Rebuilding the GOP: The Committeeman Project
I firmly believe today that former Ohio Secretary of State Ken Blackwell’s Conservative Resurgence Plan was the best thing to come out of the race for the RNC Chairmanship earlier this year. With its focus on precinct-level organization, it not only provided the best blueprint for rebuilding the Party in locales where it has completely collapsed but also the often neglected aspect of strengthening it | Read More »
My Strategy Memo to the Next RNC Chair
Released yesterday to RNC members. Thought that I’d post it here despite its length: An Open Letter to the Next RNC Chairman As Republicans gather this week to choose their new National Committee Chairman, much of the debate has centered on the philosophical reasons for the GOP’s losses in 2006 and 2008. The same discussion that reared its head in ’64, ’74, and | Read More »
The Next Chairman of the RNC: What GOPers Should Look For.
As we (should) all know, there are six men vying to emerge as the next Chairman of the Republican National Committee after the 29th; MIGOP Chairman Saul Anuzis, former Ohio Secretary of State and Gubernatorial Candidate Ken Blackwell, Chairman of the SCGOP Katon Dawson, the incumbent Mike Duncan, former Chairman of the TNGOP (and Mike Huckabee Campaign Director) Chip Saltsman and former MDGOP Chairman and | Read More »
MI Morning Update 1-24-09
654 DAYS UNTIL ELECTION DAY January 24, 2009 MORNING UPDATE MRP STATE CONVENTION…Just a quick note to let you know that the Michigan Republican’s website has been updated with State Convention information. I’ve included the information below, but for your reference in directing potential delegates to the site, the address is: http://www.migop.org/event.asp CPAC 2009 Timeless Principles, New Challenges…Register today for the largest gathering of conservative | Read More »
Blackwell running for RNC Chairman!
Ken Blackwell announced on Facebook today that he is going to run for RNC chair. (www.facebook.com/home.php?#/note.php?note_id=37876822402&ref=nf) This is awesome news! While Steele and the others mentioned would do a decent job, I believe that Blackwell is the top choice so far, especially since someone like Gingrich isn’t going to run. Steele, while a decent guy, is a little too questionable for social conservatives to be | Read More »