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RPT Statement on Lottery Commission’s Recent Announcement

April 14, 2014

Austin, TX – Steve Munisteri, Chairman of the Republican Party of Texas, has issued the following statement regarding the Texas Lottery Commission’s consideration to allow electronic gaming systems in bingo halls. “The position of the Republican Party of Texas is well established.  We are concerned that the Lottery Commission’s consideration to allow electronic gaming systems …

Republican Party of Texas Announces Commissioner Christi Craddick to Lead Victory 2014 Campaign

April 14, 2014

The Republican Party of Texas is excited to announce Railroad Commissioner Christi Craddick will chair the Victory 2014 effort.  As Chair, Commissioner Craddick is committed to leading the Republican team into the election this fall – raising the needed funds to finance an extensive and comprehensive political operation that will identify, register and turn out voters in …

March 2014 Chairman’s Update

April 6, 2014

I am happy to report that March was one of the most productive months at the RPT in the 4 years I have been Chairman. The staff and I made progress on multiple projects. Much of our time these days is spent on the convention, which is rapidly approaching. We meet on a weekly basis …

March 2014 SREC Meeting Recap

April 2, 2014

The first quarterly meeting of the State Republican Executive Committee met on Friday, March 28th and Saturday, March 29th. This meeting was the final meeting before the state convention in June at which time new members will be elected. If you would like to attend the state convention in Fort Worth from June 5th-7th, please click here. …

Grassroots Club Members hold Engaging Tele-Town Hall with Senator Cruz

March 21, 2014

On Tuesday night, Senator Ted Cruz joined a tele-townhall held exclusively for members of the Grassroots Club (GRC).  Over 400 participants joined the nearly hour long discussion in which Sen. Cruz fielded questions directly from grassroots activists.  RPT Chairman Steve Munisteri began the call by introducing Sen. Cruz.  “I can’t think of a more prominent national leader or …

Rep. Harvey Hilderbran Files Paperwork to Withdraw From Runoff Election

March 11, 2014

In last Tuesday’s primary election, Senator Glenn Hegar narrowly missed winning the nomination for Comptroller by a razor thin margin, with 49.99% of the vote, forcing a potential runoff election with Rep. Harvey Hilderbran.  On Friday afternoon, Rep. Hilderbran graciously announced his withdrawal from the run-off election and today he filed the paperwork to make that …

Super Saturday Block Walk – April 12

March 11, 2014

Fellow Texans, On Saturday, April 12th, the Republican Party of Texas, in conjunction with Republican campaigns across the state, will be canvassing in neighborhoods near you and we NEED YOUR HELP! The RPT held its largest statewide block of all time on March 29th and were able to knock on 10,000 doors. We are working …

Don’t California Our Texas

March 5, 2014

After a spirited primary, there are two obvious takeaways from Election Day. First, grassroots conservatives from across Texas have nominated a number of great candidates to be on the Republican ticket in November.  Upon hearing the results, Chairman Munisteri extended well wishes to all primary winners.  “I would like to congratulate General Abbott and Senator …

February Chairman’s Update

March 4, 2014

The month of February was a busy for month for the staff and me. The staff was busy preparing for the March 4thprimaries while at the same time preparing for the upcoming state convention, which included conducting a series of training sessions across the state as part of our engagement program. Click here for a recap of …