Appomattox County Republican Committee
Republican Party of Virginia
As Chairman of the Appomattox County Committee of the Republican Party of Virginia, and pursuant to the Plan of Organization and as recommended and directed by the Committee, I, Mike Schmitt, do hereby issue this Call for a Mass Meeting to be held: Jamerson Library Main Street, Appomattox, VA
OR an alternate site if necessary
March 8, 2016 7:00pm
Mass Meeting Purposes:
A. Electing up to 175 Delegates and an equal number of Alternates to the Republican Party of Virginia’s State Convention, to be held April 29-30, 2016 James Madison Convocation Center, Harrisonburg, VA. Pittsylvania County is entitled to 35 Delegate Votes.
B. Electing up to 175 Delegates and an equal number of Alternates to the 5th Congressional District
Republican Convention, to be held on Saturday, May 14, 2016 at the Nelson County High School, Lovingston, VA or an alternate site if necessary. Appomattox County is entitled to 35 Delegate Votes.
C. Election of Appomattox County Republican Committee Unit Officers as follows: Chairman, Vice-Chair, Secretary, and Treasurer.
D. And for the transaction of such other business as may properly come before the Mass Meeting.
All legal and qualified voters of Appomattox County, under the laws of the Commonwealth of Virginia,
regardless of race, religion, national origin or sex, who are in accord with the principles of the Republican Party and who, if requested, express in open meeting either orally or in writing as may be required, their intent to support all of its nominees for public office in the ensuing election, may participate as members of the Republican Party of Virginia in its mass meetings, party canvasses, conventions or primaries encompassing their respective election districts.
State and 5th District Convention Delegate Filing Requirements:
Delegate candidates for election at said Mass Meeting shall file a separate application for each Convention.
Beginning February 12, 2016 and ending March 1, 2016 at 5:00 PM, Delegate candidates may pre-file
applications by email to firstname.lastname@example.org or by mail to Cindy Hall, Secretary, PO Box 436, Concord, VA 24538. Postmarks will not govern. OR Delegate candidates may present a completed Delegate candidate application to the Secretary upon their registration at the Mass Meeting. Each respective application is attached to this Call and is also available at rpv.org. It is the responsibility of the Delegate candidate to confirm receipt of application with the Secretary.
Appomattox County Republican Committee Unit Officers Filing Requirements:
Candidates for election or nomination at said Mass Meeting shall complete at the Mass Meeting registration, an application declaring their intent to run for a specific office. Only candidates for Chairman will be required to pay a $15.00 filing fee.
The Republican Party of Virginia is requesting a voluntary $35 filing fee from all individuals seeking election as a Delegate to the State Convention. Checks need to be made out to the “Republican Party of Virginia”.
The Republican Committee of the 5th Congressional District is requesting a voluntary $25 filing fee from all individuals seeking election as a Delegate to the 5th Congressional District Convention. Checks need to be made out to the “Appomattox County Republican Committee”.
All filing fees may be mailed to: Karen Angulo, Treasurer, PO Box 955, Concord, VA 24538.
Paid for and authorized by the Appomattox County Republican Committee
Delegate File Form – 5th Congressional District – Appomattox County Republican Unit
Appomattox County Republican Unit
Update on future meetings to elections:
March 1, 2016 Tuesday – Time – 6:00am to 7:00pm precincts open
Presidential Primary – vote
March 8, 2016 Tuesday – Time – 7:30pm Location: Appomattox Library
157 Main St, Appomattox, VA 24522
ACRU local meeting to present unit “Call” – to select delegates to 5th District Convention
April 29-30, 2016 Friday/Saturday 2:30pm/12:00pm to 5:00pm
Location: James Madison University Convocation Center
895 University Blvd. Harrisonburg, VA 22807
Virginia State Quadrennial Convention – Delegates to select presidential candidate
May 14, 2016 Saturday – Time – 11:00am
Location: Nelson County High School
6919 Thomas Nelson Hwy, Lovingston, VA 22949
5th District Convention – Select candidate to replace Robert Hurt in Congress
July 18-21, 2016 Saturday – Tuesday – Location: Quicken Loans Arena
1 Center Ct, Cleveland, OH 44115
Republican National Convention – Appomattox County Unit – 35 delegates
November 8, 2016 Tuesday – Appomattox precincts open at 6:00am to 7:00pm
Presidential Election – vote