con lo cual se convierte en el primer republicano que ocupa ese cargo legislativo en la historia. Esta victoria en elecciones especiales propicia …

vchicolaRLCC felicita a John Lujan por histórica victoria en Distrito 118 de la Cámara de Representantes de Tejas

RLCC Congratulates John Lujan on Historic Victory in Texas HD 118

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Today the Republican Legislative Campaign Committee (RLCC) congratulates John Lujan on his election to Texas House District 118 that makes him the first Republican to ever win this seat. This special election victory enabled House Republicans to add another member to their caucus in a staunchly-blue district seat long held by Democrats. The RLCC also congratulates Texas House Speaker and RLCC Chairman Joe Straus for his role in expanding the …

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