Become a Delegate to the 2015 YRFV State Convention

Become a Delegate to the 2015 YRFV State Convention

The Young Republican Federation of Virginia will hold its state-wide convention for the purpose of electing state officers and other business on Saturday, April 11th, 2015.

The Convention will be held at Fredericksburg Expo & Conference Center, 2371 Carl D. Silver Parkway, Fredericksburg, Virginia 22401. Registration begins at 9:30 a.m. and the Convention will be called to order at 11 a.m.

To become a Delegate to the Convention:

You must be registered to vote in Virginia (info on voter registration here)
You must be a member of your local …

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2015 General Election Info for Fauquier

2015 General Election Info for Fauquier

The next general election will take place November 3, 2015. (Please click here for information on registering to vote.)

The following are the currently announced candidates for the offices being voted on in Fauquier County this November. If more than one Republican enters any race, a primary election will be held Tuesday, June 9, 2015 to elect our Republican nominee.

Constitutional Offices
• Circuit Court Clerk: Gail Barb (R), John Marshall Cheatwood (R)
• Commonwealth’s Attorney: James P. Fisher (R)
• Commissioner of Revenue: Ross D’Urso (R)
• Sheriff: Bob Mosier (R), Charlie …

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New FCYR Chairman: Matthew Groves

New FCYR Chairman: Matthew Groves

Dear Fauquier Young Republicans,

I am running for Chairman because I believe in the principles that the Republican Party was founded on. I also believe that it is incumbent on each of us to protect the Rights that were conferred upon us under the United States Constitution.

Here in Fauquier County, we have many untapped potential members who believe in the principles of the Republican Party but need a nudge to get involved. While there have been divisions in the republican ranks, not only here in this …

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Va 1st District GOP Committee Overturns Fauquier Canvass

Va 1st District GOP Committee Overturns Fauquier Canvass

On Saturday, June 28, 2014, the First District Committee of the Virginia Republican Party took up an appeal of the Fauquier County Republican Committee’s canvass election back in March and voted to overturn the election by a vote of 16-8.

The appeal centered around participation of Democrats and other non-Republicans in the canvass. The First District Committee ruled that the canvass was improper and required that new elections be held with safeguards to exclude those voters who are not qualified to participate …

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Congratulations to Our Republican Ticket!

Congratulations to Our Republican Ticket!

Congratulations to Congressman Rob Wittman and Dave Brat on their wins in the Republican primary. We are excited to support such excellent and highly credentialed candidates and are proud to stand by candidates who so strongly support Republican values.

We also want to thank Majority Leader Eric Cantor for his many years of service to our country and this great Commonwealth. He has been a dedicated legislator and a tireless advocate for the Commonwealth and his constituents. We wish him success in his future endeavors.

Our entire …

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Free Tickets to Young Republican Leadership Conference!

Free Tickets to Young Republican Leadership Conference!

LIMITED TIME OFFER!

The Young Republicans are giving away FREE registration to the Young Republican Leadership Conference including access to all meals and the exclusive Gala and Keynote Address (a $211 value) to volunteers who commit to help for just 3 time slots!

This is an incredible opportunity! The conference will be held at the Grand Hyatt, in Washington, DC, April 30th – May 3rd.

Your ticket includes access to ALL YRLC 2014 events, including:

Meetings with Members of Congress including: Committee Chairman. Rep. Bob Goodlatte …

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Message From Our New Chairman

Message From Our New Chairman

Ladies and Gentlemen,

I would like to thank you all for electing me as your chairman for this year. Before I took this position I spoke with many members and leaders of the FCRC and other associations in the area asking what they would like to see from our organization. One of the biggest responses was for growth and strength.

In my eyes, this is a powerful statement and one that we need to set our goals for. It means that the leaders and active members in our community believe in our organization, …

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Special Elections in VA Jan. 7 and Jan. 21

Special Elections in VA Jan. 7 and Jan. 21

Several great Republican candidates need our support this month in special elections.

Roanoke City Sheriff Octavia Johnson is running for the 11th District seat in the Virginia House of Delegates on January 7. The seat became vacant following the retirement of Delegate Onzlee Ware. Go to http://www.octaviajohnson.com/ to show your support!

Also on January 7, small businessman Wayne Coleman is running for State Senate in the 6th District in a race to fill the seat being vacated by now Lt. Govenor-Elect Ralph Northam. Support Wayne at http://colemanforvirginia.com/

And on …

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Obenshain: Election is Over, But our Work Remains

Obenshain: Election is Over, But our Work Remains

State Senator and Republican nominee for Attorney General Mark Obenshain released the following message after conceding the race to Mark Herring following the state-wide recount:

I want to start by saluting and thanking the volunteers, staff members and election officials for their dedicated efforts and their commitment to our electoral process especially for their efforts preparing for and administering the recount this week.

Following the 2005 race for Attorney General, none of us thought that less than ten years later we would be going through …

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150th Anniversary of Abraham Lincoln’s ‘Gettysburg Address’

150th Anniversary of Abraham Lincoln’s ‘Gettysburg Address’

Today marks 150 years since our first Republican president Abraham Lincoln gave his historic address at Gettysburg. Today we’re still fighting to uphold our nation’s founding principles and ensure “that government of the people, by the people, for the people, shall not perish from the earth.”

Four score and seven years ago our fathers brought forth on this continent, a new nation, conceived in Liberty, and dedicated to the proposition that all men are created equal.

Now we are engaged in a great …

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