This Week in RSLC News: Special Election Victory in Wisconsin, NV Senate Leader Michael Roberson Wins Lt. Governor Nomination, and more

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DID YOU KNOW… Republican Jon Plumer defeated his Democrat opponent in a special election to fill a vacancy for Wisconsin’s 42nd Assembly District. Plumer essentially ran on par with President Trump’s margins from this district which Trump carried with 54% of the vote in 2016. Republicans will maintain their historic  64-35 majority in the state assembly. NOTEWORTHY NEWS National Democratic Redistricting Committee Chairman Eric … Read More

Holder Loads Up the Courts with Press-Grabbing Lawsuits Ahead of Possible Defeat at Supreme Court

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE David James djames@rslc.gop Holder Loads Up the Courts with Press-Grabbing Lawsuits Ahead of Possible Defeat at Supreme Court Holder Continues His “Right to Win” Campaign to Steal Constitutional Map Drawing Away From Voters WASHINGTON –  In the lead up to a major Supreme Court decision in the Gill v. Whitford case, divisive former Attorney General Eric Holder … Read More

This Week in RSLC News: Democrat Supermajority Ended in California, Lt. Governor and Secretary of State Nominees in New Mexico, and more

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IN CASE YOU MISSED IT… Republicans have officially ended the Democrat supermajority in the California state Senate after they successfully recalled Democrat state Senator Josh Newman Tuesday.  Ling Ling Chang, a former Republican Assemblywoman, was elected to replace Newman after voters overwhelming voted to remove Newman from office over his support of a $52 billion gas tax. 60% of voters in the 29th Senate … Read More

RSLC Support For Historic Recall Flips California Senate Seat

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TO:                      Interested Parties FROM:                Justin Richards, RSLC Vice President DATE:                 June 6, 2018 RE:                      RSLC Support For Historic Recall Flips California Senate Seat On June 5th, the voters of California state Senate District 29 recalled Democrat Josh Newman by a 20-point margin, 60-40%, largely over his support for a $52 billion gas tax increase.  The campaign was the first successful … Read More

Orange (County) Resistance Defeats California Blue – Strips Liberal Supermajority in Senate

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE David James djames@rslc.gop Orange (County) Resistance Defeats California Blue – Strips Liberal Supermajority in Senate Republican State Leadership Committee-Backed Recall Effort Holds Newman Accountable for Liberal Tax and Spend Platform WASHINGTON (June 6, 2018) – With 8.4 million registered Democrats, California has the highest registration of liberals compared to any other state, and last night they lost their supermajority … Read More

Republican Lieutenant Governors Association’s Quick Facts Regarding Lt. Governor Mike Parson

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 31, 2018 David James djames@rslc.gop Republican Lieutenant Governors Association’s Quick Facts Regarding Lt. Governor Mike Parson Parson Will Be the Seventh Lt. Governor to Become Governor Since the 2016 Election Lt. Governor Mike Parson will become the twelfth current sitting Republican Governor to have been a Lt. Governor, when he takes the oath of office on … Read More

This Week in RSLC News: 7th Republican Lt. Governor to Become Governor since 2016, Biggest Tax Cut in Iowa State History, and more

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DID YOU KNOW… When Missouri Lt. Governor Mike Parson takes the gubernatorial oath on Friday afternoon he will become the 7th Republican Lt. Governor since 2016 to become Governor, again highlighting the importance of building up the Republican bench in down-ballot races. Parson, whom the RLSC significantly supported in his 2016 campaign for Lt. Governor, previously spent over a decade in the Missouri legislature. … Read More

This Week in RSLC News: Georgia Runoffs, Oklahoma State Senator Kim David Named Majority Floor Leader, and more

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DID YOU KNOW… Eleven new Right Women, Right Now candidates won primaries for the Kentucky House on Tuesday night. Heading into this cycle, the Kentucky Republican House caucus made a concerted effort this cycle to recruit strong female candidates throughout the state to diversify the ranks of their majority. NOTEWORTHY NEWS David Sterling will face Arkansas Supreme Court Justice Courtney Goodson in … Read More

RSLC’s Judicial Fairness Initiative Congratulates David Sterling

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE David James djames@rslc.gop RSLC’s Judicial Fairness Initiative Congratulates David Sterling WASHINGTON – The Republican State Leadership Committee’s (RSLC) Judicial Fairness Initiative is pleased to congratulate David Sterling for advancing to a run-off for the Arkansas Supreme Court. “We are so pleased that David Sterling is advancing to a runoff for the Supreme Court, and that overall vote … Read More

This Week in RSLC News: Republicans Flip Pennsylvania State House Seat, GOP Lt. Governor Nominees Finalized in Idaho and Pennsylvania, and more

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YOU WON’T SEE THIS ON CNN… Republicans flipped a state legislative seat Tuesday night in a Pennsylvania special election. Former Army Ranger Tim O’Neal defeated his Democratic opponent in the special election for Pennsylvania’s 48th House District. O’Neal is the first Republican to represent this Western Pennsylvania House District since its creation in 1968. The RSLC launched a full-scale micro-targeted campaign of about $150,000 over … Read More