Membership Newsletter – June 2024

Memo from Michael (Chairman of St Clair GOP) Last month, more than 600 Republicans from across the state convened in Collinsville for the Illinois Republican Party Convention. Attendees participated in trainings that empowered them to be more effective volunteers, precinct committeemen, and candidates. We also heard from our Illinois Congressional Delegation (Congressmen Mike Bost and Darin […]

Membership Newsletter – May 2024

A Message from the new County Chairman Chairman’s Letter   Last month, I was unanimously elected by my fellow Precinct Committeemen to St. Clair County Republican Party Chairman. It’s a great honor and a responsibility that I take seriously. We’ve made a lot of progress in St. Clair County over the past four years – […]

Membership Newsletter – April 2024

Congratulations to the candidates who made it through the primary. For those whose campaigns will not continue, thank you for your hard work the past months and for showing the voters how the election system works.  I appeal to everyone, now it is time to unite under a common banner, to lock arms, and join […]

Membership Newsletter – March 2024

Each election becomes “the most important” because more is at stake with each election. The decisions made in each level of government has become more invasive into our occupations, schools, bank accounts, families, and individual lives. We have the right and responsibility to VOTE. But we need people to vote for on the ballot. Thank you to candidates for […]

Membership Newsletter – February 2024

We Made It! Since January 1st we’ve gained 30 more minutes of sunshine; well, if you don’t count all the cloudy, rainy days we had! But we can anticipate sunshine and warmth are coming! We are also anticipating the primary election for 2024. If you requested a mail in ballot, it should arrive in your mailbox […]

Membership Newsletter – January 2024

I’m not one for multiple resolutions each year. Resolutions tend to be self-help wishes—more industrious endeavors, less fat, more self-control, less stuff. What would one word be which would describe your resolution for 2024? Let me offer mine—FORWARD. We must look to the goal before us and not the starting line behind us. We are […]

Membership Newsletter – December 2023

Must be winter–that particular chill in the air which soaks to the bone has made its debut! The Christmas lights are up and lending a festive mood to driving around town.   The deadline for turning in petitions has arrived. The March primary will have the names of those who worked hard to get the […]

Membership Newsletter – November 2023

  Here in the autumn of the year the kids are coming off their sugar high of Halloween and its too early to think of Christmas (though you couldn’t tell from the store displays!). There is a simple holiday which often seems to get overlooked or pushed out of the limelight, Thanksgiving Day.  How appropriate […]

Membership Newsletter – October 2023

View in browser The United States is a government described as ‘a representative democracy.’ Representative democracy is a form of democracy in which people vote for representatives who then vote on policy initiatives.   Our elections–with its many parts of petitions, signatures, the spring primary, campaigns, and the general election in November–is representative democracy in motion […]

Membership Newsletter – September 2023

We are going through the transition from summer to fall. That applies to the weather, to activities, and the coming election. Soon there will be opportunities to sign candidate petitions so their names can be on the March primary ballot. Keep reading for when and where those opportunities will pop up!   St Clair recently […]