BAXTER COUNTY REPUBLICAN COMMITTEE MEETING
NEXT MEETING March 28, 2023, 6:00 p.m.
We will meet at 6pm at Ruben's Fiesta Restaurant, located at 23 Kg Lane,
Mountain Home, AR 72653. Please arrive by 5:30 if you plan to eat. Ruben’s
will be providing a fajita buffet in the range of $10-15.
1. Call to order
3. Pledge of Allegiance
4. Roll Call
5. Minutes of the Feb 18, 2023 Meeting
6. Introduction of guests-Lisa House
1. Treasurer-- Sid Williams
2. BCRW-Mary Glotzl
3. BCRMC- To Be Announced
4. Election Commission #1- Lynne Weaver
5. Election Commission #2- Bill Andres
6. Quorum Court- Roger Steele
7. 1st District Comm: Dennis Chafa and Meghan Cauthorn
8. Communication and Audit Committee: Tony Chamberlain
Chairman: Chris Chamberlin: We will be having an election to fill the vacant
State Committeeman slot.
Lisa House will be our guest speaker.
Minutes From Feb 28, 2023
The Baxter County Republican Committee met for its regular monthly meeting.
Chairman Chris Chamberlin called the meeting to order at 6:00pm.
Sid Williams led in prayer
Pledge of Allegiance
Chris Chamberlin Led The Pledge of Allegiance
Elected Members & Guests Signed in: 80, Proxy Forms Received: 2
Please always sign the Roll Call Sheet for Members or the Sheet for Guests when you
come into the meeting.
Minutes of the BCRC meeting from Feb. 18, 2023 were approved as submitted.
Guests at today’s meeting are: Mark Howson
Barry Eggers video
Please remember that if any member of the committee misses 3 (three) meetings in a
row, those members are not eligible to vote in any meeting until they go to 2 (two)
meetings in a row. And then, at that second meeting they will be able to vote. If you are
worried about missing the third meeting, then you should send a proxy.
Also, if you don’t sign in, you may not be eligible to vote.
BCRC Treasurer Report: Sid Williams reported the bank balance was: $22,322.
TLRW: Mary Glotzl announced the TLRW have a new place to meet. They have also
changed their name to: Baxter County Republican Women. They will be meeting at the
Elks Club in Mountain Home the 3rd Thursday of every month, 11:30 lunch, 12:00 noon
meeting. All who are interested, please come.
BCRM: Gary Smith announced a new meeting place as well. They will meet at the Elks,1st
Thurs. each month. Noon-1pm meeting. Come early if you will be eating.
Election Commission: Lynne Weaver: Lynne & Bill are working on the upcoming
Schoolboard elections & are going thru training.
Bill Andres: No report
BCQC: Roger Steele- QC meets the 1st Tuesday of every month at the BC Courthouse.
Next meeting is 6 p.m. March 7, 2023. Everyone is invited to come. Roger related that
at the last meeting the Quorum Court Legislative committee that they voted to present
to the full court, an ordinance to prevent new & future landfills in Baxter County.
1st Congressional District: Dennis Chafa reported the 1st Congressional District next
meeting is coming up in March and he will try to get out the information as soon as he
gets it. Wants all to know that there will be opportunities for everyone to get on our
BCRC committees here in Baxter County. Please everyone step-up, get involved, and
help with the committees.
Communications Committee: Tony Chamberlain. The Web Page is up and running under
Baxtergop.com. Please check it out. Thanks to all who worked on getting this up and
Audit Committee: Tony Chamberlain announced that the audit was completed by a
gentleman that has many years of experience in accounting and auditing, and that the
audit was submitted and approved.
Chris Chamberlin discussed making resolutions.
He also discussed starting a Young Republicans Chapter. Ben Luelf will lead the effort.
Congrats to New members unanimously voted in 2/28/2023
Nominated Members to be…Please be sure you show next meeting March 28, 2023 to
be voted in. You will not be able to vote if you are not a committee member.
9 delegates were elected to fill vacancies for the District one March 18th meeting.
Thanks to all who have helped build this Committee, whether in the past, present or
New Business: Guest speaker, Mark Howson gave a talk on the proposed School board
Chris Chamberlin played a video from Barry Eggers who is running for District 1 Rep. to
state Committee. Mr. Eggers is asking for our votes.
Tony Chamberlain Introduced Scott Booth, who is running for a School Board position.
Scott announced his campaign, gave a speech & asked for our votes.
Meeting Adjourned around 8:00 p.m.
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BCRC MEETING 02/28/2023 (rumble.com)
Please follow above link for a video recording of the 2/28/2023 BCRC meeting.