Republican Women of Hall Next Event
Saturday, August 27, 2016
Topic: Education in Georgia --
The Opportunity School District
Milton Martin Toyota
9 a.m. social time with coffee
(food available downstairs in Chick Filet if desired)
9:30 a.m Meeting
Milton Martin Toyota
3150 Milton Martin Toyota Way - Gainesville, GA 30507 Website
Please park in the Employee Parking Lot (first parking area to the right
of the entrance) if there are 5 or less spaces available in front of the building.
2015-2016 Regular Session - SB 133
Opportunity School District; establishment; provide for definitions; supervision of public elementary and secondary schools that are failing
August 27th Meeting:
Education in Georgia - Creation of the Opportunity School District
Speakers for August 27th Confirmed:enator Butch Miller of Gainesville -- Will speak in favor of bill on ballot. He was one of the sponsors of this bill.
Meg Norris, Ed.S. -- Educator, Advocate, Writer, Activist (opposition to bill on ballot)- www.megnorris.com
Another speaker has been added for the meeting on August 27th
Dr. Aaron Turpin , Assistant Superintendent of Technology , Hall County School District
Read more about Dr. Aaron Turpin
OPPORTUNITY SCHOOL DISTRICT -- Study - 5 things to know about Gov. Deal’s Opportunity School District
The plan, which passed both chambers by razor-thin margins, now hinges on a 24-word question that will be placed on ballots in November: “Shall the Constitution of Georgia be amended to allow the state to intervene in chronically failing public schools in order to improve student performance?
This will be an excellent opportunity for RWH members and friends to learn more about the content and intent of the bill which narrowly passed the Georgia Legislature. A great deal of research is needed to determine what is really behind this bill.
Everyone is invited to this meeting -- men and women.
If you are a member of RWH and plan to attend, please RSVP here and give the number in your group who plan to attend. All are welcome!
- Recently appointed RWH Committee Chairmen:
Membership Chairman: Judy True
Bylaws Chairman: Betty Fisher
Campaign Activities Chairman: Ana Adams Wiley
Fundraising Chairman - Stacy Hall
Caring for America Chairman: Tressa Rawlinson
Parliamentarian: Nan Deegan-Putnam
- BIG NEWS OF THE DAY! - Our Ashley Bell of Gainesville selected by the Republican National Committee for important role in 2016 election.
Message from Ashley Bell. . .
"Without further ado: We have much work to do. My family and I ask for your prayers as I undertake this new role. I'll be taking leave from Facebook until after the election. Till next time..
So proud of Ashley Bell. He has been very active in the Republican party for several years and was a delegate to the Republican National Convention in Cleveland. He is also an associate member of the RW of Hall where his wife Lauren serves as club president. Read article . . . . Sources: GOP Will Add New Adviser In Fall Black Outreach Effort
Ashley D. Bell is joining the effort, with an announcement coming as soon as Wednesday, three sources say. WASHINGTON — The Republican National Committee is set to name Ashley D. Bell its new senior strategist and national director of black political engagement, two Republican sources told BuzzFeed News.
from Facebook. . .
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A Quick Look atnext RW of Hall Meetings 2016 – Please mark your calendar
- August 27 – Education Forum
- September 24 – GOTV
- October 22 – “Candidates Fair”
- November – no business meeting
- December 10 – RWH Holiday Brunch
RW of Hall 2016 MEMBERSHIP DUES
If you have not yet paid your dues for 2016
$30 for full voting membership which includes membership in the Georgia Federation of Republican Women and also membership in the National Federation of Republican Women which includes a number of very informative newsletters. $15 for Associate Membership. This is a nonvoting membership. Men are invited to join as Associate members. Only women who are members of another club can join as associate members.
More Republican Events and Organizations
▪ National Federation of Republican Women - NFRW www.NFRW.org ▪ GA Federation of Republican Women - www.GFRW.org ▪ GA GOP -- visit their website for future events www.GAGOP.org ▪ Hall GOP - visit their website for future events. www.HallGOP.com ▪ South Hall Republican Club - First Monday evening of each month at Spout Spring Library in Flowery Branch.
Visit their website http://www.southhallrepublicanclub.com/ -- President: Ed Asbridge
▪ Hall County Young Republicans
Chase Reed, Chairman
Visitors are always welcome at all RWH regular meetings. Hope to see you on August 27, 2016. Please share this information with with your friends.
RW of Hall Communication Secretary/Webmaster
www.RWhall.orgWatch website for updates
RW of Hall Officers 2016 - 2017
President: Lauren Bell
Vice President: Tressa Rawlinson
Recording Secretary: Traci McBride
Communications Secretary: Bettye Chambers
Treasurer: Rebecca Yardley
Assistant Treasurer: Theresa Webb
Immediate Past President: Martha Zoller
Web page by B.Chambers