DCGOP Organizational Meeting & Running for Party Office
December 31st, 2016
Fellow Douglas County Republicans,
With Christmas behind us and the new-year
about to begin, it's time to prepare for the Douglas County Republican
The meeting will be Tuesday, February 7th, at the Douglas County
Events Center. At the meeting, we will elect a chairman, potentially up two vice-chairman*, secretary, and
treasurer. We will also elect district captains and bonus members.
*At the meeting, the Douglas County Republican
Central Committee will be presented with a proposed bylaws amendment that, if
passed by two-thirds vote, will add a second vice-chair officer
position. The primary job of this new position will be planning social events
and GOTV training. The primary job of the first vice-chair position will be
If you are a voting member of the Central
Committee--or intend to run for one of the positions that will be elected at
the meeting--please be sure to set aside the evening of February 7th so you can
Starting Monday, January 9th, candidates
for party office may send members of the Central Committee campaign emails via
the party website.
I would ask you to please be patient as
candidates for party office contact you--they will be asking for your vote for
a time-consuming, unpaid volunteer position. Please hear them out so that
you may cast an informed vote at the meeting.
If you are interested in
being a candidate for chairman, (first or second) vice-chairman, secretary or
contact me and I'll make sure you have the ability to send out campaign emails
starting January 9th and that your name appears pre-printed on the
ballot. If you want your name pre-printed on the ballot, be sure to let
me know by January 16th at 11pm.
Thank you for all the work you have done
for the Republican Party, and may 2017 be a year of great success for all of
Stephen Allen, Secretary
Douglas County Republicans