August 2022 News from the Rowan County Republican Party

August Rowan Republican News

Note change of meeting date. Reminder: Call to Action. Please show your support of cost efficient, fair Early Voting Hours. The Rowan Board of Elections (BOE) will vote on Monday, Aug 8 at 12:30 PM on the October/November schedule for Early Voting. The Democrats are speaking out: the BOE needs to hear Republican voices too! The BOE meets in the BOE office at West Plaza, 1935 Jake Alexander Blvd W, Salsibury.!

  Send an email NOW to [email protected] AND come to the meeting. Sign up at the meeting to make Public Comment. Can be very brief. 
  You can also attend the meeting and make Public Comment through Zoom. Be aware, however, that in person presence is more powerful and no one will know you’re online unless you make Public Comment. See earlier email for more details or address questions to [email protected].

Reminder, Second Call to Action. The July 27 email from [email protected] (Jeffrey Martinez) outlined temporary rules that the NC State Board of Elections (NCSBE) is trying to pass that will affect election workers and observers. Please read his email and make public comment! If you have any questions, contact Jeffrey at the email shown. The NCBSE is up to mischief that could affect our election. Note the speaker below. An opportunity to learn more.

For your Information: The Great American Eagle Society and Rowan County Tea Party Patriots are meeting jointly Monday Aug 1 at 6PM at First Reformed Church AT 210 Central Ave, Landis, north side entrance. Janie Bilello, Chair of the Asheville Tea Party and an activist with the North Carolina Election Integrity Team, will be talking about election integrity. 

Lincoln Reagan Dinner. Have you reserved your tickets or sponsorship yet? 
  Saturday, Aug 27
    6:00 PM Social Time begins
    6:30 PM VIP Reception begins
    7:00 PM Dinner and Program begin
Keynote Speaker Congressman Dan Bishop and NC Court of Appeals Chief Judge Donna Stroud
  We’ll be at a lovely new venue, Baker’s Mill, 1360 Poole Rd., Salisbury
Sorry we had a problem with our website, but you can now reserve your ticket through our website ( or by mailing a check (include your phone number please!! Must have employment information and address) to Tyler Smith, PO Box 281, Salisbury, NC 28145.

Precinct Chair and Vice Chair Training: Monday Aug 8, 6:30 PM, Headquarters
  Whether you’re a new or long-time chair or vice-chair, we encourage you to attend if you have not attended in person during this election cycle. The headquarters is at 100 W Innes St, Suite 103, Salisbury. For more info, contact Chad Kluttz (704-960-2519 [email protected]) or Elaine Hewitt ([email protected] or 704-450-2764). 
Special Guest at August Rowan Republican Party Meeting. Dr Paul Brintley with the NC Faith and Freedom Coalition will join us. Come hear about their September 23-24 Salt and Light Conference. The speakers will include Trey Gowdy, Lt Gov Mark Robinson, and many others!

Executive Committee Members: The Executive Committee will meet in closed session at 6:30 PM on Thursday Aug 11 before our open session at 7:00 PM. The purpose is to review and approve our budget.

August Meetings and Training Events  

6     Rowan Republican Breakfast Club, 8:30AM. Stringbeans BBQ Restaurant at 1013 S Main St, Landis. Speaker will be Rep Dan Bishop. Come early for a good seat. More info call: 704-640-8129.
8      Rowan Board of Elections Meeting, 12:30. Be there and sign up for Public Comment!
8     Precinct Chair and Vice Chair Training, 6:00 PM, at party headquarters
9     Rowan Young Republicans, 6:00 PM, at party headquarters. For more information - 704-953-0134.
11     Rowan Republican Party Meeting/Executive Committee Meeting, 7:00 PM, County Administrative Building at 130 W Innes St, Salisbury. Special Guest Dr Paul Brintley of the NC Faith and Freedom Coalition. The Executive Committee will meet in closed session at 6:30PM to review and approve our budget. For more information call 704-450-2764.
18     Rowan Republican Womens Club, 6:00 PM, Blue Bay Seafood Restaurant at 1007 East Innes St, Salisbury. More info call 704-267-1329.
18     College Night Out. downtown. Volunteers?
27     Rowan Teen Age Republicans, 11 AM, at party headquarters. More info call 704-647-0168
27     Lincoln Reagan Dinner, 6-9PM See above for more details. Questions? Call 785-410-3815.