Join us for our May Meeting of 1st and 45th District Republicans – Phil Fortunato and Brian Heywood!

Photo of Phil Fortunato
Phil Fortunato

Our next monthly meeting of Republicans in the 1st and 45th legislative districts is on Thursday, May 23.

Our special guest speakers will be our friend state Senator Phil Fortunato, who this year is running statewide for Insurance Commissioner. And our friend Brian Heywood bill be with us to discuss the petition drive for Initiative 2066 that will repeal the state ban on natural gas. We’ll also discuss plans for the Duvall Days Parade coming up on Saturday, June 1.

Sammamish Valley GrangeWe will meet at the Sammamish Valley Grange, 14654 148th Ave. NE, Woodinville, WA 98072.  Social starts at 7:00 PM, and the meeting begins at 7:30 PM.

Join us for our April Meeting of 1st and 45th District Republicans!

Our next monthly meeting of Republicans in the 1st and 45th legislative districts is on Thursday, April 25. Come and discuss our path to victory in 2024 — candidate filing week is coming up May 6-10! We’ll also discuss the results of the recent state convention. We look forward to seeing you there.

Sammamish Valley GrangeWe will meet at the Sammamish Valley Grange, 14654 148th Ave. NE, Woodinville, WA 98072.  Social starts at 7:00 PM, and the meeting begins at 7:30 PM.

Join us for our March Meeting of 1st and 45th District Republicans!

Our next monthly meeting of Republicans in the 1st and 45th legislative districts is on Thursday, March 28. Come and discuss our path to victory in 2024! There will also be a short meeting of delegates and alternates to the state convention — please attend. We look forward to seeing you there.

Sammamish Valley GrangeWe will meet at the Sammamish Valley Grange, 14654 148th Ave. NE, Woodinville, WA 98072.  Social starts at 7:00 PM, and the meeting begins at 7:30 PM.

Join us for our February Meeting of 1st and 45th District Republicans!

Our next monthly meeting of Republicans in the 1st and 45th legislative districts is on Thursday, February 22. Our special guest speaker will be Dr. Raul Garcia, who is running for U.S. Senate this year to unseat Maria Cantwell. We look forward to hearing from Dr. Garcia about his campaign and his priorities for Washington. Please bring your questions for him!

Photo of US Senate Candidate Dr. Raul Garcia
Raul Garcia

Dr. Garcia escaped Fidel Castro’s communist regime in Cuba with his mother at the age of 11. They eventually settled in Miami, Florida where most of their family continues to reside. He graduated from the University of Miami with a Bachelor of Science degree in Microbiology and Immunology, and from the New York College of Osteopathic Medicine. He developed a passion for Emergency Medicine and has continued to serve on the front lines for the last 25 years. In addition to Emergency Medicine, he has been a successful small business owner of his own medical practice, has been the founding Dean of two medical schools, and the Medical Director of two hospitals. He is currently the Chief Medical Officer of Astria Toppenish Hospital.

He founded Opportunity for Washington as a non-profit, nonpartisan effort promoting education and change. He also founded the Partnership for Food Security in 2020 to promote education for COVID-19, particularly among the Latino community. He is a very proud and committed father to his five children. He and his wife Jessica live in Yakima.

Sammamish Valley GrangeWe will meet at the Sammamish Valley Grange, 14654 148th Ave. NE, Woodinville, WA 98072.  Social starts at 7:00 PM, and the meeting begins at 7:30 PM.

District Meeting this Thursday, January 25!

Note that Jeff Harvey, campaign manager for Dave Reichert for Governor, will be our guest speaker. Come and hear the latest about Dave’s campaign!

First meeting of 2024!

Our January meeting of Republicans in the 1st and 45th legislative districts is this Thursday, January 25. At the meeting, we’ll review the results of the pooled Precinct Caucuses on January 13 and discuss what will happen at the upcoming District Caucus, County Convention, and State Convention.

If you have any ideas for the King County Republican Platform, please bring along your written suggestions and give them to Dave Griffin, our 45th District representative on the county Platform Committee.

Sammamish Valley GrangeWe will meet at the Sammamish Valley Grange, 14654 148th Ave. NE, Woodinville, WA 98072.  Social starts at 7:00 PM, and the meeting begins at 7:30 PM.

We look forward to seeing you there!

Attend Your Precinct Caucus on January 13!

This coming Saturday, January 13, is your chance to make your voice heard on who our next President should be! 

2024 precinct caucus bannerAttend your Republican Presidential Precinct caucus, share thoughts with your neighbors and elect delegates to represent you to the next level – the 45th district caucus on Saturday, February 3 (Kamiakin Middle School), and the King County Republican Convention on March 9.

Spread the word — bring a younger voter or a neighbor with you!

Our effort to replace failing Democrat President Joe Biden with a Republican begins this Saturday. Help make that happen!

All precincts in the 45th Legislative district will caucus at Redmond High School, 17272 NE 104th Street in Redmond.

Doors open at 9:00 AM. Meeting begins at 10:00 AM.  We expect caucuses should finish before noon.

