Welcome to the Gregg County Republican Party’s County Convention! Below is information about the Convention for attendees, delegates, and alternates. If you have any additional questions, please email us, call the headquarters at 903-297-1908, or come by the office.
Date and Location
March 22, 2014
9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Pine Tree Auditorium @ Silver Falls & Pine Tree Rd
General Rules for Republican Conventions
These are the rules prescribed by the Republican Party of Texas regulating county and other conventions. County conventions must abide by these rules. Supplemental rules may be added (see below), but the rules prescribed cannot be changed. Sections related to the county conventions:
- “General Rules for All Conventions and Meetings” (Rules 1-9; pp. 1-4)
- “General Rules for All Conventions” (Rules 10-18; pp. 5-7)
- “General Rules for County, Senatorial, District, and State Conventions” (Rules 23-32; pp. 9-17)
Proposed Supplementary Rules for the Gregg GOP County Convention
These supplementary rules are recommended by the Gregg GOP County Convention Rules Committee. Delegates will have an opportunity to debate and vote on them.
2014 Convention Agenda – as prescribed by Rule 30 of the “General Rules for County, Senatorial, District, and State Conventions.”
Delegates will have the opportunity to debate and vote on the proposed resolutions. To be considered at the county convention, resolutions can be provided through passage at Precinct Conventions or may be brought to the Gregg County Republican Party headquarters at 220 N. Fredonia St. no later than 4 PM March 10, 2014.
Gregg County Delegation to the Texas GOP State Convention
County convention delegates will elect a slate of delegates/alternates to the Texas Republican Convention. If you want to be considered for this position, apply at the Precinct Convention on March 4th, or at the Republican Party HQ no later than 4 PM March 10, 2014, or apply upon registration at the county convention.
How Delegate Strength Calculated: 17,259 votes cast for Governor in 2010 General Election; 1 delegate for every 300 votes = 58 delegates to State Convention 2014 (cf. Rule #23A.b.2) This ratio may be changed by the Executive Committee of the Republican Party of Texas prior to the convention.