Turnout in the 2018 Elections
An edited version of some of Chairman James Buchal's remarks at our November 12, 2018 organizational meeting, statistics courtesy of Mark Nashif and Eric Fruits:
I don’t know about you, but the election results were quite a letdown, particularly in Oregon, and I have gotten ahold of some turnout numbers that show just how tilted the field is against us here in Oregon. The good news is that statewide, our turnout was about 79%.
MULTNOMAH COUNTY REPUBLICANS PETITION TAX SUPERVISING & CONSERVATION COMMISSION
The Multnomah County Republican Party (MCRP), acting on behalf of Multnomah County taxpayers, has made a formal demand to the Multnomah County Tax Supervising and Conservation Commission to investigate illegal uses of City funds associated with Councilwoman Chloe Eudaly’s announced plan to direct City workers to canvass door-to-door on November 2, 2018, to encourage voters to cast ballots.
MCRP Candidate/Measure Guide Now Available
We are pleased to make available the official Multnomah County Republican Party Candidate/Measure Guide, with recommendations on candidates and measures adopted at the September 17, 2018 Central Committee meeting. Experience has proven that circulation of these Guides can materially increase Republican voter turnout.
PCPs and other interested Republicans are encouraged to download the guide here, and print and circulate as many copies as possible.