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Debate Watch Parties: November 10th

Don't miss the 4th Republican debate tonight with Fox Business & Wall Street Journal.  Join one of our watch parties to hang out with fellow young Republicans and cheer on your favorite candidate! Tuesday, November 10th Main Debate: 8 PM CT, Secondary Debate: 6 PM CT Dallas County Young Republicans 7:30 PM GOP Debate Watch Party with [...]

By | November 10th, 2015|Media|

TexasYRs Support Decriminalizing Marijuana

Over 75% of our active members who took our 2015 social issues policy survey support reducing the penalty for possession of small amounts of marijuana from a Class B misdemeanor to a civil offense carrying a small fine. - Chairman Morgan This article originally appeared in the Dallas Morning News Trail Blazers Blog from Brittney [...]

By | April 12th, 2015|Media, News|

TexasYRs eager to work with Tom Mechler

Texas Young Republican Federation Chairman Richard Morgan told Breitbart Texas that he was glad to see that the new head of the state party was putting such emphasis on youth outreach. “I’m excited to work with our new Chairman, Tom Mechler,” said Morgan. “As part of Steve Munisteri’s inner circle, I’m confident Tom will be [...]

By | March 7th, 2015|Media, News|

YRNF Leads at CPAC

  YRNF will be participating again this year at CPAC! Below are highlights of how Young Republicans will be represented throughout the conference. YOUNG REPUBLICANS ON STAGE    Several Young Republicans are featured at CPAC: Chelsi Henry, Outreach Chair for YRNF, will participate in a panel at CPAC. Friday, March 15th at 3:00 EST. Chelsi was also [...]

By | March 15th, 2013|Media, News|

Young Republicans join Republicans across the state in coming together against Obamacare’s Medicaid expansion.

 Austin, Texas – March 3, 2013 –During their quarterly meeting in Austin, the Texas Young Republican Federation (TYRF) passed a resolution in opposition to expanding Medicaid funding under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. This resolution passed with a unanimous vote one day after the Texas Republican Party voted on Saturday, March 2nd to [...]

By | March 11th, 2013|Media, News, Press Release|

More taxes, more spending, more regulation​s, more costs for young people

Lisa Stickan, the Chairman of the Young Republican National Federation made the following statement in response to President Barack Obama's State of the Union:President Barack Obama laid out a plan of more taxes, more spending, more regulations, and higher costs, especially for the young people that hit with enormous cost increases as part of his [...]

By | February 14th, 2013|Media, News|

Democrat Wendy Davis “Disappointed” to be Facing Voters Again in 2014

Understanding the vast disconnect with her constituents, Democrat Senator Wendy Davisexpressed disappointment to the Fort Worth Star-Telegram Wednesday after learning she will have to face voters again in two years. Texas Senators are elected to four year staggered terms. On Wednesday, the Senate drew numbers to determine who would face reelection in 2014 and 2016. Obviously, [...]

By | January 26th, 2013|Media, News|

Texas YR’s make 35,000 Voter Contacts in Final Election Days

Texas Young Republican FederationIn the last five days of the election, the Texas YR's sent 22 people to West Palm Beach, Florida and another 28 to Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. These 50 people worked tirelessly to turn out the vote.  In Pennsylvania, the team knocked on 6,000 doors and made 4,000 phone calls over 2 days, while [...]

By | November 14th, 2012|Events, Media, News, Press Release|

RPT Leadership Proposes New Delegate Selection Process

RPT Leadership Proposes New Delegate Selection Process(L-R) Bill Crocker, Borah Van Dormolen, Patrick O'Daniel, Eric Opiela, Butch Davis, Clint MooreAs previously reported, last August the Republican National Committee adopted a new rule which requires states that hold primaries before April 1st to allocate their delegates on a proportional basis or risk losing half their delegation. In [...]

By | September 2nd, 2011|Media, News|

Texas Young Republicans Praise US District Judge Henry T Hudson’s Decision on “Nationalized Healthcare”

December 14, 2010 In a dramatic blow to the attempt by the Obama Administration and Congressional Democrats to nationalize health insurance, U.S. District Judge Henry T. Hudson ruled that the "individual mandate" -- the provision that forced citizens to purchase health insurance prescribed by the government or face hefty fines -- is un-Constitutional. Judge Hudson, [...]

By | December 15th, 2010|Media, News|