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About Texas Young Republican Federation

We at the Texas Young Republicans, are an official Republican Party of Texas auxiliary focused on Republicans ages 18 - 40. We have over thousand regular visitors at over 20 chapters across the state. Visit our local clubs page to find the chapter nearest you.

Texas YRs Push Criminal Justice Reform at RPT Convention

Texas Young Republicans represent the entire spectrum of the Republican Party.  Many Republican organizations attract only certain segments within the party. Among these are the Tea Party wing, the liberty wing, the moderate wing. The Texas Young Republicans pull from all of those groups and find a way to work together. Sometimes finding agreement on [...]

By | June 10th, 2018|News|

Statement in Support of Freedom of Conscience and Religious Freedom

We applaud the decision of the Supreme Court that affirmed the importance of the constitutional right of not only freedom of speech, but also freedom of expression and religious freedom upon which our nation was founded. In the 7-2 majority decision, justices appointed by both President Obama and President Clinton sided with conservative justices in [...]

By | June 4th, 2018|News|

Statement in Support of Striking Down Ban on Online Sports Betting

The Texas Young Republican Federation (TYRF) is thankful and supportive of the recent decision by the Supreme Court of the United States to rule the federal ban on sports betting, Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act (PASPA), as unconstitutional. We back this decision for three reasons:   We support personal responsibility. While we take no [...]

By | May 19th, 2018|News|

Texas YRs Recognize Congressional Candidates Lance Gooden and Dan Crenshaw

Two Texas Young Republican members are running for United States Congress and are in runoffs to be decided today.  Lance Gooden and Dan Crenshaw are among the most prominent of over a dozen Young Republicans to run for office in this election cycle. Their support from individuals within the Texas Young Republican Federation is significant. [...]

By | May 16th, 2018|News|

Official Statement of The Texas Young Republicans to the SREC Concerning Open Booth Policy

First and foremost we, the Texas Young Republicans would like to thank you for your hard work and dedication to the Republican cause. Even when we disagree and are divided, we can still commend our fellow Republicans for their efforts. As President Reagan once said, “The person who agrees with you 80 percent of the [...]

By | April 10th, 2018|News|

TYRF passes resolution opposing the practice of paying for endorsements in Republican primaries.

  Last night, TYRF passed a resolution opposing the practice of paying for endorsements in Republican primaries. The text is below: TYRF Resolution Condemning Pay-to-Play Slate Endorsements WHEREAS: The Texas Young Republican Federation supports electoral integrity and condemns the practice of "pay-for-play" endorsements due to their corrosive and corrupting impact on the electoral process, and [...]

By | February 26th, 2018|News|

TYRF Mourns those lost in Las Vegas

Our hearts are heavy today as we mourn the loss of life in a senseless act of cowardice and evil. We offer our thoughts and prayers to all those affected by the shooting in Las Vegas. While this act of violence is among our nation's worst, it will not deter out spirit. We will continue [...]

By | October 2nd, 2017|News, Press Release|

How you can help Hurricane Harvey Victims

Dear Texas Young Republicans: I am only one, but still I am one.  I cannot do everything, but still I can do something; and because I cannot do everything, I will not refuse to do the something that I can do.  –Edward Everett Hale Thousands upon thousands of our fellow Texans woke up this morning to [...]

By | August 27th, 2017|News, Press Release|

A Resolution of Thanks to the Chairman James Dickey, Vice Chair Amy Clark, and the Republican Party of Texas (RPT) Staff

Author: Jason Vaughn – HOT YRs WHERAS​,​ Chairman Dickey, Vice Chair Clark, and the RPT Staff have shown increased interest in transparency and openness of both process and thought; WHERAS​,​ Chairman Dickey, Vice Chair Clark, and the RPT Staff have reach out to include grassroots activists of all ages and stripes to offer their gifts, [...]

By | August 14th, 2017|News|

TYRF Statement of Support for the Republican Liberty Caucus of Texas

AUSTIN, TX July, 13, 2017 – The Texas Young Republican Federation believes that, in order to safeguard conservative values for future generations of Texans we must enthusiastically support candidates and issues. While often a challenging task, it can be done effectively by understanding there is power in numbers and by accepting the fact that joining [...]

By | July 13th, 2017|News, Press Release|