Bring photo ID and Voter Registration card or confirmation of voter registration. Voter registration confirmation can be printed out from https://info.kingcounty.gov/kcelections/vote/myvoterinfo.aspx or looked up online on your cell phone at the check-in.

$10 per person suggested donation to help defray the cost of building rental. Cash or check recommended; credit cards accepted by making a donation online through https://45gop.org/.

Caucus Schedule and Agenda

9:00 AM – Doors open, participants start to arrive, verify precinct, make donation, locate their precinct seating area.

10:00 AM – Pooled caucus called to order by temporary chairman (all precincts together)

  • Call to order
  • Pledge of Allegiance
  • Appointment of temporary secretary
  • Election of permanent pooled caucus chairman
  • Election of permanent pooled caucus secretary
  • Resolutions and platform discussion
  • Other business, if necessary

10:30 AM – Adjourn to individual precinct caucuses

10:45AM – Precinct caucus called to order

  • Call to order
  • Appointment of temporary secretary (to record precinct votes)
  • Election of permanent precinct caucus chairman if no Precinct Committee Officer
  • Election of permanent precinct caucus secretary
  • Nomination and elections of delegate(s)
  • Nomination and elections of alternates(s)
  • Complete and turn in caucus paperwork
  • Adjourn

Join us Saturday, January 13, and let’s start the road to winning the White House in 2024!

For voters registered outside of the 45th district, you can find your caucus locations in this PDF file: https://wsrp.org/assets/uploads/2024/01/Pooled-Caucus-Locations.pdf.

Email questions. to info@45GOP.org.

Join us for our October Meeting of 1st and 45th District Republicans!

Our next monthly meeting of Republicans in the 1st and 45th legislative districts is on Thursday, October 26. At the meeting, you’ll get updates from local candidates and how you can help them win. You can also turn in completed petitions for any of the initiatives and pick up more blank petitions to continue collecting. Working together we can get these qualified!

Sammamish Valley GrangeWe will meet at the Sammamish Valley Grange, 14654 148th Ave. NE, Woodinville, WA 98072.  Social starts at 7:00 PM, and the meeting begins at 7:30 PM. Come early for pizza!

Join us for our September Meeting of 1st and 45th District Republicans!

Here’s the speaker you’ll want to hear!

Our next monthly meeting of Republicans in the 1st and 45th legislative districts is on Thursday, September 28. Our special guest will be Matthew Frohlich, Political Director of the Washington State Republican Party. Matt has analyzed the election data and will show us how Republicans can begin winning statewide again in Washington. Join us to see his research, see why we’ve been losing, and learn what we must do to start winning again. Those of us in King County have an important part in getting to statewide victories, too!

At the meeting, you can also turn in completed petitions for any of the initiatives and/or pick up more blank petitions to continue collecting. Working together we can get these qualified!

Hear from local candidates and find out how you can help them win!

Photo of the Sammamish Valley Grange hall in Woodinville
Sammamish Valley Grange Hall

We will meet at the Sammamish Valley Grange, 14654 148th Ave. NE, Woodinville, WA 98072.  Social starts at 7:00 PM, and the meeting begins at 7:30 PM. Come early for snacks!

45th District Picnic on August 24 in Redmond!

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45th District Republicans
Annual All American Picnic

Thursday, August 24th, 6:00PM
Perrigo Park
9011 196th Avenue NE, Redmond

Come and join us — it’s Picnic Time again! We’re meeting at Perrigo Park in Redmond for great picnic food including burgers, hotdogs, potato salad, chips and homemade desserts. You’ll have fun, relax, and mingle with great friends. We’ll hear both from local candidates on the ballot this year and candidates running for office in 2024 including Semi Bird and Dave Reichert! This is always a fun event — invite your friends and neighbors!

Cost of the picnic is $10 per person (pay in cash at the picnic please). Kids 6 and under eat free. And you can eat free too if you bring a homemade dessert to share!

Please RSVP as soon as possible!

Please complete the form below and click Submit to RSVP! We’ll see you on the 24th!

 

UPDATE: July Meeting of 1st and 45th District Republicans

UPDATE: Due to a scheduling conflict, Matthew Frohlich’s planned presentation will be delayed to our September meeting. Brian Heywood will be with us to walk through the six conservative initiatives now gathering signatures – as well as copies of the initiatives you can take home to help on. The Initiatives have a December deadline to gather signatures so we have plenty of time to meet those goals.

Our next monthly meeting of Republicans in the 1st and 45th legislative districts is on Thursday, July 27. Come early for munchies!

Our July meeting will cover two great topics you don’t want to miss! Matthew Frohlich from the Washington State Republican Party will share analytical data that shows how Republicans can win Washington state. We’ll also have a speaker to walk us through the six conservative Initiatives now gathering signatures – as well as copies of the initiatives you can take home to help on. We look forward to seeing you there!

New Location!

Willowcrest Stables Sign
Willowcrest Stables

This month we’ll be meeting at a new location: The Barn at Willowcrest Stables, 12053 154th Place NE, Redmond WA 98052.  Social starts at 7:00 PM, and the meeting begins at 7:30 PM.

The Barn at Willowcrest Stables
The Barn at Willowcrest Stables