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GAWTP’s Detailed Attorney General Endorsement

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February 17, 2014

GAWTP detailed Comptroller’s race recommendation

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February 17, 2014

2014 Primary Convenient one-page GAWTP endorsements

If you are having problems seeing the document, click on PDF link at the bottom of page.  You can also print this document. A member gave us a “heads-up” after she went to the poll to vote: Please inform voters to print sample ballot or write down notes of those we support. I had my …

February 17, 2014

Welcome & Endorsement Rules

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February 17, 2014

Get Out the Vote training Thursday

Join Us Thursday Night for Get Out the Vote Training   The block walking and phone bank training/refresher course postponed from last Saturday will be Thursday, February 13.  Time:  6 PM – 8:30  PM  Location:  Lakeview Church of the Nazarene  Refreshments will be served.  Our high school and college student team members attend at no cost.  …

February 12, 2014

Fri. Feb. 7th, Republican Primary Candidates for County Commissioner Precinct 2 – Cary Nix (incumbent) and Barry Barnett (challenger)

Friday, Feb. 7 , 2014  What:  Grassroots America sponsors debate between Republican Primary Candidates for County Commissioner Precinct 2 – Cary Nix (incumbent) and Barry Barnett (challenger) Time:   Doors open at 11 AM.  Box lunches available for purchase or attendees may bring their own.  Debate opening remarks begin at 11:45 AM and debate concludes at 1 PM. Location:  Lakeview Church of the …

January 28, 2014

Sat. Feb. 8th “Get Out the Vote” Training

“Get Out the Vote” training, lunch, and block walking/phoning project:  Don’t let the weather keep you away, this training will be extremely beneficial to all who attend!! 9:00 AM doors open  9:30 AM – 11:30 training and practice of voter contact techniques with door-to-door and phoning  11:30 AM – 1:00 PM  Grassroots America will sponsor …

January 27, 2014

Special Event! Grassroots America Welcomes “Papa” Cruz!

Grassroots America Hosts Special Event with Rafael Cruz, father of US Senator Ted Cruz   What:  Grassroots America Honors Pastor Rafael Cruz with Champion of Freedom Award.  Pastor Cruz was unable to attend the original ceremony on December 6, 2013, due to the North Texas winter storm.  When:  Tuesday, January 21, 2014 Time:   Doors open at 5:30 …

January 19, 2014

Candidate Debate: Candidates for District Attorney & 321st District Judge

Grassroots America continues local candidate debates with evening event Date:  Thursday Jan. 23 Time:  6:30 PM – 8:30 PM  Location:  Lakeview Church of the Nazarene, 10818 University Boulevard (Spur 248), Tyler.  The debates will be guided by an independent moderator.  Republican Primary Candidates for these offices will debate: District Attorney:  Incumbent Matt Bingham & challenger Reeve Jackson 321st …

January 19, 2014

Grassroots America continues local candidate debates

What:  Grassroots America sponsors debate between Republican Primary Candidates for Smith County Judge – the administrative judicial position that chairs the Commissioners Court and serve as the county budget officer.  Incumbent Joel Baker and challenger Major General John Furlow (Ret.) have both confirmed participation.    When:  Friday, January 17, 2014  Time:   Doors open at 11 AM.  …

January 16, 2014

Upcoming GAWTP Events & Meeting

LUNCH MEETINGS Friday, Jan. 10: Grassroots America kicks off its Primary Campaign Candidate Debates! Debate between Republican Primary Candidates for State Representative District 6 race – incumbent Matt Schaefer and challenger Skip Ogle  Debate opening remarks begin at 11:45 AM and debate concludes at 1 PM. Lakeview Church of the Nazarene Friday Jan. 17: County Judge Candidate …

January 9, 2014

Save the date #2! The Texas Supreme Court is under scrutiny. We will carefully vet these candidates!

Date:  Tuesday, February 4, 2014   Time:  6:30 – 8:30 PM   Program: Regional Event!  Texas Supreme Court Candidate forum with guest panelists to be announced.   Location: pending – likely will be Lakeview Church of the Nazarene in Tyler   No charge to attend

January 7, 2014

GAWTP 2014 “One Stop” Voter Info

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January 7, 2014

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1st Workshop 2014: Learn How to Fight Back!

  “Tweet the VOTE” Workshop   January 4, 2014, 9:00 AM- 3:00 PM    University of Texas at Tyler, Room 2255, Lancaster Academic Wing, Herrington Patriot Center (click here to open a map to meeting room) UPDATE:“Last call”! Have less than 15 seats left.  If you are still interested in attending, you need to email texas@teenpact.com by Friday …

December 9, 2013

Public Hearings this week! Want Property Taxes funding Toll Road?

  Smith County Taxpayers: Thank you for contacting the Smith County Commissioners Court to raise your concerns about local property tax dollars going to fund a state toll road to be managed by a group of unelected appointees (regional mobility authority).  We raised enough heat in the community that the Smith County Commissioners Court has …

December 8, 2013

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Update: Champions of Freedom Dinner is still on!

December 6, 2013

Friday Dec. 13th – The Life, Liberty & Property Tour comes to Tyler!

  The Life, Liberty & Property Tour Comes to Tyler! Why:   To make Texas strong for the tough days ahead, “We the People” must take the reins of influence away from special interests by ripping the “FOR SALE” sign off our state capitol! How? By electing constitutional conservatives to office – men and women who will …

December 3, 2013

East Texas Constitutional Alliance to hold Texas Comptroller Candidate Forum

November 23 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm Event Navigation « Grassroots America hosts briefing on the Affordable Care Act Freedom Awards Ceremony and Banquet » What: The East Texas Constitutional Alliance – of which Grassroots America is a founding member – will sponsor a candidate forum for Republican candidates for state comptroller.  This is …

November 22, 2013

Friday Nov. 15th Lunch meeting speaker: Jewish author, international speaker Avi Lipkin

The Rise of Radical Islam – the #1 Threat to Civilization  Grassroots America features special guest – Jewish author, international speaker Avi Lipkin  Date:   Friday, November 15  Time:  11:30 AM – 11:40 AM lunch line; 11:40 – Noon Announcements and Director’s updates; Noon – 1 PM Speaker  Location:  10818 University Blvd. (Spur 248), Tyler, …

November 6, 2013

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Grassroots America News Release

November 5, 2013   For Immediate Release             CONTACT: JoAnn Fleming, Executive Director, Grassroots America, 903-360-2858   Smith County Commissioners Court Set to Drain Local Taxes for State Highway Toll Road Project   Grassroots America launches county petition to save county roads: “We Need Local Tax Dollars for Bad County Roads!”   Tyler – Today, …

November 6, 2013

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