Bush Legacy Republican Women
Events for the Bush Legacy Republican Women of Parker County
Thu, 01/19/2012 - 11:45am
Michael Quinn Sullivan
Michael Quinn Sullivan, president and CEO of Empower Texans, and its premier project, Texans for Fiscal Responsibility, will be the featured speaker at the Jan. 19 meeting of Bush Legacy Republican Women. The meeting will be at 11:45 a.m. at the Doss Heritage and Culture Center in Weatherford.
The Fort Worth Star Telegram has said Sullivan “slays taxpayer dragons in Austin… When the heat is on in Austin, Michael Quinn Sullivan knows how to make it even hotter.”
Texas Monthly recently named Sullivan one of the 25 most influential people working in Texas politics. The article dubbed him “the enforcer” for his ability to motivate grassroots voters. The national political magazine “Campaigns & Elections” listed him as one of the state’s most influential political figures.
A graduate of Texas A&M University, Sullivan has worked as a reporter for two daily Texas newspapers, and served as press secretary to a Member of Congress. He has also trained conservative and libertarian leaders on effective communications strategies.
He spent five years with the Texas Public Policy Foundation, where he served as vice president, before being tapped to lead Empower Texans.
Sullivan’s commentaries have appeared in newspapers and magazines around the state and nation. He is a frequent guest on talk radio programs, and regularly called upon to address policy and political issues before groups across the country.
The Bush Legacy Republican Women meet the third Thursday of the month at 7 p.m. at the Doss Heritage and Culture Center.
The Bush Legacy Republican Women Peppermints & Pachyderms Christmas party will be at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 15 at Patty and Roger Williams' Family Museum. 5 Crown Road, Weatherford. Women and men are invited. For reservations or more information call 817-441-6290.
Thu, 11/17/2011 - 11:30am
Sue Walker, Justice of the Second Court of Appeals
Sue Walker, Justice of the Second Court of Appeals, will speak at the Bush Legacy Republican Women’s Luncheon at 11:30 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 17. Reservations are required. Cost of the meal and meeting is $15. To make a reservation, call 817-441-6290.
Justice Walker was raised in Amarillo, Texas. She graduated with high honors from the University of Texas in Austin in 1982 and from Texas Tech University School of Law in 1986. She is Board Certified in Civil Appellate Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization (1993-present). Prior to her judicial service, Justice Walker was a solo practitioner practicing civil and criminal appellate law. She is a former adjunct professor of law at Texas Wesleyan School of Law where she taught Criminal Appellate Procedure. Justice Walker previously served as a law clerk and staff attorney for the Fifth District Court of Appeals.
Thu, 10/20/2011 - 11:30am
Suzanna Gratia Hupp, a former Republican member of the Texas House of Representatives and a public advocate for gun rights will be the featured speaker at the October meeting of the Bush Legacy Republican Women of Weatherford at 11:30 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 20 at the Doss Heritage and Culture Center in Weatherford.
Hupp is a survivor of the Oct. 16, 1991 massacre in Killeen, Texas. She and her parents were having lunch at Luby’s Cafeteria when a man drove his truck into the restaurant and opened fire on the patrons. Hupp has since authored a memoir recounting her experiences in the massacre, entitled “From Luby’s to the Legislature: One Woman’s Fight Against Gun Control.”
Lunch reservations are required for the meeting. The cost of the lunch and meeting is $15. To reserve a spot, or for more information, call Patsy Perkins at 817-441-6290.
Sat, 08/27/2011 (All day)
From Bush Legacy Republican Women:
Clear Fork Station’s Banquet Hall in Willow Park will be transformed into a “Speak Easy” on August 27th as Bush Legacy Republican Women step back in time for a Casino party. Ladies clad in fringe and feathers as Flappers and men in their dark suits and fedora hats will have a Casino Party and silent auction to raise funds for the upcoming political activities in Parker County. Local citizens will come as Al Capone, James Cagney, and Elliott Ness. Steve Markwardt will be the emcee and provide the 1920s music. When you purchase your tickets you will be given a password for entry. Tickets are $50 each if you get them early. They will be $60 at the door.
Thu, 08/18/2011 - 11:30am
Arlene Wohlgemuth, Executive Director of Texas Public Policy Foundation, will speak to the Bush Legacy Republican Women of Weatherford at their luncheon at 11:30 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 18 at the Doss Heritage and Culture Center.
The Texas Public Policy Foundation is a 501(c) 3 non-profit, non-partisan research institute.
The Foundation’s stated mission is to promote and defend liberty, personal responsibility, and free enterprise in Texas and the nation by educating and affecting policymakers and the Texas public policy debate with academically sound research and outreach.
Thu, 07/21/2011 - 11:30am
Chuck KatlicChuck Katlic of Weatherford will be the speaker for the July meeting of Bush Legacy Republican Women at 11:30 a.m. Thursday, July 21 at the Doss Heritage and Culture Center. Katlic recently returned from an “Honor Flight” to Washington, D. C. These flights are given to veterans of World War II to take them to see the monument to their service and to all their buddies who served in the “Great War.”
Katlic was in the Battle of the Bulge, the deadly battle with the Germans on Dec. 16, 1944, where America suffered 90,000 causalities, 19,000 of which were fatalities.
Thu, 06/16/2011 - 11:30am
Cathie Adams of the Texas Eagle Forum will speak at the June 16 meeting of Bush Legacy Republican Women of Weatherford at 11:30 a.m. in the Doss Heritage and Culture Center.
Adams was named by Campaigns and Elections magazine as one of the top 50 Republican influencers in Texas. She has been an election judge, a member of the district, state and national resolutions/platform committees; and a delegate to the 1992, 1996, 2000, 2004 and 2008 Republican National Conventions. She has served both as Republican National Committeewoman for Texas and as Chairman of the Republican Party of Texas.
Thu, 05/19/2011 - 11:30am
Dr. Jeffrey F. Addicott is a Distinguished Professor of Law and the Director of the Center for Terrorism Law at St. Mary's University School of Law, San Antonio, Texas. He was an active duty Army officer in the Judge Advocate General's Corps for twenty years, retiring in 2000 at the rank of Lieutenant Colonel. He will speak to the members of Bush Legacy Republican Women on May 19th at the Doss Heritage Center.