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LOCATION CHANGE for Friday 9th lunch meeting!!!

Friday, March 9, 2018 Please Note this Change of Meeting Location. Due to repair issues at our usual location, we will be meeting this Friday only at the:  Holiday Inn – South Broadway,  5701 South Broadway, Tyler, TX 75703 The chef is preparing a $10 per person buffet for Grassroots America guests with soup, salad …

March 7, 2018

Craddick: TX Oil & Gas & Trump

Grassroots America Hosts Texas Railroad Commission Chairman Christi Craddick: The Texas Oil & Gas Industry – Why It’s Important to YOU!   WHEN:    Friday, February 3, 2017 TIME:      11:30 – 1:00 PM (Special announcements 11:30 – noon. This is where Heather reports on special events and JoAnn reports on the legislative session and the recent …

January 26, 2017

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Inauguration Live-streamed + Friday with Tesla

Inauguration update for Friday: Grassroots America’s Advance Team Leader Jack Short plans to live stream the Inauguration before our meeting starts. He’ll start the televised event around 10:45 AM  You won’t miss a thing!   Free markets:  marketplace competition unrestricted by government; “opportunity for all – favoritism for none,” a limited government principle that seeks …

January 13, 2017

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Gov’t Goes after Pastors – You’re Next

Do you think it’s okay for the government to subpoena a pastor’s sermons? We don’t! In October 2014, a Houston mayor subpoenaed sermons of pastors who opposed her “anti-discrimination” ordinance, which would have allowed biological men to enter women’s restrooms and locker rooms. The pastors fought back. The mayor dropped the subpoenas. The mayor’s ordinance …

January 3, 2017

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Welcome JoAnn Back Dec. 16

Note an earlier start time for Friday, Dec. 16 – final meeting of 2016! You voted for a special time for Christmas fellowship! Don’t miss it!   Let’s welcome JoAnn back (after being away almost a month helping her Dad recover). 11 AM – Noon: Pizza & drink $6.00 per person Bring your favorite cookies …

December 8, 2016

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Friday – Stop Dismembering of Babies

We proudly stand with the oldest and largest statewide pro-life organization in Texas. Unlike another so-called “pro-life” organization, Texas Right to Life does not  endorse pro-abortion/pro-death Republicans to curry political favor in Austin! Don’t miss this Friday’s meeting with Texas Right to Life’s brilliant Legislative Director John Seago! In JoAnn’s absence, State Rep. Matt Schaefer …

December 1, 2016

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Religious Liberty & Parental Rights Under Attack

October 14, 2016

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Next Friday – We Have Good News

As a constitutional conservative… do you ever feel like you are pushing a boulder up a hill? Trying to nail Jello to a wall?   For next Friday’s meeting, we’re bringing back a duo that will make you feel better! Daniel Greer & Weston Hicks  “New Media” Digital Reporters & Conservative Commentators from Austin   …

September 30, 2016

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Special Friday Lunch Meeting: Nick Adams, “Political Correctness is making the American Dream a European Nightmare”

We have rescheduled Nick Adams (he was scheduled to speak to us on June 17th) because at the last minute, the US State Dept. denied Nick’s travel visa to the US from Australia. Grassroots America Hits Political Correctness with Australian-turned-American Nick Adams Date: Friday, Sept. 9th Time: 11:30 AM – 1 PM Place: Lakeview Church …

September 9, 2016

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Grassroots America Set to Interview Tyler Mayor and City Manager

      Date:  Friday, July 15, 2016 Time: 11:30 AM – 1 PM Place:  Lakeview Church of the Nazarene, 10818 University Blvd., Tyler No cost to attend. Public welcome. Bring a lunch or purchase Subway sandwich on site. Speakers:  Tyler Mayor Martin Heines and City Manager Ed Broussard After the Mayor and City Manager present …

July 11, 2016

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Reduced Meeting Schedule for the Summer!

It’s getting to be busy summer time… filled with family reunions, graduations, vacations and weddings.  To help, we’ll have one planned meeting for the months of June, July & August.  Please invite others to these great meetings! Friday, June 17th Nick Adams:  “Political Correctness is making the American Dream a European Nightmare” Friday, July 15th …

May 17, 2016

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CANCELED: Senator Bob Hall (rescheduled for April 1st)

Due to schedule conflict with church

March 1, 2016

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Friday: Campaign Volunteer Training at 11am then 3 Friends Return!

The Primary early voting starts in less than 2 weeks and we need a lot of volunteers to help our candidates. Will you take the time to help elect more conservatives to make our governments stronger? I hope so, that is why we will be holding a training session this Friday at 11am, just before …

January 31, 2016

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2016 Lunch Meeting Dates

        2016 Lunch Meeting Dates      1st and 3rd Fridays each month (except during the week of a holiday) January – 8 & 15 (Jan.  1 is New Years Day)  February – 5 & 19  March – 4 & 18  April – 1 & 15  May – 6 & 20  June …

November 13, 2015

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Special Training PRIOR to Lunch Speaker

Special Training PRIOR to Lunch Speaker Action Training: What to do when GAWTP sends out an action item.  Time: 11:00 to 11:20 It is a time for action! We can no longer sit by and do nothing while our country crumbles! In the American War for Independence there were people of action that were ready to …

August 5, 2015

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Friday August 7th – Texas Eagle Forum President Cathie Adams

Friday, August 7, 2015  Grassroots America features program on Border Security and Illegal Immigration Date:  Friday, August 7 Speaker: Texas Eagle Forum President Cathie Adams  Topic: “Immigration Reform Should Focus on Jobs, Wages, and National Security” Location:  Lakeview Church of the Nazarene, 10818 University Blvd. (Spur 248), Tyler.  Time:       11:30 AM  – 1 PM   …

August 5, 2015

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Friday, July 10th Lunch Speaker: Avi Lipkin – Iran and the ISIS rivalry and how it affects the world.

  A timely advisory ripped right from the headlines! Avi will describe Iran and the ISIS rivalry and how it affects the world.  Avi Lipkin has spoken to numerous churches, synagogues and civic groups (including radio and TV appearances). He offers compelling proof that the fanaticism of radical Islam is the number one threat to world …

July 8, 2015

JoAnn: Defend the Ancient Landmarks!

Warning to political weasels & spineless squishes… Head for the tall grass…she’s back!   This Friday is the first time I’ve been to a Grassroots America meeting since February 6 when I presented the legislative priorities for the 84th session. Since then, I’ve had surgery, followed the legislative session, and recovered from both fairly well. …

June 16, 2015

Friday May 15th lunch meeting: Smith County Road Plan: Smith Co. Comm. Jeff Warr & Co. Engineer Frank Davis

Message from the Executive Director, JoAnn Fleming: Friends, I strongly encourage you to attend the Grassroots America meeting on Friday to hear the special presentation by County Engineer Frank Davis and County Commissioner Jeff Warr. Although we cannot yet consider the road plan complete, it is especially important for us to hear from County Engineer …

May 11, 2015

Grassroots America Features DPS “Handgun Basics” Program

April 17 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm Speaker: Highway Patrol Lt. Jimmy Jackson, Texas Department of Public Safety  Topic:  Handgun Basics: Choosing the best handgun and ammo for concealed carry and home defense About the speaker:  Lt. Jimmy Jackson is a veteran law enforcement officer with over 24 years experience. He oversees Highway Patrol …

April 13, 2015