This Week in RSLC News: Michigan Legislative Leaders Oppose Governor’s Tax Hikes, Lt. Governor Tim Griffin Advocates for School Choice, and more

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 DID YOU KNOW… According to a post-election analysis by the Washington Post, Republicans will have total control over the redistricting process for 179 Congressional seats based off the results from the 2018 midterm elections. In comparison, Democrats only have 76 districts that will be redrawn under complete Democrat control. In 2010, the RSLC was integral to helping flip 21 legislative chambers which presented Republican state … Read More

Republican State Leadership Committee Announces New Staff Hires for the 2019 – 2020 Election Cycle

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Campaign Veteran David Kanevsky To Serve as Vice President of Political Affairs WASHINGTON (March 6, 2019) — The Republican State Leadership Committee (RSLC) announced that David Kanevsky will serve as the organization’s new Vice President of Political Affairs.  Kanevsky previously served as the Director of Polling and Analytics at both the RSLC and the National Republican Senatorial Committee and was … Read More

Republicans Flip State Senate Seat in Kentucky Special Election

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Republican Phillip Wheeler Flips Fourth State Legislative Seat in 2019 – Democrats Have Flipped None WASHINGTON (March 5, 2019) – Republicans flipped their fourth state legislative seat of the year tonight in Kentucky Senate District 31.  In a district where 61% of the voters are registered Democrats, Republican Phillip Wheeler will replace the seat once occupied by entrenched Senate Democrat … Read More

Republicans Flip Two Legislative Seats in Deep Blue Connecticut

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GOP Wins Only State Legislative Seat Flips Since the 2018 Election WASHINGTON (February 27, 2019) – The Republican State Leadership Committee (RSLC) is celebrating the victories of Senator-elect Gennaro Bizzarro (SD-6) and Representative-elect Joe Zullo (HD–99), both of whom flipped Democrat seats in the Connecticut Legislature, following their respective victories in yesterday’s special elections in the Nutmeg State. Under Democrat … Read More

The Republican Secretaries of State Committee Mourns the Passing of Secretary Dennis Richardson – Dedicated Public Servant, Family Man, and Veteran

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WASHINGTON (February 27, 2019) – The members of The Republican Secretaries of State Committee (RSSC) were deeply saddened to learn of the passing of Oregon Secretary of State Dennis Richardson, following his battle with brain cancer.  Elected Secretary of State in 2016, Richardson was the first Republican elected statewide in Oregon since 2002, and the first Republican Secretary of State … Read More

Republican Legislative Campaign Committee Announces 2019 Executive Committee

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North Carolina Senate President Pro Tempore Phil Berger Will Serve as the Caucus Chairman Speaker Lee Chatfield (MI) and Speaker Kirk Cox (VA) to Serve as Vice Chairs WASHINGTON, D.C. (February 26, 2019) — The Republican Legislative Campaign Committee (RLCC), a caucus of the Republican State Leadership Committee (RSLC), announced that North Carolina Senate President Pro Tempore Phil Berger will serve … Read More

Republican State Leadership Committee Welcomes Ag America

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE David James djames@rslc.gop Republican State Leadership Committee Welcomes Ag America States’ Top Agricultural Officials Join Forces with Premiere Downticket Republican Committee WASHINGTON (February 22, 2019) – The Republican State Leadership Committee (RSLC) announced today that Ag America, the nation’s top organization dedicated to electing and supporting Republican state agricultural leaders, would join the RSLC as its fourth major … Read More

Republican Lieutenant Governors Association Selects Arkansas Lt. Governor Tim Griffin to Serve as Chairman

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE David Jamesdjames@rslc.gop Republican Lieutenant Governors Association Selects Arkansas Lt. Governor Tim Griffin to Serve as Chairman Iowa Lt. Governor Adam Gregg to Serve as Vice Chair WASHINGTON, D.C. (February 15th, 2019) — The Republican Lieutenant Governors Association (RLGA) announced Arkansas Lt. Governor Tim Griffin will serve as the 2019 Chairman of the national organization. “It is my … Read More