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Events for the Bush Legacy Republican Women of Parker County

Candidate Forum

April 17, 2012 by Anonymous

Event Date: 
Thu, 04/19/2012 - 11:30am

The Bush Legacy Republican Women are having a candidate forum program for their monthly meeting at the Doss Heritage and Culture Center at 11:30 a.m. on Thursday, April 19. For reservations, please call Lori Gross at 817-613-1098.

Political Meeting

February 13, 2012 by Anonymous

Event Date: 
Thu, 03/15/2012 - 11:30am

The Bush Legacy Republican Women meet at 11:30 a.m. the third Thursday of each month at the Doss Heritage and Culture Center in Weatherford. For more information, call Dottie Worthington at 817-594-0291

Political Meeting

January 16, 2012 by Anonymous

Event Date: 
Thu, 01/19/2012 - 11:45am

Michael Quinn SullivanMichael 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.

Meeting

January 10, 2012 by Anonymous

Event Date: 
Thu, 02/16/2012 - 7:00pm

The Bush Legacy Republican Women meet the third Thursday of the month at 7 p.m. at the Doss Heritage and Culture Center.

Republican Christmas

December 12, 2011 by Anonymous

Event Date: 
Thu, 12/15/2011 - 6:30pm

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.

Political Meeting

November 8, 2011 by Anonymous

Event Date: 
Thu, 11/17/2011 - 11:30am

Sue Walker, Justice of the Second Court of AppealsSue 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.

Survivor of Killeen massacre to speak to BLRW

October 10, 2011 by Anonymous

Event Date: 
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.

The Roaring Twenties to Return at Clear Fork Station

August 23, 2011 by Anonymous

Event Date: 
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.

Political meeting

August 9, 2011 by Anonymous

Event Date: 
Thu, 08/18/2011 - 11:30am

Arlene WohlgemuthArlene Wohlgemuth
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.

BLRW welcomes Chuck Katlic and military moms

July 12, 2011 by Anonymous

Event Date: 
Thu, 07/21/2011 - 11:30am

Chuck KatlicChuck 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.

Sports Calendar

Thursday, April 17

  • Aledo Girls Golf will compete in the Region I Tournament at Diamondback GC in Abilene

  • Ladycat Softball vs Arlington Heights; V-7 JV-5:30

Friday, April 18

Tuesday, April 22

Friday, April 25

Tuesday, April 29

  • Aledo Girls Golf will compete in the State Tournament at Onion Creek GC in Austin.

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