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GGRW Meetings - New Place!
View photos from the recent Tribute to Sue Everhart, GA Republican Party Chairman, at the Georgian Club in Cobb County. Tthis wonderful event was sponsored by the 6th District GOP
7th District Convention: Saturday,
April 20, 2013
Buford Community Center Theater
2200 Buford Highway
Buford, Georgia 30518
4th District at the Centerville Community
Center, 3025 Bethany Church Road.
10th District at Spotlight Theatres
Parkside Main 8
1050 Parkside Main, Greensboro.
Carol Field and Linda Williams with
Rep. Rob Woodall at 7th District Convention
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GAGOP State Convention
(Athens, GA) May 17– 18, 2013
GGRW in the News
GGRW at Gwinnett GOP Convention, 3/9/13 - Bake Sale
Carol Field, Linda Williams, and Prisca Villa behind our bake sale display.
Thanks to the awesome efforts of Linda Williams who masterminded the décor of the bake sale table, and the efforts of super saleswomen, Carol Field and Prisca Villa to make the GGRW Bake Sale a complete success.
GGRW Presents Books to Collins Hill Christian School in Lawrenceville
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The books are part of the National Federation of Republican Women’s Mamie Eisenhower Library project, of which GGRW is an award winning member. L - R: GGRW President
Peg Murray - Dan Huff, School Administrator - Rep. Buzz Brockway and his wife Christa Brockway, a volunteer at the school, their three daughters - Hope, Grace and Joy all of whom attend the school.
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GGRW Officers-- other services
GFRW Red Coat Day with GA First lady- Feb. 15, 2013 - Attending from GGRW: R. Sec. Linda Williams, Carol Field and Jackie Scott.
Linda at left.
Click here to view video -- GFRW Red Coat Day
GGRW Treasurer Sara Snyder is Division 02 Staff Officer, Public Education
Flotilla 02-09 Staff Officer, Public Education - U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary. She is on NFRW/GFRW Homeland Security Committee and is Chair of that GFRW Committee.
GGRW VP Vanessa Green received the Gwinnett GOP Volunteer of the Year award for 2012. In addition to being one of the top three phone bankers, Vanessa helped out at outreach events and was a regular fixture at meetings.
GGRW C. Secretary and webmaster Bettye Chambers is a Regent in NFRW. She also serves as Chairman of the NFRW Website Assistance Committee. She has built and maintained many Republican websites
Congratulations to Rachel Little (GGRW Member) who was elected Chairman of the Gwinnett Republican Party at the county convention on March 9, 2013.
Congratulations, also, to Mary Adamski who was elected Gwinnett GOP 2nd Vice Chairman.
GRP 2013 Officers
News from the
▪ Sen. Renee Unterman Named
GPHA Legislator of the Year -
4/23/14 Georgia Public Health Association
▪ Report from Sen. Renee Unterman
Information from Georgia State
Senate Appropriations - Apr. 8,
"THE RETURN TO PLAY ACT"
▪ 2013 Legislative Update Sine Die
by Rep. Buzz Brockway
▪ Sine didn't Die, it got killed -
GaPundit for March 29, 2013
Read more by Todd Rehm
GA Senate News
▪ Georgia legislators focusing more on
elder abuse - Read more
▪ March 4 - Information from Georgia
State Senate Appropriations --
Submitted by Sen. Renee Unterman
▪ FULL WEEK OF ACTION AS SENATE
HEADS FOR ¾ MARK OF SESSION -
Bills passed and bills introduced -
▪ From Sen. Renee Unterman:
Information from Georgia State Senate
Appropriations - Feb. 8
THE FACTS BEHIND A NEW FALCONS
STADIUM , etc. More
▪ GA Legislators Look at Plan to Fight
Senate Bill 14,with Sen. Renee
Unterman (R-Buford) as sponsor,
passed the Senate Health and
Human Services Committee
unanimously Tuesday. Read more
▪ Georgia House passes historic
ethics bill - AJC - Read more
▪ Florida’s ethics reforms offer glimpse
of Georgia’s future AJC Read more
▪ How the House and Senate
approaches compare Mar. 3 More
▪ Deal suspends six of nine DeKalb
school board members
▪ Georgia Legislature Guide - AJC
Session began Jan. 14,
▪ See Senate Committee Long List ▪ Contact members of the GA
Legislature Online --
www.legis.state.ga.us Live online:
▪ Legis-speak: A Gold Dome glossary ▪ Big issues facing Georgia Legislature ▪ A contact guide to the Legislature ▪ Gallery: Who's Who in the Legislature
Republican National Convention in
August 27 - 30, 2012
from this area
Above: Debbie Dooley, Heather Alvarez, Joan
Zellner, Julianne Thompson, Jason Thompson,
Kathy Hildebrand. Not in this photo: B.J.
