Political Buzz

Talking WA politics.

NOTICE: Political Buzz has moved.

With the launch of our new website, we've moved Political Buzz.
Visit the new section.

GOP events this week include visit from Steele

Post by John Henrikson / The News Tribune on July 6, 2010 at 6:30 pm |
July 8, 2010 4:48 pm

2nd & 29th District Republicans will host a 9th Dist congressional debate with Dick Muri and Jim Postma Wednesday at 6:30 p.m. at Dryer Fellowship Hall, 220 134th St S, Parkland. Senate candidate Dino Rossi is expected to make a special appearance.

Pierce County Republicans are hosting a meet and greet for U.S. Senate candidate Clint Didier Wednesday at 6:30 p.m. at the Puyallup Library, 324 South Meridian, Puyallup.

• The Pierce County Tea Party is hosting a Meet the Candidate for Didier at the Pierce County Library Administration Building, 3005 112th St E, Tacoma, at 5:30pm Friday.

Republican National Committee chairman Michael Steele will headline a Republican Resurgence Rally at the Tacoma Convention and Trade Center, 1500 Broadway, Saturday at 6:30 p.m. There is a $25 admission charge for the rally.

• The Tacoma 912 Project is hosting two state legislative candidate forums for all candidates. A 29th District forum will be held July 15 at 6 p.m. at Clover Park Technical College, Sharon McGavick Center, 4500 Steilacoom Blvd, Lakewood. A 27th District forum is set for July 20 at 6 p.m. at New Horizon Christian Center, 5600 Valley Ave. E., Fife.

• A group called “Be Informed WA-WA” is sponsoring a Congressional candidates forum for the 6th and 9th districts Tuesday, July 13, at 7 p.m. at the Lakewood Library, 6300 Wildaire Road SW, in Lakewood. Confirmed candidates include Republicans Dick Muri, James Postma, Doug Cloud and Jesse Young, according to the group. A $5 donation is requested. RSVP by calling Linda Pourpasand at 253-468-0946 or emailing beinformedwa.wa@gmail.com.

The News Tribune now uses Facebook commenting on selected blogs. See editor's column for more details. Commenters are expected to abide by terms of service for Facebook as well as commenting rules for thenewstribune.com. Report violators to webmaster@thenewstribune.com.