Ballots for Special District and School Board elections will be mailed out on April 28, 2021. DON’T THROW AWAY YOUR BALLOTS!
“School and special district elections are far less glamorous than races for commissioner and Congress, but they are critical contests for the responsible management of local infrastructure,” says Union County Republicans Chair Alex McHaddad. “When you get your ballot in the mail, don’t throw it away. Take a good look at all of the candidates, and make sure you contact them to learn more about their platforms.
Union County Republicans recommends voting for conservative candidates, including the following verified Republicans:
Cove School Board #3: John Frisch
Elgin School Board
#3: Chuck Anderson
#5 Lara Moore
Imbler School Board
#3: Tim Phelps
#4: Pam Glenn
#5: Jason Beck and Lavar Bowles (Both Republicans, voters may only choose one for this seat)
Just another reminder that Republicans believe in a color blind merit based society where ethnicity doesn’t matter. Democrats don’t believe in that at all. This twitter post records the truth. Remember this come election day!
Union County residents will vote for the members of local school and special district boards in elections this spring, with ballots due to the Union County Clerk on May 18, 2021. Of 59 unique individuals who filed for several positions, at least 31 are Republicans. We encourage all Union County voters to support conservative candidates. Verified Republican candidates are listed below!
Happy Tom McCall Day, Union County! Today is a day to reflect on the wisdom and success of one of Oregon’s best Governors. Among his accomplishments, Governor Tom McCall cleaned up the environment, instituted the first paid bottle recycling program in America, and made all of Oregon’s beaches public property. Learn more about his legacy online!
Delegates from the Union County Republican Central Committee joined fellow conservatives to vote for the next generation of Oregon Republican Party leaders on February 20.
Senator Dallas Heard beat incumbent Mayor Bill Currier to be elected Chair of the Oregon Republican Party.
Josephine County Commissioner Herman Baertschiger beat Umatilla County GOP Chair Suni Danforth to be elected Vice Chair.
Becky Mitts, legislative staffer to Rep. Mike Nearman, won re-election as Secretary over challenger Senator Chuck Thomsen.
Senator Dennis Linthicum was elected new Treasurer by acclamation after challenger David Darnell, CD5 GOP Chair, withdrew his candidacy and endorsed his opponent.
“New members of the Executive Committee discussed their campaigns with me early on, and I am confident that they will work well with Union County Republicans to keep common sense conservatives in office here as well as grow GOP representation in the Legislative Assembly,” said UCRCC Chair Alex McHaddad. “And as a millennial myself, I’m very excited to see the Party choose a member of my generation in Senator Heard to lead us into the future.”
For more information about the Oregon Republican Party, visit www.oregon.gop.