VanGundy, Bill Reynolds, Peggy Green,
Richard Ward, Judy Bailey,John Merritt
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▪ Republican National Convention in
Tampa - Click here to follow daily
events of the GA Delegation
Conservative News of
the day in Georgia
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Next GGRW Meeting - June 10, 2013
The Uptown Grille
in the Heart of Suwanee
(Formerly Olde Towne Tavern)
2013 Theme: “Women Making a Difference”
340 Town Center Ave.#A8
Suwanee, GA 30024
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▪June 10, 2013 Meeting Rose Wing, Georgia Federation of Republican Women President, will be the guest speaker at our June meeting at the Uptown Grille in Suwanee. This was formerly the Olde Towne Tavern. Please mark your calendar for this one. ▪ May 13 Meeting
We shared the evening with a college republican woman and a recent graduate on their experiences as young Republicans at GA Tech. They shared many interesting experiences including what it was like being a Republican minority in their sorority and their experiences reaching out to members of other parties. Asking questions was GGRW Vice Chairman Vanessa Green. Click on thumbnails below to enlarge.
Above left: Dominic Ottaviano, candidate for 2nd Vice Chair of GA GOP, presents his plans if elected at state. Right: B.J. VanGundy, candidate for GA GOP Chair, outlines his ideas for change and improvement in the GA GOP.
April 8, 2013
Charlotte Nash, Chairman of the Gwinnett Board of Commissioners, spoke at the GGRW April 8 meeting and gave a most informative update from the BOC. She shared how her childhood experiences and upbringing gave her the skills and confidence to succeed.
GGRW presented Charlotte with a beautiful floral bouquet in appreciation of all that she has done for Gwinnett County.
Carolyn Fisher is a new member of GGRW. She is running for second vice chair in the 7th district and spoke for a few minutes after Charlotte.
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March 11 Speaker:
Read more about Karen's bio and her new book, Planned Bullyhood. xx
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Our own Sen. Renee Unterman is the proud winner of the down prize at the Feb. 11, 2013 meeting at O'Charley's.
Senator Renee Unterman spoke at the February 11 meeting. and gave an interesting and informative update from the 2013 GA Senate.
Jan. 14 -- Guest Speaker Sue Everhart, GA GOP Chairman
In keeping with GGRW's theme for 2013 (Women making a difference), Sue reflected on the challenges met and conquered during her three terms as the first female Chairman of the GA GOP. Her advice to Republican women was most valuable and very much appreciated.
NFRW 2013 Spring Board Meeting and Legislative Day in Crystal City, VA and Washington, DC.
March 7 - 9, 2013 - Read details
NFRW News for the Week of November 8, 2012
▪ An Election Day Postmortem ▪
Georgia Federation of Republican Women - 2013 WINTER BOARD MEETING OFFICIAL CALL
February 16, 2013
Crowne Plaza Ravinia
4355 Ashford Dunwoody Rd, NE
Atlanta, GA 30346 - Read more
Attending GFRW Red Coat Day at the Capital on Feb. 15 from GGRW were R. Sec. Linda Williams, Carol Field and Jackie Scott.
►GGRW DUES ARE DUE◄
GGRW 2013 Membership Letter/
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bring to next meeting if you
have not already done so.
GGRW Officers 2013
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Welcome to A New “Conservative” New Year!
You are cordially invited to join the Greater Gwinnett Republican Women
▪ GGRW promotes an informed electorate through political education
▪ GGRW ensures good government by active political participation
▪ GGRW believes in loyalty to the Republican Party, its candidates, and its ideas
▪ GGRW works for the election of solid conservative candidates in any way possible
▪ Membership Application
▪ Click here to download and print out the GGRW Membership Brochure
1. Promoting an informed electorate through political education;
2. Increasing the effectiveness of women in the cause of good government through active political participation;
3. Fostering loyalty to the Republican Party and promoting its ideals;
4. Supporting the objectives and policies of the Republican Party and working for the election of the
Republican Party's nominees;
5. Facilitating cooperation among other Republican women's organizations.
Members of the Greater Gwinnett Republican Women are "grass roots" volunteers who represent the community
at large. The GGRW supports the Republican ideals, Republican candidates and enthusiastically contributes its energies
and efforts to those issues and people.
Paid for by the Greater Gwinnett Republican Women, not authorized by any
candidate or any candidate committee.
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Bettye ChambersGGRW Corresponding Sec.