The Hamilton County GOP Weekly Newsletter

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An informative newsletter published by the Hamilton County Republican Party keeping you up-to-date and informed on issues and events from Hamilton County to Washington D.C.

2018 Majority Keepers

Thank you to the following who have committed to the Chairman’s Level for 2018.

State Representative Mike Carter

State Representative Gerald McCormick

Congressman Chuck Fleischmann

Greg Vital, CEO & Founder Independent Healthcare Properties/Morning Pointe

State Senator Bo Watson

Chairman Marsha Yessick, HCGOP

It is not too late to support your local Republican Party! Join today!

Founders Level: $300/yr; $25/mo
  • 2 tickets to Lincoln Day Dinner
  • GOP T-Shirt
Sustaining Level: $1,200/yr; $100/mo
  • 4 tickets to Lincoln Day Dinner
  • 2 tickets to the Lincoln Day Dinner Private Reception
  • GOP T-Shirt
Chairman’s Level: $3,000/yr; $250/mo
    • Receive 1 table at Lincoln Day Dinner, plus 8 tickets to private reception
    • Advertising in all GOP events for 2018
    • Invitation to all GOP sponsored events for 2018
    • GOP T-Shirt
    • Copy of “Let Trump Be Trump The Inside Story of His Rise to the Presidency.”

2018 Lincoln Day Dinner

April 27, 2018

The Chattanoogan

Keynote Speaker Corey Lewandowski currently serves as president and CEO of Lewandowski Strategic Advisors, LLC. He previously served as the chief political advisor and campaign manager to Donald Trump for President. Prior to that he was an executive for Americans for Prosperity.

Private Reception begins at 5:30 P.M.
General Reception begins at 5:45 P.M.
Dinner begins at 6:45 P.M.

Tier I Table – $2,000 Allows 8 people to attend the private reception.

Tier II Table – $1,500 Allows 4 people to attend the private reception.

Tier III Table – $1,000 Allows 2 people to attend the private reception.

Individual Tickets $125

Books can be purchased for $40. A book signing will take place immediately following the dinner.

To reserve your table or tickets, please click the following link 2018 Lincoln Day Dinner .

Reservations are not complete until payment is received. You may mail your check to HCGOP | PO Box 4451 | Chattanooga | TN | 37405 or pay online below.


Get Involved Locally

Pachyderm Club of Hamilton County meets every Monday at noon at the International Towing Museum (click for directions.) Lunch is $13 and advanced reservations are requested at Membership is $50 annually. Club President is Rex Sparks.

Nightside Pachyderm Club meets every other Thursday at Western Sizzlin’ (click for directions). Dinner is optional. Social Hour begins at 5:30 pm and meeting begins at 6:30 pm.Membership is $35 annually. Club President is Alexander Brown.

Hamilton County Republican Women meets every third Tuesday at 11:30 am at Morning Pointe of Hixson (click for directions). Lunch is $5. RSVP to Membership is $25 annually and Associate Memberships are $10. Club President is Patsy Henry.

Tennessee Valley Republican Women meets every third Thursday at 6:00 pm at Wally’s in East Ridge (click for directions.) Dinner is optional. Membership cost is $25 annually and Associate Memberships are $10. Club President is Teresa Wood.

Young Republicans meet monthly at various locations. Membership dues are $50 Individual or $85 for Couples. Email for more information. Club President is Joel Barnett.

Find out what’s happening in our area


Monday, March 19 – the Pachyderm Club of Hamilton County will host a debate between District 8 County Commission candidates; Commissioner Tim Boyd and East Ridge Mayor Brent Lambert.

Tuesday, March 20 – the HCRW will host Circuit Court Judge, Div 4. Candidate Catherine White at their luncheon and the TVRW will host both Circuit Court Judge, Div 4 Candidates Judge Kyle Hedrick and Catherine White at their evening meeting.

Thursday, March 22 – the Nightside Pachyderm Club will host Circuit Court Judge, Div 4. Candidate Catherine White.

CEC Meeting is scheduled for Wednesday, March 28 at the Walden Club. Lunch is available beginning at 11:15 for $20. The business meeting will begin promptly at 12. RSVP to by Friday, March 23 if you will be eating. The County Executive Committee meets quarterly to discuss HCGOP business. All Republicans are allowed to attend, only voting members are allowed to bring issues forward and vote. Voting members include; HC Elected Officials, Club Presidents, GOP Board members and appointments by the Chairman.

The Hamilton County and Tennessee Valley Republican Women will host their annual picnic on Monday, June 4th at the Ruritan Club. Please mark your calendars!

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